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abnormal psychology
Is this true or false Abnormal psychology examines the concept of “differentness.” The spectrum of “differentness” is narrow in scope when compared to other areas of psychology.
November 3, 2013 by jazz

PSY/410
I need help finding information to this question please. I found some information on Modern Psychology but not Abnormal Psychology. Thanks in advance. Create a timeline that displays the development of abnormal psychology. Include at least five to seven main milestones.
July 9, 2014 by Paul

psychology
am needing help I have a paper due on compare and contast Normal and abnormal Psychology My problem is I can not find no information on what is Normal psychology. I have found great information on abnormal psychology with no luck on normal psychology can some one please ...
July 6, 2008 by tom

General Psychology
Compare and Contrast normal and abnormal psychology?
July 8, 2010 by Brandi

psychology
Why is it important to understand the history of abnormal psychology?
May 13, 2010 by Evelyn

Abnormal psychology
The cause of the most learning disorders is A limited exposure to reading materials in the home B genetically based neurological problems C perinatal injury and/or anoxia D poor teaching methods. I believe the correct answer is B. Please help me and if you can send me websites.
December 27, 2009 by Tzeni

Reading/Abnormal psychology
Hello, I am reading the book Girl Interrupted and have to write a review on it, I know that the main person in the book had borderline personality, but I need to find how the treatment an or disorder affected the family, and I can't find the answer to that question. For the ...
October 1, 2008 by Ashley

jus wonderin
Why do you like Psychology?. What specific aspects of Psychology do you enjoy?...abnormal, cognitive, biological... What questions have you always seeked an answer for?.
February 24, 2010 by lola

Abnormal Psychology
The most common underlying feature associated with reading disorders is A. associating new words with those in memory. B. visually processing the shapes of letters. C. interpreting the meaning of words. D. distinguishing or separating sounds in spoken words. I think its C.
October 20, 2012 by Felicia

Psychology
I need to find at least two instances of abnormal behavior but everytime I do an internet search the results are examples of term papers not instances of abnormal behavior. I ahve to write two paragraphs explaining the deviance. Can anyone help me?
April 23, 2008 by Christian

abnormal psychology
Is this true or false Behavioral medicine and health psychology are concerned with reducing the stress of illness but not necessarily preventing the stress.
November 2, 2013 by jazz

psychology
description of the central themes and strategies of positive psychology as you understand them from your reading. the reading did not cover the themes of positive psychology. I don't know what to do. I even googled this question and I have not found any materal to help answer ...
September 25, 2009 by Tiffany

PSY/soo
Compare and contrast normal and abnormal psychology. · Examine at least two mental disorders and two mental illnesses from the perspective of psychology. · Discuss the similarities and differences among the therapies for each school of thought in psychology for treating ...
July 29, 2011 by Anonymous

Psychology
Hello I to write a paper and part of the paper is asking for information I am not sure which way to go if some one can please help me with this I would appreciate it the section I am having a problem with is Explain the criticism of artificiality in the discipline of ...
March 22, 2010 by Ann

psychology paper
Hello I have to write a paper and part of the paper is asking for information I am not sure which way to go if some one can please help me with this I would appreciate it the section I am having a problem with is Explain the criticism of artificiality in the discipline of ...
March 23, 2010 by Ann

Abnormal Child Psychology
the work of rene spitz
August 31, 2010 by Anonymous

abnormal psychology
alcohol is link to what theoretical approach
November 6, 2011 by Sharon

Abnormal Psychology
Who was the founder of the Psychoanalytic paradigm? Freud or Kraepelin?
February 11, 2013 by Amy

psychology
•Why is determining abnormal behavior or a mental disorder so difficult
September 15, 2013 by toya

Psychology
Why is determining abnormal behavior or a mental disorder so difficult? In 2 paragraphs please . :)) Thank you :)
July 5, 2013 by Rey

Article finding
Hi, I was wondering where I can find some articles on cognitive or abnormal psychology for an assignment.
November 5, 2011 by Alex L.

