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psychology
I'm having trouble finding a solid answer to this question: Do psychoanalysts-to-be have to be psychoanalyzed by someone already practicing, or do they just analyze themselves as part of their training?
Monday, March 27, 2017 by psychoanalysts?

psychology
I need a topic that is minimum risk and ethical that the goal is to examine the effects of the independent variable on the dependent variable
Thursday, March 23, 2017 by Amber

psychology
I'm needing a research topic for proposal that has minimum risk to participates and can be experimented. please help
Thursday, March 23, 2017 by Amber

psychology
In cults, followers trade off ______________ in order to gain ______________.
Sunday, March 5, 2017 by barbara

spychology
how human behavior may be genetically inherited from remote ancestors. Her field of interest is A. chemical psychobiology. B. evolutionary psychology. C. clinical neuropsychology. D. behavioral genetics.
Saturday, March 4, 2017 by henda

Essentials og Psychology
The science of the mind questions please for Penn foster. No need of answers. Please help.
Friday, March 3, 2017 by A student

Psychology
How do parents influence a child's personality according to each theory: evolutionary, biological/genetic, and behavioral?
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 by Melissa

Psychology
Which of the following scenarios is the best example of negative reinforcement? a. Vanna fastens her seatbelt as soon as she gets in her car to stop the annoying alert sound. b. Drake no longer cuts class now that his parents confiscated his iPod. c. Maria now buys a different...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 by Muhammad

Psychology
Which of the following scenarios is the best example of positive reinforcement? A. Maria now buys a different brand of cigarettes to get two packs for the price of one. B. Nate no longer arrives late at work following a reprimand from his boss. C. Drake no longer cuts class ...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 by Muhammad

psychology
what's the difference between structuralism and functionalism? please explain in a simplified way, thanks.
Saturday, February 25, 2017 by :)

psychology
"Lisa is 30 yrs old, married woman and mother of 4 children. She has various worries for years but has never before sought professional help. During the past three months she has become increasingly unhappy to the degree that her family physician finally suggested she seek ...
Saturday, February 25, 2017 by m

psychology
Dr. Zimand is studying testosterone levels and their influence on aggression in adult males. It is likely that Dr. Zimand specializes in the ____________ approach to psychology.
Monday, February 20, 2017 by Anonymous

Psychology
15. How might adolescents’ tendency to engage in such risky behaviors as unsafe sex and experimental drug use reflect brain development during childhood and adolescence? a) The limbic system does not develop fully until early adulthood; adolescents therefore have a poor ...
Saturday, February 18, 2017 by Muhammad

Psychology
charles has been told by the doctor he has lung cancer that is beyond treatment. His doctor tells him that he will probably die within a year. Charles suddenly starts to laugh and tells the doctor that the lab must have mixed up the test results. Chalres is most likely in the ...
Friday, February 17, 2017 by Muhammad

Psychology
7. Research examining the perceptual abilities of newborn and very young infants has: a) provided little information regarding the notion that infants experience a "blooming, buzzing confusion" b) tended to contradict the idea that infants experience a "blooming, buzzing ...
Friday, February 17, 2017 by Muhammad

Psychology
Good Morning , I am having trouble selecting the most appropriate answer for the following questions. Can you assist me? Thank you. When interpreting a client’s Strong Interest Inventory, the counselor should: a. Focus on the Occupational Scales because they are the most ...
Thursday, February 9, 2017 by Lencho

Psychology Assessment
1. The fact that online instruments may not be available to individuals who do not have access to computers and/or the Internet raises concerns about the ______________ of online assessments. a. Asian Americans score significantly higher than Whites, which accounts for the ...
Saturday, February 4, 2017 by Anonymous

Psychology
While talking to Jim, Mary recalled that his birthday tomorrow. Mary wished him a happy birthday. What type of memory did Mary exhibit? A. Event   B. Implicit   C. Explicit   D. Numerical
Saturday, February 4, 2017 by maci

Psychology
The part of a person's self-conceop that is based on identification with a nation, culture, group or gender is called: A. Social identity B. Social stereotype C. Tacit identity D. Social concept I chose d is this correct
Friday, February 3, 2017 by Brenda

psychology
Identify the unconditioned stimulus (US), the unconditioned response (UR), the conditioned stimulus (CS), and the conditioned response (CR). 1) The door to Jim's house squeaks loudly when he opens it. Jim's dog is happy and wags her tail. Soon, Jim's dog begins wagging its ...
Friday, January 27, 2017 by t

PSYDAG Statistics ( no computation)--help please
Hi first what are statistical tools? What are statistical procedures? can you give an example of each and a brief definition? next Our assignment is to look for 3 very short/short (as much as possible please)journal articles about psychology or anthropology or social ...
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 by Joy

PSYCHOLOGY
1. ___________ is a method of treatment for mild to moderate cases of emotional and mental disorders that uses a process of patient discovery. (1 point) 2. The work of __________ is the foundation of psychotherapy. (1 point) 3. Psychotherapy is a(n) _____________ process. (1 ...
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 by PSYCH HELP PLEASE!!!!!

