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Psychology of learning

Take a couple of minutes and think about the equipment you use. Provide an example of a good or bad human factor designed device based on what you have learned about memory.

How to write a case study

I need to know how to write a 2-4 page case study following an outline and in APA style. The outline looks like this 1 Cover Page 2 Abstract Page 3 Main Body of the Paper a Brief introduction b DSM Five Axis diagnosis presentation i Axis I: Diagnostic Code and name; rule outs if any ii Axis II Di

Assess the Genogram "Do the Clothes Make the Man?"

Based on the genogram interview, "Do the Clothes Make the Man?" answer the the following: 1. Analyze the pertinent themes, risk factors, and strengths of the couple elicited in the video interview. 2. Critique the strengths and weaknesses of the genogram as an assessment and treatment-planning tool in therapy.

Hans Eysenck- analysis of the strengths and limitations

Hans Eysenck (Trait and Factor Theory) Discuss the strengths and limitations of the theories listed in explaining individuals' behavior by addressing the following: Describe how dispositional theories affect individual personalities. Explain how dispositional theories influence interpersonal relationships.

Trend Article Analysis

Locate an article concerning a social and/or behavioral trend that impacts research in the field of psychology. Prepare a minimum 700-word analysis of your selected article in which you address the following items: ? Summarize your selected article. ? Explain the impact of the trend discussed in your selected article on

Using the Hill and O'Brien Helping Skills Model

Using the Hill and O'Brien (1999) Helping Skills Model, could you briefly describe Darren's presenting problem? What activities you would use to engage in for Stage One i.e. exploration; and techniques you would use to develop rapport, express empathy, and encourage Darren to "tell his story? For stage two; i.e. insight, what

Best validation method

200 word Count Suppose you were in charge of admissions for a college, and were choosing a test to give to applicants to your college. You want the test scores to be a good indicator of how the applicants would perform academically in college. One test you are evaluating is Snider's Speedy School Skills Selection Test (SSSSST

Research Project: Descriptive Method Design

Design a research study utilizing descriptive research methods for mental illness: Learned vs. Genetics. Address the following items in 600-800 words: 1.Describe the sample population. 2.Describe the descriptive method(s) that you select to utilize in your research study and explain why you selected these methods. 3.Specul

How to create a behavioral study

Create a simple behavioral study of possible interest to a fifth-grade student who wants to do a science fair project based on psychology.

Multicultural Competency

What biases, perceptions, attitudes, and beliefs might you hold about culturally different groups? How might attitudes or perceptions influence your interaction with individuals who are culturally different from yourself? How knowledgeable are you about the values, practices, and experiences of individuals who are cultural

Nutrition and Psychopathology

1. Selected one psychopathology, describe and summarize important features of this disorder that will be important in understanding the impact of nutrition on this psychopathology. 2. Create a case example of how the symptoms of the psychopathology might have developed through nutrition-related issues. Trace the life events

Research Methods/ Consequences of Vision Loss

Research Methods Why is it important for all research to follow essentially the same steps? Can we overcome genetic predispositions of behavior? Consequences of Vision Loss What are some of the modern discoveries that can assist people with vision loss? Is vision loss usually reversible?

Psychodynamic Paradigm

1). Discuss the Psychodynamic Approach or Paradigm. 2). Who were the major theorists representing the psychodynamic perspective? and 3). Discuss two concepts that stand out to you that are unique to the psychodynamic point of view, and 4). From your perspective, who were the psychodynamic theorists who contributed th

Compare and Contrast Sampling and Norm

I need help with at least 900 words and a minimun of two cited sources.....Please Help and Thank You!! A.) Compare and Contrast Sampling and Norm B) Define Bicultural Conflict and Gender Identity while addressing the fundamental problems encountered by researchers during the implementation of these variables cross-cul

Two Theories of Intellignece

? Analyze at least two theories of intelligence related to the content of your selected articles. ? Evaluate the effectiveness of intelligence testing. ? Keep in mind what role culture plays in testing as well.

Resource guide for career counseling disabled persons.

Need a resource guide template set up and organized based on career counseling for disabled persons. Have already found two sites to be used: Need four more to add to guide template, and organized by

assistive devices

Children who are taught to use one or more assistive devices often require a period of adjustment as they develop new strategies for experiencing their world. While it is exciting to be able to see, hear, or speak more than before, it is still an adjustment for the child, his family members, and his teachers. At times, children

ITP and IFS contrasts

As children grow close to graduate from high school, an Individualized Transition Plan (ITP) is created to ensure continued services for those who need it. Use the information from our book and from the internet to list as many transitional services as you can find. Summarize the service, tell what children would benefit from i

strategies for assessing family strengths and needs

Explore strategies for assessing family strengths and needs. Sometimes, families who have been coping with the needs of an exceptional child neglect other children or needs. It is essential that family needs are stabilized while the child receives assistance because a part of the intervention is to help families to reconnect as

Insanity Definition Case Study

Case Study One of the most heinous series of crimes in U.S. history was uncovered in the state of Wisconsin in 1991 when Jeffrey Dahmer was arrested for killing as many as 17 men and young boys over several years. His murders included the sadistic rape, torture, murder and even cannibalism of some of his victims. It was alle

The components of classical and operant conditioning

This solution strongly correlates the main principles of classical conditioning and operant conditioning as well as provides an example of when classical conditioning may be useful, and an example of when operant conditioning may be useful.

Substance Abuse and the Brain

Please discuss the following: Explain the role dopamine (aka the reward system) plays in addiction. After explaining the process answer the following question: Is addiction a disease or a disorder?

Psychology of Learning: Concept of Mnemonics

How is the concept of mnemonics used to learn information? Some people seemingly have a gift for remembering names after just one encounter. In many professions, being able to recall names of colleagues, clients, and peers can enhance professional success. How can you use mnemonics to learn and remember names in your future care

Psycvhology of Learning

Serial learning involves a list of items that are learned and reproduced in accordance with their sequence of occurrence within the list. What factors impact serial learning? Which one of these factors has the greatest impact? Why? Also provide an example of serial learning that you rely on.

Ethical conflict in forensic psychology.

A description of an ethical conflict or dilemma that relates to the ethical code/guidelines for psychologists and forensic psychology professionals. Explain the ethical conflict and how it might be resolved. Be specific and provide example. Note which code(s) or guideline(s) pertains to the conflict/dilemma selected.

ethical dilemma

Explain the four areas of potential conflict or dilemma that you selected. For each instance, list the specific ethical code or guideline that might apply and explain how and why it is relevant and applies to the areas you selected.

Science Vs. Common Sense

Task: List at least three similarities and three differences between common sense and science. Analyze and discuss the relationship between common sense approaches to psychology and how it can impact someone's work as a psychology professional. Then lastly, provide examples of how this might occur and what could be done to overc