English 12
Many critics see Robert Browning as a "psychological poet," who is more modern than other Victorian writers.In what sense is "My Last Duchess" an exploration of abnormal psychology and human evil? How does Browning convincingly portray the complexity of human psychology in ...
July 21, 2011 by mystchic

abnormal psychology
I need a reputable scholary web site that well explain the theoretical perspectives in maladaptive behavior
October 28, 2011 by Sharon

psychology
I need some datas to help me understands the following: What are the four Ds? Briefly describe each one. How can culture determine what is considered abnormal?
May 5, 2009 by Rose

abnormal psychology
Is this true or false With regard to life transitions, adolescence appears to be a time of particular stress because of the many changes that occur.
November 3, 2013 by jazz

biology
what is the comparison of normal and abnormal chroasome (when the abnormal is the alexander disease)
March 1, 2009 by my name

biology
what is the comparison of normal and abnormal chroasome (when the abnormal is the alexander disease)
March 1, 2009 by chad da hottie

Psychology
I found an article on 9/11 and its psychological impact prior to today. I think that it's related to counseling, health, and/or social psychology after reading it.
November 11, 2011 by Alex L.

Abnormal Child Psychology
an assessment tool that's the actually measures the construct its intended to measure can be considered. A.reliable B. valid C. standardized D. effective
September 1, 2010 by Anonymous

studing to take an exam
create a timeline that displays the development of abnormal psychology. include at least five to seven main milestones
July 24, 2014 by nancy

Abnormal psychology
what are some phamacological and nonpharmacological variable that infuence an individual's response to drugs Light intensity and duration, foods, and hormone levels.
December 16, 2006 by Carol

Abnormal Psychology
The formal assignment of a clinical case to a DSM-IV-TR classification category is referred to as a/an _______ diagnosis. A. empirical C. proper B. taxonomic D. psychological
September 20, 2012 by Felicia

Abnormal Psychology
A ____ refers to a group of symptoms that occur at together more often than by chance. A. Disorder B. Cluster C. Syndrome D. Condition I think its C.
September 25, 2012 by Felicia

psychology please help me
How is eccentric behavior different from abnormal behavior? Where does the diagnosis come from?
January 11, 2012 by gia

Psychology
How is eccentric behavior different from abnormal behavior? Where does the diagnosis come from?
January 11, 2012 by Gia

Abnormal Psychology
Arousal parasomnias are typically not characterized by A. difficulty being aroused. B. mental confusion and disorientation when awakened. C. extreme reactivity to external stimuli. D. retrograde amnesia. B?
October 23, 2012 by Felicia

Abnormal Psychology
Sleep deprivation impairs functioning of the A. endocrine system. C. occipital lobe. B. prefrontal cortex. D. left temporal lobe. I put D
October 23, 2012 by Felicia

Psychology
What is an example of a specific abnormal behavior that an otherwise well adjusted person might display? I said hoarding but I need one more example
June 5, 2014 by Emily

psychology please help asap
Why might the study of identical (monozygotic) twins be valuable in constructing a model of abnormal behavior? How would dizygotic twins be different?
January 16, 2012 by karina

Abnormal Psychology
_______ refers to the concept that the child’s behavior is both influenced by and influences the behavior of others. A. Coercion C. Reciprocal influence B. Attachment D. Influential factor
September 20, 2012 by Felicia

anatomy
can any tell me of a website that will give me info on abnormal Urinalysis test, describe and name possible results and indicate the disorders that these abnormal results may suggest ?
October 5, 2008 by unknown

Abnormal Psychology
Which of the following effects is least likely to occur when an individual is malnourished? A. A loss of circadian rhythm B. A decrease in the release of growth hormone C. Dermatological changes D. Lethargy, apathy, and depression C was my answer
October 23, 2012 by Felicia

psychology
According to behavioral treatment approaches, abnormal behavior is learned through: (a.)thoughts based on the perception of events. (B.)vicarious experiences. (c.) rewards and punishments. (D.)conflict experiences in early childhood.
September 29, 2011 by lachelle

Psychology
According to behavioral treatment approaches, abnormal behavior is learned through: A. thoughts based on the perception of events. B. vicarious experiences. C. rewards and punishments. D. conflict experiences in early childhood. A
August 8, 2013 by Angela

psychology
According to behavioral treatment approaches, abnormal behavior is learned through: (Points: 5) thoughts based on the perception of events. vicarious experiences. rewards and punishments. conflict experiences in early childhood.
January 29, 2012 by o

Science(Biology)
Where in the human body is chromasome 17 located ( i mean like is it in the arm, leg, head). If possible, i would also like to know the comparison of normal and abnormal chroasome (when the abnormal is the alexander disease)
March 1, 2009 by Amanda

