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Abnormal Psychology

Harlow's perspective on science

Could it be that Harlow had a different perspective on science than the other researchers? And this different perspective (that lead to his unique terms) could it have directed him to unique approaches and conclusions?

Teen Magazine Assignment Help

Select an assortment of teen magazines. Use your insights to describe the types of magazines selected, the various content within each, common threads, language, and how these magazines / articles may affect adolescent development. Be sure to apply any learning theories, such as Social Learning Theory, where applicable.

Learning Experience Paper

Reflect on a challenging learning experience that you have encountered in either a professional or personal environment. Select one of the experiences and, in 1050-1400 word paper, address the following items: Describe attitudes and suppositions that the learner brought into the selected experience. If initial fear, anxiety,

Origins of Psychology and Research Methods Worksheet

Please see the attachment. Part I: Origins of Psychology Within the discipline of psychology, there are several perspectives used to describe, predict, and explain human behavior. The seven major perspectives in modern psychology are psychoanalytic, behaviorist, humanist, cognitive, neuroscientific/biopsychological, evolut

Associationistic theories

Describe the major theoretical concepts of associationistic theories. Give an example of an associationistic theory.

Can classical conditioning stop overeating?

Classical conditioning helps trigger a certain stimulus from occurring. This being true do you think that we can use classical conditioning to reverse negative behaviors such as over eating?

What other areas could psychologists work in besides therapy?

Psychologists use critical thinking and scientific evidence to meet the goals of psychology. Knowing this, what other areas could psychologists work in besides therapy? What skills do psychologists possess to support those other areas? Where do you stand on the nature vs. nurture debate? What do you think influences our dai

Prejudice

Do you believe that you are free of prejudice? After reading this chapter, which of the many factors that cause prejudice do you think is most important to change? I need some ideas to get me started. Thank you.

Techniques for Therapy

Please detail two techniques for each of the four therapies listed, as well as for what issues that it would be used for a client in treatment. Cognitive Biblical Counseling, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Behavior Therapy and Existential Therapy.

Discussion Question

How does your assigned theoretical viewpoint (Biological) explain the causes of substance abuse, and what treatments does it recommend? What are some of the strengths or weaknesses of your assigned viewpoint?

Nouthetic Counseling and Cognitive Biblical Counseling

4. Compare and contrast nouthetic counseling and cognitive Biblical counseling. In your opinion and based on what you have learned to date, which theory gives you the best Christian-based orientation to counseling and offers the most theoretical content to help clients get better, and in what ways? How could you use both theorie

Solution-focused Brief Therapy

3. You have 4 counseling sessions that an EAP (Employee Assistance Program) will give you reimbursement for one of their female employees who is depressed over a failing marriage. Give a short overview of how you would use Solution-focused Brief Therapy to get the most out of this limited counseling time. I need some ideas to

Feminist Therapy

Looking at Feminist Therapy: If you are a male student, discuss how it can help male therapists be more aware of the needs of female clients. If you are a female student, discuss which issues that Feminist Therapy highlights are valid, and which topics are not.

Issues in the workplace paper and presentation

Examine the application of psychology to workplace behaviors. As a part of this examination,. The post addresses the following: Human behavior Perception and conflict bias and stereotyping 2. Describe the role of motivation in the work environment and determine who is responsible for fostering motivation in the work pl

Universal Motives

What are universal motives? What are some examples of universal motives?

Arnold Lazarus' BASIC ID

Arnold Lazarus' BASIC ID is one of the best methods for beginning counselors to use in making sure they cover the most important areas in the intake session. Discuss where and why this is a good model to follow, but also situations where it may not work.

Cognitive Behaviorism as a agent of change is embedded.

Give several examples where "systematic desensitization" works well in. Discuss if you any of you have done something similar with a problem or stressor in your own life (please do not discuss deeply personal issues). What are its strengths? Weaknesses?

Hypothesis testing is represented.

The 4th step in hypothesis testing is to compute your data. Creswell (2008) gave a list of questions to ask yourself to determine what tests to use: Do you plan to compare groups or relate variables in your hypothesis or research questions? How many independent variables do you have in one research question or hypothesi

Hypothesis testing

Do alphas differ among industries? How do ethics affect your chosen level of significance? Can you not reject and reject the null hypothesis? Why or why not?

Hypothesis testing

What are some terms related to hypothesis testing that you are already familiar with? Why do a null and alternative hypothesis have to be mutually exclusive? When would you accept the null hypothesis? Can you give an example of this?

Research topics are generated.

In preparation for this paper, identify a research issue, problem, or opportunity that uses data that has absolute zero measurements, ratio level data.

Sampling versus total population.

How does cost play a factor in whether researchers use a sample or the total population? There are several types of random sampling. What are the different types of random sampling? When is it best to use what kind of study or population? How does the researcher decide which type of randomization to use? One example is a con