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1500 days

 Date: 10/10/15 17:30   in : Psychology 

ADD My brother Michael was diagnosed with ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder), a neurological condition in which the brain has problems organizing the numerous stimuli that are incoming at any given moment, as well as selecting an appropriate response. He is now 14 and t...

 

1489 days

 Date: 10/21/15 10:44   in : Psychology 

Why We Act the Way We Do I decided to examine my life using the cognitive perspective because I'm easily able to relate my choices in life, to the way cognitive thinking is applied, and under the umbrella of the cognitive perspective, stand Piaget's theories, directive therapy techni...

 

1495 days

 Date: 10/15/15 14:00   in : Psychology 

Psychology of Punishment and Reinforcement In the world of child development everyone has his or her way of parenting. With that being said there is a proper way and an improper way. As children have developing brains with developing minds, they can't always make very good judgments ...

 

1486 days

 Date: 10/25/15 04:03   in : Psychology 

Stress In Athletics Stress In Athletics In the Journal article by Mark H. Anshel, entitled Qualitative Validation of a Model For Coping With Acute Stress In Sports. Explains how stress affects athletes, and how they can go about to deal with the problem, or cope with the problem....

 

1503 days

 Date: 10/07/15 21:33   in : Psychology 

Scientology Scientology New Age Religion or Bizarre Cult? 1 Many people have heard of the revolutionary new religious practice called Scientology. However, the majority of people who have heard of it, have little knowledge of the principles and practices behind the religion. In fac...

 

1484 days

 Date: 10/26/15 15:33   in : Psychology 

Stigma as Ego Depletion In the empirical article, "Stigma as Ego Depletion: How Being the Target of Prejudice Affects Self-Control," writers Michael Inzlicht, Linda McKay, and Joshua Aronson researched the correlation between stigma and self-regulation. They hypothesize that stigmati...

 

1502 days

 Date: 10/08/15 16:18   in : Psychology 

Computers And The Internet Computers and the Internet My paper is about the history of the computer and the Internet and how they affect society. Technology plays a big role in society. The affects of the technology on society are endless. Some are good and some are bad. Te...

 

1494 days

 Date: 10/17/15 06:43   in : Psychology 

P.T.S.D Directed Forgetting of Trauma Cues in Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse With and Without Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Children that are in sexual abuse situations are smaller and not as powerful as their predator. In some cases these predators might be family...

 

1498 days

 Date: 10/12/15 23:38   in : Psychology 

Energy Drinks and Comorbid Bipolar Disorder Our study was to determine whether energy drinks (high amounts of caffeine) have a correlation to relapse with patients who have comorbid bipolar spectrum disorder. The researchers studied three patients who had admitted themselves to a reh...

 

1491 days

 Date: 10/20/15 01:37   in : Psychology 

Operating Definition of Organizational Behavior Operating Definition of Organizational Behavior In this paper I will discuss the definition of organizational behavior, and key elements, which constitutes the organizational behavior. The philosophy of organizational behavior on a ba...

 

1490 days

 Date: 10/21/15 02:47   in : Psychology 

Dangerous Advertising Dangerous Advertising Advertisers will do anything to capture the attention of their audience. They have been known to take extreme measures to ensure that their message gets across. Through the use of sexuality and social clichés they capture audienc...

 

1488 days

 Date: 10/22/15 12:55   in : Psychology 

The Concept of Greed Greed. It is one of the, if not the, most powerful forces on the planet. It manifests itself in all aspects of life, in all people living. It's a deadly sin, yet it cannot be stopped. So how would one outline and define such a powerful force? It's not as easy as ...

 

1492 days

 Date: 10/19/15 01:31   in : Psychology 

John Locke and Politics Introduction The assignment is based on the whole character sketch of John Locke and what he felt about almost everything in the spheres of Politics. He was the founder of utilitarianism and that is one of the most important in a democracy. He is one of the fe...

 

Mesmerism, Hypnotism And Spiritualism In Margaret Atwood’s Alias Grace 1. Dr. med Franz Anton Mesmer: (1734-1815), Austrian physician, known for inducing a trancelike state, called mesmerism, as a curative agent. Mesmer was born near Constance, Germany, and educated at the Unive...

 

1501 days

 Date: 10/09/15 17:51   in : Psychology 

Gangs Gangs Gangs in some form have been around for centuries. No one knows how many gangs exist in America today. Today there are thousands of gangs in America but they all seem to be smaller attachments of the larger gangs, such as the Crips, Bloods, and Latin Kings. In C...

 

1500 days

 Date: 10/11/15 03:14   in : Psychology 

Autism Autism Sleep deficiency, having a high pain and fear thresh hold, poor social skills and echolalia are all common characteristics of autism. Autism is a "neurobiological disorder" that impairs communication and social skills. There is as of yet no clear consensus on the exac...

 

1494 days

 Date: 10/17/15 09:53   in : Psychology 

Impact of Divorce on Children Divorce can be an extremely difficult experience for both children and parents. It introduces a massive change creating a challenging new family circumstance in which to live. There are about one million children each year that experience their parent's ...

 

1494 days

 Date: 10/16/15 14:16   in : Psychology 

Eating Dirorder and Body Image "Looks don't matter; beauty is only skin-deep." We hear these sayings everyday, and yet we live in a society that seems to contradict this very idea. If looks don't matter, then why does the media use airbrushing to hide any flaws that a person has? If...

 

1501 days

 Date: 10/10/15 08:53   in : Psychology 

The Attentional Blink Vision is arguably the most important sense for most human beings; and, as could be expected, several parts of the brain are involved in processing visual information (Bear, Connors, & Paradiso, 2001). As vision is the main provider of information about threats ...

 

1493 days

 Date: 10/17/15 18:55   in : Psychology 

Girls and STEM Research As one of PHS's high school counsellors, I see a tremendous amount of women that steer away from the science, technology, engineering, and Mathematics, (STEM) courses. It is extremely urgent that we start sparking interest in girls to find enjoyment in these c...

 

1485 days

 Date: 10/25/15 21:11   in : Psychology 

Physical Therapy Physical Therapy There are some jobs that are serious and some that are fun. There are some jobs that people will need motivation to go to that next level. The job that I chose has all those aspects. Physical therapy is a job where I could use my h...

 

1499 days

 Date: 10/12/15 09:51   in : Psychology 

Alcoholism article reaction and summary Harvard Mental Health Letter Drug Treatments for Alcoholism President and fellows of Harvard April 2002 , 4 pages This article focuses on and discusses the varied treatments for alcoholi...

 

1494 days

 Date: 10/16/15 11:27   in : Psychology 

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Introduction Nearly every child has moments of inattentiveness, restlessness, daydreaming or hyperactivity; but if a child exhibits these characteristics with great intensity and consistency then seriousness of the issues is suspected w...

 

1488 days

 Date: 10/23/15 07:09   in : Psychology 

The Ugly Duckling Effect The team beauty or beautiful is described as a combination of qualities such as color form that pleases the aesthetic senses especially sight over the years beauty has been portrayed in many different ways in order for women to the “ideal” women. In the artic...

 

1487 days

 Date: 10/24/15 09:13   in : Psychology 

Case Study - Three Year Old Boy General Information Dylan is a 3-year-old boy who during the month of June this year has attended preschool for the first time three days a week for three hours in the morning. I chose this child because this is his first preschool experience and I pai...