Research at least four articles that address the issue of Evidence-Based Practice (EBP). Compose an informed answer that includes a discussion of why current trends in psychology are leading toward EBP, and counter-opinions that oppose this trend. Include answers to queries relevant to this issue such as why are EBP important, w
Article Review: "Women, men, and all the other categories: Psychologies for theorizing human diversity"
"Women, men, and all the other categories: Psychologies for theorizing human diversity" By: Eva Magnusson Nordic Psychology 2011, Vol. 63(2), 88-114 1) What are the independent variables? How are the subjects or data grouped? (Note: Variable data is data that is manipulated to determine its causal effect on some set of d
Mary comes to a community mental health center with her support system such as her husband, her children and spouses, grandchildren, and cousins. The receptionist called Mary's name and she begins to frown and she points out her slip is showing. I can't figure out what to say, and she requested that her family members comes into
Existential approach has some very attractive and effective techniques, however, some people have referred to this theoretical approach as a philosophy, not a treatment. While an argument can be made relative to epistemology and methodology, it is obvious to me that the existential approach has not been subjected to tests (e.g.,
Please help with the following ethics problem. Provide at least 200 words in the solution. Research demonstrates that pregnant mothers who are married tend to have much lower risk of problems than mothers who are not married. Does this evidence justify the need for society to promote marriage, for the sake of the healthy gr
Would you explain why evidence-based practice is necessary, and who benefits? What are its strengths and weaknesses? How would a pluralistic approach differ?
(1) Describe educational principals derived from Piaget's and Vygotsky's theories. In your opinion, which would be more applicable in an educational setting and why? (2) Describe the impact of child-rearing styles on child development, note cultural variations in child-rearing beliefs and practices.
I need help with the following: Assess the strengths and limitations of an experimental design and quasi-experimental design. Recommend a quantitative design for 'On False Memories' research. Include a rationale for why that design would be most appropriate. For the designs that you did not choose, state why each one i
Can you outline characteristics of evidence-based child maltreatment interventions?
Analyze the risks and implications of poly-substance abuse. Then, explain the process of how substance abusers may become cross-tolerant when using and/or abusing two different substances.
Comparison (similarities and differences) of the physiological effects and addictive properties of two substances, one each from two of the three following categories: 1. hallucinogens 2. inhalants 3. steroids
Discuss how psychometric tests can be used ethically and responsibly with clients from diverse backgrounds.
Can you please explain in a brief summary the three contributions that Kohlberg made in moral development?
I need to create a presentation on "Paraphrasing". Please provide some ideas and comments on this topic as I will need to create a PowerPoint presentation.
I have the following question about Burger theory, related to the article "Replicating Milgram". Just need short answer and explanation to the questions below about the article attached. Did Burger (2009) use random assignment? And how would you characterize the research design of Burger (2009)? Also, which threats to val
Explain how cultural values, practices, and economic conditions affect lifespan development?
What is the impact of behavior on health according to psychology?
Please help answer the following question. How is experimental design different from descriptive and correlational design?
I need help analyzing the ethical issues related to my area of specialization, General Psychology, with Assessment of Children with behavioral problems. The question posed is: With knowledge comes power. As learners and bearers of knowledge, it is vital to understand that ethical concerns can arise in all areas that you touch
1. Complete an analysis of how social change is or could be addressed in your MS in Psychology specialization area such as, General Psychology. 2. Explain any global and diversity implications or areas of concern in your specialization (General Psychology). Read the Marsella article, paying particular attention to the in
How to write the Abstract and research Paper to be/for a written representative of the research conducted looking at psychophysiological aspects of an issue chosen from the textbook. You will select and read at least five recent journal articles on the chosen issue. You will then summarize your findings in an 8-10 page paper, wr
Explain why critical and creative thinking are considered higher levels of thought. (Answered in approximately 100 words.)
We are having to do example of a psychology Capstone Project. The specific problem or issue I am addressing for the Psychology Capstone Project is the psychological effect of peer tutoring or teamship among students in the classroom. We are supposed to create a time line for the project, but I am having trouble thinking of somet
Imagine you were conducting research on the relationship between academic performance (e.g., better grades) and different types of music while studying. How would you design the study using a correlational design?
I need help in describing methods researchers use to determine how much heredity and environment influence complex human characteristics. Please give an example of how this information could help to explain a complex trait.
Relativism and Morality In "Some Moral Minima," Lenn Goodman argues that there are certain things that are simply wrong. Do you think Goodman is right? Using specific examples, explore the challenges Goodman presents to relativism. Determine whether you think there are such universal moral requirements. Can you help me wi
What is the role of a professional organization such as the American Psychological Association (APA) in regard to activities such as a professional code of ethics? What is the purpose and how does the APA enforce their ethics code? What types of violations do you believe occur most often - why? (at least 250 - 300 words with a c
The Ethics Awareness Inventory CORE concepts do not include Kohlberg's stages of moral development. Why do you think that is? What are the Kohlberg's stages? Do you think they concur? Explain your responses.
Choose a school of psychology research and practice (e.g., Psychoanalysis or Behaviorism) and contrast it with another school of research and practice (e.g., Person-Centered or Cognitive-Behavioral).
How do I plan a major project that requires organization and planning by creating a time line? (My topic is ASSESSMENT OF CHILDREN WITH BEHAVIORAL PROBLEMS). How do I create a time line that is useful in planning the various stages of the project? The assignment will assist in planning and completing a Capstone Project