Explore BrainMass

Abnormal Psychology

Question about Human Motivation.

1) How does the quality of leadership impact employee motivation? 2) Why is trust so critical to the implementation of all the motivational applications? 3) How does effective communication impact/effect the motivational climate of an organization?

Group Therapy for Specific Populations

I'm trying to find information on group therapy for lesbian, gay, and bisexual population. Specifically, what types of issues this particular population faces in group therapy setting compared to a general population group setting. It alos provides specific guidelines for the therapist.

Counselling Psychology - Laws, Ethics and Morals

In their professional life, counsellors are always considering moral, ethical, and legal implications of their daily activities. Can you briefly distinguish among those three kinds of implications and specify to what degree they follow more or less clear-cut, unambiguous standards or requirements?

Explaining Emotions

Complete this diary over a period of 3 days. During waking hours, write down the various emotions that you experience at preset times during the day. You must write down your emotions at least 7 times each day, and you may select when those times will be. If you want, you may use Izard's Differential Emotions Scale (which is: an

Adultery - A counselling situation is noted.

Loretta and Bart come to you for marriage counseling. In the first session you see them as a couple. Loretta says that she can't keep going on the way they have been for the past several years. She tells you that she would very much like to work out a new relationship with him. He says that he does not want a divorce and is will

Theory and Practice of Counseling & Psychotherapy (Gerald Corey, 7th ed.)

Based on the book Theory and Practice of Counseling & Psychotherapy 7th Edition written by Gerald Corey, write a 10-page integrative paper summarizing your reactions to the theories presented in the book. You will need to integrate the theories into a personal working theory/approach of your own. Any help will be much apprec

Motivation, Emotion and Learning

Can you please elaborate ( 4-5 para) on the attached Diary of Emotions, was it difficult to measure your naturally-occurring various emotions? Why? Your answer should include multiple theories of emotion.

This is a shortened version (but still quite long) of my MSc project which looked at the relationship between stigma, quality of life and epilepsy. This work is suitable for anyone looking for information on epilepsy, and for those writing an MSc or similar level project.

This is a shortened version (but still quite long) of my MSc project which looked at the relationship between stigma, quality of life and epilepsy. This work is suitable for anyone looking for information on epilepsy, and for those writing an MSc or similar level project (using qualitative or quantitative analysis). The

Culture and Grief/Mourning

Do you think people in mourning behave differently according to their culture? Is grief a universal emotion.

What is system of inquiry?

We're supposed to get our code of ethics from our work place and develop a system of inquiry from that code of ethics. I don't have a clue what a system of inquiry is or how to develop this program.

Profile Report

? Interview a person you feel comfortable asking about their personality and attitudes. ? Submit your Profile Report. For this project you will choose a person who is close to your own age and interview that person to learn more about them. In addition to the interview compare and contrast the responses from your interview w

Reliability and validity of test

A study was conducted to assess the reliability of a quick test to identify subject who have been infected with an influenza virus. A total of 432 subjects are enrolled. A rapid flu test is administered. In addition, a blood sample is taken. Of the 432 subjects, both tests were positive in 40 instances, both were negative in

"mamawawa," the men are men and women are women assumption.

Some scholars criticize the "mamawawa," the men are men and women are women assumption. This job analyzes the flaws in the assumption that men and women are categorical opposites, given some biological arguments. What are the implications for a culture that believes that the sexes are distinct opposites?

Learning Questions

1) How can you demonstrate spontaneous recovery in a laboratory with rats? 2) Make up an example of conditioned inhibition and make sure to label all the parts ( CS+, CS-, CR, US, UR). 3) Develop an example of higher-order conditioning pointing out the US, UR, CS, CR.

Diversity and ethics in personnel psychology

Consider the following situations: 1. Martin is the best candidate for a Trainer position. Martin has a scar running from his eyebrow to his jaw line on the right side of his face. 2. Gerard is an IT Specialist and his co-workers have complained of his body odor. For each issue, determine: (1) whether it falls unde


1. Do our attitudes determine our behavior? If not, does that make us all hypocrites? 2. When do attitudes predict behavior? 3. How does our behavior influence our attitudes?

Identify Variables

After 5 weeks of voluntary wheel running...mice (of a certain strain) were significantly resistant to the sleep inducing effects of (alcohol). Sixty-four mice, 32 males and 32 females, were assigned to wheel (free access to a running wheel in the home cage) or no-wheel conditions. At the end of the training period, the animals w

Abstinence Only Sex

I have read many article about "abstinence-only sex" it seems as though sex education programs seems to be mostly effective at preventing intercourse pregnancy and disease among adolescents, why do you think that we have to spend so much government money on something that doesn't even work??????

Diversity and Ethics in Personnel Psychology

You are in charge of selecting a person to fill the position of Information Technology Specialist for your organization. Six candidates have successfully completed a "pass/fail" written examination. The candidates are equally qualified in terms of education and experience. The final hurdle in the selection process is an intervie

Biases, fallacies, or faulty reasoning

This solution offers examples of biases, fallacies, or faulty reasoning that you found in the source or article. Tobacco Industry's Targeting of Youth, Minorities and Women AHA Advocacy Position The American Heart Association supports legislation that seeks to restrict or prohibit tobacco advertising, promotion and mar

Petit Mal Seizures are explained.

How do petit mal seizures cause damage to brain structures? How might brain plasticity play a role in recovery from petit mal seizures?

Research Questions

In a line graph of results of a 2x2 factorial experiment, an interaction is shown by: a) some points higher than others b) one line higher than another c) two lines not parallel to the x axis d) two lines not parallel to each other In a mixed design, a) there is one independent variable and one dependant variable b) one