Child Psychology
Sara sets up an experiment with a control group and an experimental group to study how reading to preschool children may improve their first-grade reading achievement scores. In her study, the independent variable will be a. first- grade reading achievement scores. b. reading ...
July 4, 2009 by Anonymous

Abnormal Psychology
Another term for for conceptual framework within which a psychologist works is a? a. Theoretical Orientation b. Theoretical Perspective c. Paradigm d. All of the above. What I think is Paradigm, but I am not entirely sure.
February 12, 2013 by Amy

ABNORMAL psychology 220
Tommy is a 43-year-old man who has Down syndrome. Recent research indicates that he is likely to develop A) Parkinson's disease. B) Alzheimer's disease. C) Pick's disease. D) multiple sclerosis.
December 8, 2012 by G. KAY

Abnormal Child Psychology
Phone surveys suggest that about____ of 10-to 16 - years- olds experience physical and/ or sexual abuse. A. one-tenth B. one- fourth C. one third D. one-half
September 2, 2010 by Anonymous

Psychology Please Help!
According to behavioral treatment approaches, abnormal behavior is learned through: a. thoughts based on the perception of events. b. vicarious experiences. c. rewards and punishments. d. conflict experiences in early childhood. I think it is c but I am not too sure.
December 6, 2011 by Anonymous

Child Psychology
Sara sets up an experiment with a control group and an experimental group to study how reading to preschool children may improve their first grade reading achievement scores. In her study, the independent variable will be
July 4, 2009 by Anonymous

Abnormal Psychology
Obesity __________ is strongly related to obesity in __________.
October 9, 2014 by Anonymous

psychology
Sara sets up an experiment with a control group and a experimental group to study how reading to preschool children may improve their first-grade reading achievement scores. In her study, the independent variable will be A first-grade reading achievement scores B reading to ...
December 16, 2008 by ourania

abnormal child psychology
someone who focuses narrowly on negative events for long periods of a time has. A-negative attitude. B-depressive manner. C-negative focus. D-depressive ruminative style.
May 3, 2012 by cam

Abnormal Psychology
Someone who focuses narrowly on negative events for long periods of time has a A. negative attitude. C. negative focus. B. depressive manner. D. depressive ruminative style. I'm stuck between A&B!
September 25, 2012 by Felicia

Abnormal Psychology
John was recently diagnosed with dissociative amnesia. His family and friends have asked to be involved in his treatment. What therapeutic approach is appropriate? family therapy supportive therapy social interaction relaxation training
October 30, 2009 by Charles

Abnormal Psychology
John was recently diagnosed with dissociative amnesia. His family and friends have asked to be involved in his treatment. What therapeutic approach is appropriate? - Family Therapy - Supportive Therapy - Social Interaction - Relaxation Training
October 30, 2009 by Charles

Abnormal Psychology
Behaviors such as fighting, destructiveness, and threatening others are referred to as _______ behaviors. A. aggressive C. externalizing B. delinquent D. externalizing and aggressive
September 20, 2012 by Felicia

Abnormal psychology
How do the experiences of children who feel anxiety or depression compare to those of adults who feel anxiety or depression? Explain your answer.
December 14, 2013 by RONALD

Abnormal Psychology
In comparison to children with autism, children with schizophrenia A. tend to be younger at diagnosis. B. show a more chronic and declining course. C. show similar social and language deficits. D. show less intellectual impairment.
October 20, 2012 by Anonymous

PSYCHOLOGY
the study of similarities and differences in the behavior of different species called (biology, comparative psychology, environmental psychology, diffential psychology)
June 22, 2011 by LA TANYA

Abnormal Psychology
In comparison to children with autism, children with schizophrenia A. tend to be younger at diagnosis. B. show a more chronic and declining course. C. show similar social and language deficits. D. show less intellectual impairment. I think its C or D but mostly C.
October 22, 2012 by Felicia

Psychology
Case Studies in Abnormal Behavior textbook. The Cases of Karen Carpenter Prepare a 1,050 to 1,400-word analysis in which you address the following items: a. Provide a brief overview b. Explain the biological, emotional, cognitive, and behavioral components of the disorder ...
June 20, 2011 by Montoney

Psychology
Case Studies in Abnormal Behavior textbook. The Cases of Karen Carpenter Prepare a 1,050 to 1,400-word analysis in which you address the following items: a. Provide a brief overview b. Explain the biological, emotional, cognitive, and behavioral components of the disorder ...
June 20, 2011 by Montoney

