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APA Style Citations

How do I properly site web addresses? I had to do a Professional Development Plan paper for my Ethics class. I found my information on different web sites. I need to site using APA format. http://www.ehow.com/about_5105841_counselor-career-requirements.html http://www.lsbep.org/forms.php http://www.lpcboard.org http://www

What is advocacy and promoting equity?

Please help with the following problem about advocacy and equity. As a substance abuse counselor, describe ways to advocate for clients and influence public policy to improve access and quality of services to underserved and/or marginalized populations.

Physical Changes in Middle Adulthood

Hi, I need some assistance with the following question: - Are there any positive things to say about middle adulthood in terms of physical changes? - Are there any positive things to say about middle adulthood experiences?

Death, Dying, and Grieving

Robert Kastenbaum (2009) emphasize five components and they are people, places or contexts, times, objects and symbols. Questions: 1) Analyze the five components of the death system and describe each component, as well as discuss the cultural variations associated with them. 2) Also discuss the death system in the context

Effects of Stereotypes

Can you help me get started with this. Approx 400-450 words two references original only please. Discuss three stereotypes you encounter in your own life and the effect those stereotypes can have on others. This can be a stereotype you realize you have been guilty of holding or someone else's. 1. Explain what the stereotype

Middle Adulthood Development

1) Describe the physical changes that we encounter during middle adulthood. For example, what health changes do we experience during this time period? 2) What hormonal changes do women encounter during menopause? 3) How do these changes collectively influence our growth of development during midlife?

Stages of Abnormal Psychology

In reviewing the major DSM IV-TR categories of eating, substance abuse, sex/gender/sexual, and personality disorders there are various classifications that are analyzed where they are specific to the stages of abnormal psychology. Under these classifications, how are they examined and how are the components of biology, cogni

Analysis of the Stages of Adulthood

1). Describe the impact of the 10 daily hassles and the 10 daily uplifts on the midlife stage of adulthood. This research was done by Kanner, A.D., Coyne, J. C., Schaefer, C., & Lazarus, R. S., titled Comparison of the two modes of stress measurement. 2). In your solution, please address the role of stress and personal contr

Multivariate Analysis

Please provide an explanation of when multivariate analysis is appropriate for a quantitative study. Conclude your posting by describing your personal interests in one of the multivariate statistical tests and its potential usefulness to you in future research.

Fallacies Construct

Part A Considering the fallacies construct, give (4) four different arguments that display distinct fallacies. Give an explanation of why each makes a mistake in drawing the conclusion it does. Part B One rich source of fallacies is the media: television, radio, magazines, and the Internet (including, of course, commerci

Theories of Learning

What are the contributions of the major theorists who worked to develop classical conditioning, operant conditioning, and neobehaviorism?

A Substance Abuse Prevention Strategy

Provide a description of a substance abuse prevention strategy that might implement with a specific population in the community. Describe the population and explain both why one selected the strategy and how the strategy might be effective with the population selected.

Mental disorders and how they differ

In accordance to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, biological, emotional, cognitive, and behavioral components of anxiety, mood/affective, and dissociative/somatoform disorders have been analyzed and reviewed in regards to abnormal and normal behavior. What are their foundations are and how do they diff

Career or Vocational issues of the character Hannibal Lecter

Please help with the following problem. What are the career or vocational issues of the character Hannibal Lecter? I need an explanation of any career or vocational issues Hannibal Lecter may be experiencing (from a clinical perspective). Please use the DSM IV manual as part of the analysis of these issues.

Risk and Resilience and Hannibal Lecter

Please help with the following problem. What are the Risk and Resilience Factors of the character Hannibal Lecter? Need an explanation of your Hannibal's risk and resilience factors from a clinical perspective, and where you got the information.

Differences in qualitative and quantitative research methods

Qualitative and quantitative research methods produce different types of data that are reported in the results section of a research article. Briefly describe the differences in these data types. Is one type more scientific than the other? Why or why not? Response to be at least 300 words with in text citations and reference gi

Qualitative or Quantitative Research Methods, Or Both

Briefly contrast qualitative and quantitative research methods. When is each method most effectively used to explore specific types of research questions? Is one method more scientific than the other? Why or why not? [Response to be at least 300 words with in-text citations and references given. Reference should be excluded from

The Three Core Conditions for Therapeutic Change

Based on your understanding of the humanistic approach to counselling in general and the person-centered school in particular, do you think that the three "core conditions" are indeed sufficient for producing a "therapeutic personality change"? Discuss Karl Rogers and person-centered therapy (PCT). See attachment for readings.

Assessing Code of Ethics

Pick one of the areas regarding the Code and assessments that interests you. Write a detailed evaluation of the standard you have selected. Be sure to assess the importance of this standard in the area of assessments and personal and socio-cultural influences on one's own beliefs, values, and decision making. Use the text and th

Enforceable Standards in the Ethics Code

Evaluate one of the enforceable standards in the Ethics Code and how it applies to an area of your specialization. For example, students in the ABA track might chose to apply an enforceable standard to work with children who have autism. You should evaluate the Ethics Code and how each section on the standard you chose will affe

Ethics in Practice Compared

Compared to the great potential for harm that can exist in a relationship that is both professional and sexual, how dangerous does this situation seem from your vantage point (particularly in regards to psychology student/professor relationships)?

Psychology Program Capstone Project

Please help me with a brief synopsis of a Capstone Project Assessment of Children with Behavioral Problems and a brief summary of your reflections on Capstone Project experiences. By reflecting on the experiences with the Capstone Project, what aspects of the Capstone Project and course have helped you to become more of a schola

Summarizing in a Client Session

A counselor begins to summarize then changes his mind and asks the client to summarize what she got out of a session. What do you think of this approach to a planning summary? Are there any pitfalls to letting the client summarize?

Reaction to Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer and Sex Roberto Martinez (http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1300/J236v09n01_07?journalCode=wzgp20) After reading the article about sexual complications from prostate cancer by Martinez (2005), post a note to Mr. Martinez specifying: 1) your personal reaction to the article and 2) what you learned