Reliability is one of the most important characteristics of a good test because it shows the consistency of your measurement. Assume that you are in the process of selecting an IQ test to administer to adults. In your own words, explain what it means to say that a test is reliable. Be sure to include in your discussion the compo
What impact does having safe clean drinking water have on the environment? How does this affect environmental psychology?
1. Should Feminist Theory be applied to Stan? Explain where you are coming from with your answer. 2. What was one of the techniques, in the Solution Focused video, that Dr. Corey used with Stan? How successful do you think this technique might be with a real client? 3. A Narrative therapist might help the client to use â??E
What factors influenced the need to regulate the practice of psychology? Do you agree that it is important to regulate the practice of psychology? Why or why not?
Discuss the theory of multiple intelligences developed by Howard Gardner. Pick three and discuss how each can have an impact on your personal success. Below is a list of the eight intelligences: Linguistic Musical Logical-Mathematical Naturalist Spatial Bodily-Kinesthetic Intrapersonal Interpersonal
See the following article and help with the following: Tremblay, R. E., Nagin, D. S., Séguin, J. R., Zoccolillo, M., Zelazo, P. D., Boivin, M., ... & Japel, C. (2004). Physical aggression during early childhood: Trajectories and predictors. Pediatrics, 114(1), e43-e50. - short summary of the article (100 words) - relate
During problem solving, do you use primarily algorithms or heuristics? What are the advantages of each? Both have advantages and are useful for different situations and each relies on different type of knowing. Objective knowing, which uses systems and logic, is better paired with algorithmic problem solving.This includes formul
1). From the twelve techniques below, select and describe six techniques to build self-confidence. Explain how the six that you chosen can help someone strengthen their self-confidence. Building your Self-Confidence Techniques 1). Score a few easy victories 6). Dress and act profes
Article analysis is performed in this solution. The Article: Examining unproven assumptions of Galton's nature-nurture paradigm. By: McLafferty CL Jr, The American Psychologist, 0003-066X, 2006 Feb-Mar, Vol. 61, Issue 2 -short summary of the article -relate the information to work, social or home life. -pick a quote an
1. What are special populations and what challenges do special populations pose for psychology professionals? 2. What issue do you think will have the greatest influence on professionals in the field of psychology in the next 10 years? Why?
Discuss internal and external threats to validity; identify and define those threats that are related to measurement and the threats that are related to sampling issues.
This posting offers some ideas for discussion in regards to Krumboltz's Learning Theory in regards to decision making. Springboards to augment the discussion are also implemented.
Use operant conditioning, with a program of shaping, to get a sloppy roommate to make the bed neatly. Include and label the antecedent stimulus, response, and reinforcement of the changing program standards, and a method of self-regulation for the roommate. In a Psychology internship, you have encountered a child with destr
What are some possible psychological and/or behavioral differences between first-, second-, and third-generation immigrants? Why these differences?
I need assistance with understanding the design differences section for my paper. I know there are important differences between the qualitative research design and the quantitative research design. quantitative is statistical data and qualitative is word base description of studies. This is new learning. 1.Define at least
There are important differences between the qualitative research design and the quantitative research design. Define at least three characteristics of a qualitative study that are unique to this effort. Define at least three characteristics of a quantitative study. Discuss and compare these differences.
What stage of the scientific method would someone be at if they make a prediction that drinking alcohol will make people more violent during a sporting event? a) developing a theory b) forming a testable hypothesis c) designing a study d) reviewing the literature of existing theories
One way in which psychotherapy can be defined is by the theories which support their processes. But is theory critical in providing quality psychotherapy or is it more important to be proficient in techniques? This probably is a lead to the questions whether psychotherapy is more art than science. From your understanding of the
I need some suggestions or direction for a practical application portion of an assignment. A client comes to you for counseling. She states she is a Christian, in her third year of undergraduate school. She states she is struggling to choose a major because, "I am afraid that it may not be God's will." What steps will you
How might understanding the client's past decision making experiences inform your work as a career counselor? Why? According to Niles & Harris-Bowlsbey (2009), career counselors seek to establish rapport with their clients, assess their client's career concerns, establish goals for the career counseling relationship, and inte
1. Explain the different approaches to the study of problem solving. 2. Analyze the function of reasoning, judgment, and decision making in the problem-solving process. At least two scholarly references.
This solution discusses how understanding a client's past decision-making experiences might help a career counselor.
I am needing some ideas in how a client's past decision-making experiences might inform one's work as a career counselor.
What are at least two sociopolitical factors encountered by Arab Americans? What impact do these factors have on this population?
1. Discuss the meaning of â??science of psychology.â? (In other words, why do we consider psychology to be a science instead of a nonscientific discipline? What criteria does a discipline have to meet in order to be considered science?) 2.Explain the scientific method. 3.Distinguish between qualitative and quanti
Question: What are three non-experimental research methods? Define and explain the type of data that would be used in each of your chosen methods. I am learning this subject and having some difficulties in writing it out. I need scholarly sources with the help given. My text is Smith, R. A., & Davis, S. F. (2010). T
Discuss at least one future challenge to the field of professional psychology and how might this challenge might be overcome. References are also provided to justify the assertions.
Please help answer the following question. In what ways does culture influence psychological testing? I have to answer this question with 200 words but I am having trouble finding information that will help me actually answer this question. I have been looking in my school book and online and find stuff about cultural dif
Briefly describe Piaget's and Erikson's theories about the stages of development. Explain the differences and similarities between the two theories in how they approached development. Explain whether Piaget's and Erikson's explanations of social and moral development are applicable to today's children.
Larry would be described at work as proficient, timely, and gets back or fixes customers problems in an orderly manner. He has been there for five years and receives top ratings with customers as well as management. He was given a project to help customer service and was even given the leadership role. Larry was pumped up and
What would be an appropriate response to those who make the following statements? o They chose to come here. o Why should we learn their language? They should be forced to learn ours. o If their manner of dress is inappropriate for the workplace, they should be required to conform. o This country was based on Chris