Psychology
"The origin of the abnormal behavior is not my concern. We will attack the behavior as it stands and work together to change it, thereby reducing the anxiety you are experiencing." This statement would be typical of the: A. medical perspective. B. psychoanalytic perspective. C...
August 8, 2013 by Angela

psychology
Need two peer reviewed articles to help me work on those questions. below Discuss how social psychology differs from other related disciplines (e.g., clinical psychology, general psychology, sociology). Explain the main types of research approaches/methods and their role(s) ...
September 19, 2010 by rose

Abnormal Psychology
For some teens, particularly girls, excessive efforts to control eating may be a misguided effort to A. punish parents. B. manage the stress and physical changes that confront them as they pass into adolescence. C. punish themselves. D. regress back to the oral stage of ...
October 23, 2012 by Felicia

biology
1. Cystic Fibrosis is due to abnormal mucus-secreting tissue. Abnormal pancreatic secretions and respiratory problems will occur. This is an autosomal recessive disease. The mother and father are carriers for the disease. A. What is their genotype? B. What is their phenotype? ...
December 10, 2012 by meek milly

Abnormal Psychology
In comparison with youth on the life-course-persistent path, those on the adolescentlimited path A. display more extreme antisocial activity. B. are more likely to drop out of school. C. are often influenced by situational factors, such as their peers. D. have weaker family ties.
September 20, 2012 by Felicia

English
Which of the following sentences both a direct and indirect object? A. My psychology professor has written several books. B.My pyschology prefessor is one of the best lecturers on campus. c.my psychology professor requires his students to quite a bit outside reading. d. My ...
November 5, 2014 by Anonymous

Abnormal Psychology
Irene has experienced physical problems because her life has been disrupted by environment changes and constraints. She complains of headaches, sleep problems, and poor relationships. Her condition can best be explained by which viewpoint? the biopsychosocial model the ...
October 30, 2009 by Charles

Abnormal Psychology
Irene has experienced physical problems because her life has been disrupted by environment changes and constraints. She complains of headaches, sleep problems, and poor relationships. Her condition can best be explained by which viewpoint? - The biopsychosocial model - The ...
October 30, 2009 by Charles

PSYCHOLOGY HELP PLEASE!!
"The origin of the abnormal behavior is not my concern. We will attack the behavior as it stands and work together to change it, thereby reducing the anxiety you are experiencing." This statement would be typical of the: a. medical perspective. b. psychoanalytic perspective. c...
December 5, 2011 by Anonymous

Abnormal Psychology
Which of the following interventions would be least likely to be used with a child with a learning disorder? A. Implementation of behavioral reinforcement B. Prescribing of medications that help learning C. Teaching the child to monitor his or her own thought processes D. ...
October 20, 2012 by Felicia

Social psycology
Prepare at minimum a 1,400 word paper (no maximum) in which you examine the discipline of social psychology. As a part of your examination, be sure to address the following items: o Define social psychology. o Discuss how social psychology differs from other related ...
February 10, 2011 by cla

Abnormal Psychology
In the “strange situation” attachment assessment technique, children with Down syndrome A. display significant distress upon separation. B. readily reach to strangers for comfort. C. show few distress signals despite an apparent need for contact with their caregivers. D. ...
October 22, 2012 by Felicia

Reading
All of the following statements about reading skills are true EXCEPT: A. Different activities require different types of reading. B. It is not always necessary to perform a thorough reading. C. It is best to use skimming when you look for specific information. D. “Study ...
August 29, 2013 by Vickie

Psychology
1. cognitive psychology can best be described: a. the study of higher mental processes b. the therapeutic applications of critical thinking. c. the area of psychology which attempts to reduce judgmental thinking. d. a subspecialty of psychology based exclusively on observation...
October 25, 2011 by TObby

Psychology
Since you live in a tribal situation which views the piercing of the body with thorns as an indication of strength among men, women, children, and infants, the practice cannot be judged as abnormal." This statement is reflective of _______________.  
A. the cognitive ...
July 26, 2013 by Matin

abnormal psychology
Which one of the following is an essential feature of the impulse-control disorders? A)Ability to control the impulse B)Pride after committing the impulsive act C)Sense of calm prior to committing the act D)Pleasure after acting on the impulse Is D correct answer?THANK YOU:)
February 21, 2011 by vedrana

psychology
I have to define organizational psychology and the difference in general psychology. Let me know if I am correct and where I could find more information please. Organizational Psychology studies the behaviors of people in a formal organizations. While general psychology is the...
September 25, 2011 by Patiance

