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Psychosocial Approach to Criminal Behavior

Use the psychosocial approach, focusing on the various biological factors that may be related to criminal behavior. What are ways biological factors may predispose humans to aggression and violent behavior? - Select two neurological factors that may be linked to criminal behavior. - Consider to what degree the factors you sele

Forensic Psychologist Multicultural Competency

Research indicates that a person's culture has considerable impact on behavior, therefore making professional awareness of culture, diversity, and cultural competency essential for effective practice. Forensic populations are some of the most diverse of all treatment populations, thus making cultural competence an important attr

Evaluate the Program Design in Human Service as a Needs Assessments

Conduct a Needs Assessments for Local Community School and Create a Program Design Model, your design can be used to teach in the classroom by teachers / parents in different ways to educate kids of 4 years old and older in issues related to Safety Mainly Sexual Abuse. Select the above program evaluation type and conduct a pr

Evaluation research

a) What are the associations between evaluation research and quantitative, qualitative, and mixed research methods? b) Determine which type of data is considered relevant to evaluation research in social psychology. c) Which research methods are applied most often to evaluation research in the social psychology field?

Narrative research

Please discuss the following questions: 1. The importance of narrative research techniques in qualitative research 2. Interview techniques: advantages and disadvantages 3. Effects of acculturation on immigrants

Analyzing Client's Thought Process and Viewpoint

I had a client tell me the other day that she used to give to a lot of charities and buy toys for low income families during Christmas time. She said she believed in helping others, however she stopped doing this last year because she feels that it feeds into the corrupt system of welfare. She said donating to charities conflict

Power And Corruption

Does power corrupt behavior? Explain your answer by providing an example or scenario.

Evaluating a Research Report

Evaluating a Research Report Dissertation: K'Solito, T. (2009). Cognitive behavioral techniques used to complement medication for improved pain control in cancer treatment (Doctoral dissertation). Retrieved from ProQuest Dissertations and Theses. (UMI No. 3366535) Dissertation: Kelley, W. D. (2009). The effectiveness of Re

Ethics in forensic psychology

A description of each of the ethical issues and/or challenges you selected. Then explain why each is a challenge and how you might address it? - Briefly describe at least three ethical issues that are present in the case study. - Explain why each poses an ethical challenge or dilemma. - Explain the three challenges and/or d

Using Action Research in the Real World

Give an example of how one would use action research in a counselling practice or setting. Then, describe the problem and the rationale for using action research to address it. Be specific and include what you would want to "find" and how you would go about "finding" it.

Contributing to a problem

Capstone Project Topic: "Stress management in the workplace" 1.Identify the major contributors to the problem (who, what) and briefly explain how they contribute to/cause the problem. 2.Explain at least two causes of the problem. 3.Explain at least two effects of the problem.

Counseling-Related Qualitative Research

Select a counseling-related qualitative research article that contains a description of data analysis procedures and clear recommendations for practice and give a brief summary of the article you selected and provide full APA citation. Based on the analysis and interpretation of the results, what conclusions did you draw and how

Understanding Quantitative Research Designs

Select a study published within the last 10 years that used quantitative designs and give a brief description of the study you selected including the type of design used. Then, explain how this design might be used to inform practice in forensic counseling specialty.

The Dark Side of Self-Esteem

The "Dark Side" of Self-Esteem People with low self-esteem often have problems in life��"they make less money, abuse drugs, and are more likely to be depressed (Salmela-Aro & Nurmi, 2007; Trzesniewski & others, 2006). As you learned in Chapter 1, though, a correlation between two variables is sometimes caused by a thir

Survey Development

"What are the differences in perceptions of self-efficacy among counseling students in online and land-based counseling graduate degree programs?" In order to investigate this research question: - Develop an operational definition of self-efficacy. - Construct a 10-item survey to measure the self-efficacy of the counsel

Time Series Designs And Therapeutic Outcomes

GIive a description of and a therapeutic outcome that you might like to measure. Then, describe the time series design that you would use, why you would use that particular design, and how you would use it.

Implications of Survey Data on Decision Making in Mental Health Counselling

Select a counselling research article in which a survey is used to collect data, give a brief description of the study you selected, and the type of survey used. Explain the implications of survey data on decision making in mental health counselling. Finally, explain any limitations to the use of this design in mental health cou

Brain Functions

Imagine you are a neurologist and you have a rather perplexing case. A friend informed you by way of e-mail that she has no sensation of touch in her left hand. Further, she claimed she couldn't speak normally. Unfortunately, this is all the information she provided. Using your now extensive knowledge of how the various componen

Understanding Power and Effect Size

As a counseling scholar practitioner, it is important for you to develop skills to deconstruct quantitative research and determine the implications of research results for practice. In order to develop these skills, you need to be familiar with the various types of quantitative research that are commonly used in the counseling p

Explaining morals, values, and ethics from a forensic psychology perspective

From a forensic psychology perspective: - Explain each of the terms (Morals, values, and ethics). - Explain how each term is related to the others and explain similarities and differences between and among the terms. - Analyze the role of personal ethics by explaining their role and importance to you as a forensic psycholog

Statistics for Counseling and Program Evaluation

Select a research article from a professional counseling journal that employs statistical methods and concepts. Briefly describe the study and three statistical concepts that you think are important in the article. Provide a rationale for selecting the identified statistical concepts and Analyze the statistical method use

Social change implications

In this Discussion, you will address specific social change implications of your MS in Psychology specialization. Furthermore, you will consider the influence of diversity and globalization and how to address these issues in your Capstone Project. An analysis of how social change is or could be addressed in Social Psychology.

What Is Quality Research?

Give an explanation of the importance of critically analyzing counseling research in terms of the consequences of applying the results of poorly conducted research to your practice as a counselor. Be specific and use examples to illustrate your point(s).

Counselor as Scholar Practitioner

Describe the role of research in the counseling profession. Next, examine the role that either the Scholar Practitioner Model or the Scientist Practitioner Model serves within the counseling profession. What are the implications for using these models to guide professional practice?

Critically Anaylzing Counseling Literature

Select an article and give a brief synopsis of the literature that was reviewed in that article . Explain the implications of the research, as represented in the literature review, to practice in the area represented.

Sexual Identity and Cultural Differences

Discusses the significance of sexual identity/orientation and gender identity in understanding cultural differences. Discusses how the world perceives gender roles to be, gender-fluidity, and gender identity disorder.