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Child Growth and Development

Q1. Explain what object permanence is, how it is tested in infancy, and when it develops. Q2. Differentiate three theories of language learning, and explain current views on language learning. Q.3 Describe the main development in the emotional life of the child between 6 months and 2 years. Q.4 Define attachment, e

Reward Systems

I have to answer this question below in 250 words. I have been reading the chapter and don't fully understand this question: How can you assess employee needs to tailor effective rewards?

Oral and anal fixation sample question

1. What is theoretical concepts of oral fixation and anal fixation? 2. Working dynamics of a family unit. dynamics of a family differ from one family who shares the same fixation, as opposed to the family that experiences both fixations? 200 words please.

Workplace Motivation Essay: Motivation at work place environment

Intrinsic motivation and quality of work, exploring the nature of intrinsic motivation, and contrasting intrinsic and extrinsic motivation are new & quite confusing to me. I have to write a 1500 word essay in which I examine how various motivational strategies affect productivity in the workplace of a managed care insurance comp

Issues in child growth and development

Q1: Describe the significant development of the embryonic period. Q2: Describe the birth process, specifying the events of each stage. Q3: Describe the tests used to assess the newborn's condition at birth.

The effect of employing children in industrial environments

My topic is the effect of employing children in industrial environments (1st and/or 2nd) Industrial Revolution. I have certain questions that I need help with. We have ten questions. The only three that I have problems with is: 1. Describe ethical issues that became evident as a result of globalization. 2. Compare ethi

Applied Operant Conditioning

How might supervisors, educators, or other individuals apply operant conditioning? Please provide detailed examples which all four major aspects of operant conditioning (i.e. positive reinforcement, positive punishment, negative reinforcement, negative punishment).

Illness and effects on development. Death and Dying.

Part I 1. Assess the interaction and influences of genetics, heredity, and environmental factors on the prenatal development of individuals with your selected condition. 2. Describe how biological, sensory, perceptual, motor and physical development of the mind and body are affected in individuals with your selected conditio

Evolution, Genetics, and Experience

Modern genetics can prevent the tragedy of a life doomed by heredity; embryos can now be screened for some genetic diseases. But what constitutes a disease? Should genetic testing be used to select a child's characteristics? If so, what characteristics?

B.F. Skinner's theory and how it applies to today's field of human development.

Research on one of these theorists: Either B.F. Skinner, Jean Piaget or Ivan Pavlov. Study the theory and the theorists and write a paper which reflects your understanding of what the theory is based on. Please discuss how the theory can be implemented in the field of Human Development and in working with children and their fam

Developmental Theories; Behaviorism; & Nature vs. Nurture

Q1. Define developmental theory, and describe how developmental theories help explain human behavior and development, noting the differences among grand theories, minitheories, and emergent theories. Q2: Discuss the major focus of behaviorism, and explain the basic principles of classical and operant conditioning. Q3:

Gender stereotypes and women's issues

What information have you learned to explain the development of gender stereotypes? What factors help explain why women's progress into the male-dominated work force has been slow?


Please help me with statistic I have listed an attachment I need to do Practice Problem 11, 12, 13, & 16 in the corresponding spaces below. Round your answers to 3 decimal places.

Biological Influences and Sensory Adaptation

Conduct three of the following experiments and record your reactions. Be specific for each experiment. 1. Rub your index fingers gently over a piece of very coarse sandpaper a few times and rate its coarseness on a scale from 1 (very soft) to 7 (very coarse). After a minute or two, rub the same finger over the paper and agai

Forms of child psychotherapy

1. Choose three forms of child psychotherapy and describe the function of each one on a child's recovery. I am just looking for research to help get me started. Thank you.

Psychodynamic Theories

To need help with insight and information to address the following question: TASK: Prepare a 500 word analysis of the strengths and limitations of the theories in explaining individuals' behavior using APA format. Analysis should include references: Address the following: 1. Explain how psychodynamic theories influenc

Career interview questions

1. What was your inspiration in choosing this profession? Do you have any regrets? Why did you choose this level of clientele over adults? 2. What are the profession's greatest benefits to you personally and professionally? Discuss its greatest challenges both personally and professionally? 3. Discuss some of your exper

Late adulthood - issues affecting the aged

Research on Issues Affecting the Aged: Research current trends and issues that affect today's aged population. Interview at least one person who is in the stage of late life. Prepare an 900 word paper (not including title or reference pages) in APA format including a minimum of 3 resources that addresses the following issu

Emotions and Relationships

Emotions are a major part of our daily life. Can being overly emotional cause damage in relationships whether its job related or personal? Does our emotional state show what kind of person we are or determine how much abuse a person will put up with?

Future of Mediation and Advocacy

1-What is the future of mediation and advocacy in this country? 2-What is the role of the human services worker in these processes?

Informed consent

Discuss the importance of the topic, Research Challenges: Exploring the Process. More specifically the ethical principles required of psychologists in gaining informed consent. Any suggestions on a scholarly literature resource that can be used to further explore the topic would be greatly apppreciated.

Individual Advocacy Skills

As a behavioral health professional what do you hope to bring to the field of advocacy, mediation, and consultation? Consider the following: 1-What one word best describes the individual skills you bring to the advocacy, mediation, and consultation arena? Explain your reasoning. 2-Why do you feel these skills are important?

Advocacy and Mediation

Explore the existing integration of mediation and advocacy within a human services agency on a national or international level. 1- Do you believe mediation is appropriate for those specific populations? (750-1000 words).