Psychology
Cognitive psychology can best be described as: A) The study of higher mental processes. B) The therapeutic application of critical thinking. C) The area of psychology which attempts to reduce judegmental thinking. D) A subspecialty of psychology based exclusively on ...
July 22, 2011 by Tisha

Abnormal Psychology
Joint social attention refers to the ability to A. communicate with two people at the same time. B. coordinate one’s focus of attention on another person and an object of mutual interest. C. hold a conversation on two different topics. D. pay attention to the conversation that...
October 20, 2012 by Felicia

psychology
how do psycho dynamic, physiological psychology, cognitive psychology, and cortical function effect aggressive behavior?
November 5, 2011 by brandy

psychology
What makes psychology a science????? and What are independent and dependent variables in regards to scientific research in psychology?????
April 16, 2013 by slomomo

psychology
how do psycho dynamic, physiological psychology, cognitive psychology, and cortical function effect aggressive behavior? in detailed answers please.
November 5, 2011 by brandy

human life
Post a 200- to 300-word description of the central themes and strategies of positive psychology as you understand them from your reading
July 24, 2009 by chandrla

Science 8th grade
please check my answer thanks I need to write at least one paragraph regaurding this Urinalysis is a very commo diagnostic test. Describe and name the poddible abnormal results related to the test.. indicate the disorders tha these abnormal test results may sugguest. My answer...
April 1, 2008 by Anonymous

Psychology
A researcher tested the Hr that reading out loud to your unborn baby will make the baby a better reader later in life. Mothers were randomly assigned to either a silent group in which they read silently during pregnancy at their normal reading times; or an oral group in ...
October 8, 2008 by Pauline

Psychology
What are the major contributions of Freud to psychology? How is is he the father of modern psychology?
December 10, 2007 by Christian

Psychology
Dr. Wade excitedly explains that the difference between a male and female is apparent in the structure and function of the brain. She is so pleased that you have asked about her research that she eagerly shares slides of PET scans which support her hypothesis. Dr. Wade's ...
October 9, 2010 by Melisa

Abnormal Child Psychology
Children with conduct problems generally show more anxiety than those without conduct problems, and children with a callous-unemotional interpersonal style show_____anxiety. A. more, less B. less, more C. less, less D. more, more
September 7, 2010 by Anonymous

Psychology
Need help asap! Regarding schizophrenia, which of the following statements is FALSE? I think the answer is A a. Schizophrenia involves a "split personality," in which a person has two distinct personalities, one normal and one abnormal. b. One person in 100 has schizophrenia ...
December 5, 2011 by Keller

psychology
Define psychology and examine its relevance to the study of psychology
March 1, 2010 by SELA

human growth and development
Five year old Elbert caught eight colds last year.His doctor would explain that catching eight colds in one year is: A)normal, It's sign that Elbert's lungs are fully developed B)normal.They helped Elbert to build up natural immunities C)abnormal.Elbert needs further ...
April 14, 2010 by vedrana

Abnormal Psychology
Which of the following is not true of the meta-analytic findings of research therapy with children? A. Changes achieved by children receiving treatment are greater than those for children not receiving treatment. B. Treatment effects are larger for problems that are ...
September 20, 2012 by Felicia

abnormal psychology
Rani is a member of a tribe of Indians in the rain forest of south america.The tribe's witch doctor believes that Rani is possessed by the spirit of a demon wolf and in order to be cured he must undergo an exorcism.Which type of explanation of psychological disorder is the ...
February 21, 2011 by vedrana

abnormal psychology
Rani is a member of a tribe of Indians in the rain forest of south america.The tribe's witch doctor believes that Rani is possessed by the spirit of a demon wolf and in order to be cured he must undergo an exorcism.Which type of explanation of psychological disorder is the ...
February 21, 2011 by vedrana

psycology
700- to 1,050-word paper in which you examine the discipline of environmental psychology. As a part of your examination be sure to address the following items: o Define the discipline of environmental psychology. o Compare and contrast at least two major theoretical approaches...
November 22, 2010 by Anonymous

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