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Test and Measurments

Explain major ethical, legal, and sociocultural issues as they relate to the Weschler and Stanford-Binet in particular and IQ tests in general. Be sure to include the issue of test bias. references would be applicable

Original Psychological Cases Study

We are learning about psychology, psychoanalysis and psychotherapy. I will begin my study with psychoanalysis and psychotherapy, and then apply knowledge of them in this weekâ??s assignment. I am to create a character, case study, case study analysis, and solution. I need an example of a vignette. If you need additional informa

Psychological Assessment

Give a comparison of intelligence and achievement tests for adults. Explain at least two insights and/or conclusions that can be drawn from the comparison, and explain why these tests are important. Give examples.

Psychological testing settings

Compare the similarities and differences between two referral settings in which psychological testing and assessment are used. Give rationale for why psychological testing or assessment is appropriate to use in each setting. Give specific examples to support the rationale.

Conditioning, Pavlov, and real life situations.

The concepts associated with Pavlov include conditioned response and conditioned suppression. What are these concepts? How can they be applied to a real-life situation (in addition to those that Pavlov and Terry suggest)?

Describe the organization.

The professional organization is APA American Psychological Association: briefly describe the organization; explain how this organization can contribute towards increasing my professional knowledge and abilities; and discuss how this knowledge and these abilities can impact career success.

Psychotherapy

Does psychotherapy work for all disorders listed in the DSM-IV? Identify the disorders that outcome research suggests have the best success rate.

Supporting information

Explain the use of projective techniques in psychological testing and provide an example of this type of test. Explain the difference between personality measures and measures of interests and attitudes. Cite with references APA style

Psychological Screening and Police Work

Psychological Screening and Police Work Instructions: Psychological tests, such as the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI), have become commonplace applicant selection process of many police departments. In ideal circumstances, administrators hope that psychological screening will serve as a valid predictor of

Psychological Impact

Psychological Impact evaluate Stereotyping, Prejudice, and Racism socio-political factors. In the evaluation of these factors, describe the potential impact on the psychological development, distress, and behavior on a culturally diverse individual. 1) Stereotyping 2) Prejudice 3) Racism

Clinical counseling psychology overview

Discuss the history and evolving nature of clinical counseling psychology and explain the role of research and statistics in clinical counseling psychology.

Comparison & Contrast of Various Psychological Perspectives

Task: Compare and contrast the basic theoretical positions of Sigmund Freud, Carl Jung, Alfred Adler,and William James. Describe the differences among their perspectives concerning the causes and nature of human psychological functioning. All that is required here is a brief summary to assist me in understanding the differing

Ethical standards in Reporting of Psychological Research

1. Discuss how these two (2) ethical considerations (8.10 Reporting Research Results & 8.11 Plagiarism) with rationale and methodology that may present themselves in research studies involving gender differences in language development of preschool children. 2. Discuss the safeguards that are taken to ensure no ethical stand

Applying the concept of falsifiability to psychological theory

Hi, I wanted to know if someone could help and guide me with completing my assignment. I need to address is the following items: Define the concept of Falsifiability. · Explain its relationship to the empirical nature of science. · Evaluate the importance of the falsifiability criterion to the discipline of psycho

Person-Centered model of helping

Prepare a response on a Person-Centered model of helping. I need suggestions, information and ideas for each section in this task to help get me started. TASK: You must integrate your learning from the course and discuss how and why you have, at this point in your development, formed your viewpoint(s). Your response m

Psychological Statistics - Spearmans vs Correlation Coefficient

According to some child psychologists, children's success in later life can be estimated from the number of tattoos they have. The United Nations asked psychologists from a number of Pacific nations to evaluate this claim. Each researcher employs participants aged between 40 and 45. For each participant, the researcher determ

Psychological theory

How might we use our knowledge of psychological theory and research to promote a positive worldview of cultural diversity? Offer one or two specific examples.

Behavioral Change Contract Paper

Scenario for completing the behavior contract assignment: Kaine and Jayleine Kouple have been married for 20 years. They have successfully raised three children ages 35, 33, and 30 who are doing very well - John is a mechanical engineer, Joyce is an operations manager at a chemical plant, and Vince owns and operates a coffee

Psychological basic motives

Consider the artist Pablo Picasso, who would become so involved in painting that he did not eat, sleep, or associate with others for days at a time. At other times, he was driven by public adoration, wanting to outdo his rival, Matisse. How do these events compare to Maslow's theory that basic motives must be satisfied before th

Behavior Therapy

Hello. I need help in tackling the following question with regards to cognitive & behaviour therapy below. Your help & advice is greatly appreciated, Thank you very much. - 1. What are the basic assumptions of behavior theory? 2. Name two key figures who are important theorists in behavioral theory. What was (is) their fu

Research a psychological disorder

Identify a specific psychological disorder and describe the symptoms commonly associated with this disorder according to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).

Theory of operant conditioning.

If I could please get some help I would greatly appreciate it. I am having health test done and running out of time and do not want to fall behind in class. 800 word paper in which you examine the theory of operant conditioning. In your examination, be sure to address the following items: 1 Describe the theory of operant

Perspectives of various schools of psychological thought.

Evolution or Revolution? Using chapter 1 of your text, the AIU Library, and the Internet for research pick out two perspectives of psychology and determine if one "school" of thought led to the other (Evolution) or if they conflicted (Revolution), leading to a clash of ideas that led to an eventual shift in psychological thou