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Cognitive Psychology Theories and Theorists

Hopefield Networks Learning Systems

Among the prominent types of neural networks studied by cognitive scientists, Hopfield networks most closely model the high-degree of interconnectedness in neurons of the human cortex. The papers by McClellan et al. (1995) and Maurer (2005) discuss learning systems in the human brain-mind system and the role of Hopfield networks

ACA's and NBCC's code of ethics

A counseling researcher completed a study, the essence of which was that clients' ratings of counseling effectiveness were positively and statistically significantly related to counselors' frequencies of use of active listening (I.e., facilitative responding) skills. The counselor then wrote a manuscript describing the study and

A REBT Mock Counseling Session

Could you briefly please share your thoughts or comments on how well you feel that this person has done on their discussion? Evaluate the effectiveness of this person's mock REBT counseling session. Do you feel that this person applied the Ellis' ABC model in a mock counseling session effectively? Based on this person discussion

Empirical Support for Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) has some of the best empirical support of any theory in psychology. But what seems to be missing from this approach? Why are other theories also needed? Use scholarly sources to support your answer. Cite your source using an APA format

Why behavioral and cognitive therapy are different

Identify and Define Five Concepts of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy that you feel adds dimensions to psychotherapy not considered by these four psychotherapies, 1) Albert Ellis, Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy 2) Carl Rogers, Client Centered Therapy 3) Psychoanalytic therapy 4) Adlerian psychotherapy. Discuss your Five Co

Altruism, Social Responsibility, Codependency

Perform an anonymous act of kindness. Address the following: - Compare the respective roles of altruism, personal and professional social responsibility, and codependency. - How does altruism apply to psychology or psychological principles? - How does altruism improve the human condition? Are there limits to altruism? - W

Teen Suicide and Depression

Suicide and depression... This is a short assignment 500 words or so. The text for this class is... Thompson, R. A. (2006). Nurturing future generations: Promoting resilience in children and adolescents through social, emotional and cognitive skills. New York, NY: Routledge. Any suggestions would be appreciated!

Information About the Future of Psychology

Please provide information about the following: -Demonstrate an understanding of relevant theories. -Include examples to support major points. -Explain which theories you like and why you like them. -Explain which theories you dislike and why you dislike them. -Explain how you arrived at your conclusions. -Explain how th

Psychoanalytic Psychotherapies and Adlerian psychotherapy

Compare and contrast psychoanalytic psychotherapies and Adlerian psychotherapy. How are they the same? How are they different? What kinds of multicultural considerations should you make when utilizing these theories? Which one appeals to you more if you were thinking about incorporating these into your own practice? Use scholarl

CBT and Anxiety Disorders

Of all the varieties of anxiety disorders, which from your perspective seems to be the most difficult to treat?

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: Goal Setting

What is your thoughts about strategies to identify and challenge problem cognitions in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)? Do the techniques seem to be a good match with your preferences?

Sexual and Multicultural Issues

2 contemporary issues to discuss: Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender issues and Multicultural or diversity issues - Definitions of the issues - Populations most affected by the issues I need one slide about definition the issue and one slide about population affected the most.

Interview with Practitioners: Prison & Clinical Psychologists

Interview two helping service professionals from two different settings, such as a school, hospital, or prison. Ensure that at least one of the interviewees is a clinical psychologist. Provide the name and work environment of the two professionals you interviewed. Ask the following questions to each of your interviewees:

Co-existing Treatments for Affective Disorders

Select one of the following disorders: - Depressive disorder - Generalized anxiety disorder - Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder - Obsessive-compulsive disorder Compare and contrast the major approaches to clinical psychology—psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral, humanistic, and family systems—in relation to the

Kohlberg and Gilligan moral development theory

Lawrence Kohlberg and Carol Gilligan both formulated theories of moral development in the 20th century that have become highly influential and the source of research and application in ethics, education and psychology. I can see the important aspects of each theory. 1) Without being gender bias. Which theory do you favor? Ex

Evidence to Support Multiple Intelligence

- What is multiple intelligences (200 words) - What are two points that support the foundation of multiple intelligences (200 words) - 400 words - No references needed

Similarities of Memory and Cognitive Development

Explain how the study of memory is similar to the study of cognition and cognitive development? How is memory and cognitive development of middle childhood connected to their development? Provide an example.

Social Learning Theory: Comprehensive Overview

Social Learning Theory Describe the historical development of the theory. Evaluate the intellectual and historical evolution of this theory and discuss how your discipline adopted and incorporated this theory. You may need to discuss the historical evolution of your discipline and how this theory fits in. What are the major as

Discussion 5.1

Read the Theories in Action: Existential Therapy below, and imagine this client came into your counselling practice. 1. Discuss the various assessment tools you would use to tap into the issues she presented. Explain why you selected these assessment tools. 2. Identify what other questions you might ask her in order to expl

Cognitive Development in Early Childhood

Hi Jason, I included an attachment. Could you please assess or evaluate my paper for each criteria listed on the left-hand side of the rubric (Please open the attachment). The explanations to the right define the different levels of achievement that are possible for each criteria. • In the rubric, place an "X" in the level

Conducting a Weekly Group Counselling Session

Mrs. Washington is conducting her weekly group counselling session for single young adults. Karen, a lonely young professional woman, talks about feeling abandoned by her boyfriend. The other group members listen patiently and respond empathically. The counsellor allows Karen to talk at length, sensing Karen's need to express he

Operant conditioning and multiple intelligence

Part I I need help applying the principles of operant conditioning to modify an existing behavior. Target a behavior to be modified either an undesirable behavior that you would like to eliminate or a behavior that you would like to strengthen. Be sure to include references • Generate a plausible explanation for why the prob

Motor Development

Describe how the child progressed from rolling to sitting standing and walking