Psychology
Projective techniques, as distinguished from other personality instruments, have usually been designed to measure the: a. Level of aggression in terms of psychodynamic theory b. More typical and superficial aspects of personality c. Client’s level of repression and hostility...
Sunday, January 22, 2017 by Anonymous

Psychology
If a client has a personality disorder, it: a. Will be readily apparent in the first session b. Can be readily assessed with the NEO-PI-3 c. Will become slowly evident through recurrent themes (e.g., relationship difficulties) and through the client’s interactions with the ...
Sunday, January 22, 2017 by A7

Statistic Psychology
Joe had a score of 72 on the Counseling Aptitude Scale, and the standard error of measurement of the scale is 3. Where would we expect Tom’s true score to fall 99.5 percent of the time? a. 71 to 73 b. 69 to 75 c. 66 to 78 d. 63 to 81 I selected A because of error is 3
Sunday, January 22, 2017 by A7

introduction to psychology i
one advantage of using tests in research rather then laboratory observation is the usefulness of
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 by brenda

Psychology Final Exam 2
Check my answers? 17. A _________ is the functional unit of the nervous system. (1 point) Neuron******* Dendrite Head Cell body 18. The Central Nervous System consists of the __________ and __________. (1 point) heart and blood vessels muscles and tendons axons and dendrites ...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by Ava

Psychology Final Exam
Check my answers? Thank you, in advance! 1. When we learn to understand the mind and feelings, we can also learn to ________ and _________ behavior. (1 point) predict and control********* understand and explain eliminate and forget explain and describe 2. Phrenology is based ...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by Ava

Psychology
Is positive psychology the study of happiness? Or is it more broad- the study of all positive human attributes?
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by Anonymous

Business Psychology
The CEO of a multinational manufacturing company, with its headquarters in the UK, is considering aligning its organisational culture across all of its sites of operation. Currently, other than the UK, these are located in the US, Japan, and Finland. ‘Critically discuss the ...
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 by Amanda

Psychology
1. Describe the structure of a neuron and explain the function of each of its major parts. I dont want anyone to answer FOR me, but I really need help on where to start. If you could help, I would greatly appreciate it.
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 by Ava

psychology
Which of the following statements regarding the nature of stress is true? A. Continued exposure to stress is associated with the secretion of stress-related hormones. B. Cataclysmic events such as earthquakes are, inevitably, the most devastating stressors for most people. C...
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 by yop

psychology
Bill, a successful salesman, knows exactly what to say to his customers to make them feel at ease. He reads each unique situation and responds appropriately. Clearly, Bill possesses highly developed __________ intelligence. A. contextual B. componential C. experiential D. ...
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 by lyn

psychology
Social skills training programs are interventions in which children are taught specific, discrete behaviors that can facilitate effective social interactions, like making eye contact and asking appropriate questions. Assessments of these interventions indicate that they have ...
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 by diane

Psychology
In Schachter and Singer's experiment, participants who received epinephrine injections reported euphoria in a happy situation and anger in an insulting situation. Why were the results difficult to interpret? a) Placebo injections produced the same results as epinephrine. b) ...
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Alex

psychology
Goals are most effective at motivating increased efforts if the goals are a) challenging (somewhat better than you have done in the past). b) flexible (such as "do your best"). c) private. d) easy. a is my answer
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Alex

Psychology
Coping with stress by trying to control the situation is called a) reappraisal. b) emotion-focused coping. c) copping out. d) problem-focused coping. b is my answer
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by jomand

psychology
An article in the latest issue of the Gullible Inquirer claims that a person was born with both a penis and a clitoris. Why is that impossible? a) It is impossible to have both estrogen and testosterone. b) The clitoris does not develop until well after birth. c) A person with...
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by jomand

Psychology
According to Hans Selye, stress is a) a specific response to a specific demand on the body. b) a cognitive, not physical, response to a threatening situation. c) any reaction that increases activity in the parasympathetic nervous system. d) a nonspecific response of the body ...
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by jomand

psychology
According to a survey in the U.S. in the 1990s, people in their 40s reported more lifetime sex partners than did people in their 50s. Which of these is the most likely explanation? a) People in their 50s were starting to lose their memory. b) People in their 40s had been young...
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by john

psychology
According to Hans Selye, stress is a) a specific response to a specific demand on the body. b) a cognitive, not physical, response to a threatening situation. c) any reaction that increases activity in the parasympathetic nervous system. d) a nonspecific response of the body ...
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by john

psychology
According to Abraham Maslow, what do we do when we have several motivations? A) We alternate between one and the other. B) We try to satisfy them at the same time. C) We are frozen with indecision. D) We start with the lowest need and work up. D Is my answer
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by john

Psychology
A company that wants to increase the productivity of its workers should set which kind of goal? A) a simple, easy goal B) a challenging but realistic goal C) a flexible goal such as "do your best" D) no goal at all I select b
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Marqus

Psychology
HI i don't know the synopsis of the ted talk " stroke of insight" i thought the bigger picture would be that the right and left part of the brain are different but .y teacher said that is not the case
Thursday, September 29, 2016 by Sam

Psychology
When researchers find similarities in development between very different cultures, what implications might such findings have for the nature-nurture issue?
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 by brooke

psychology
Describe a behavior that you exhibit every day that you think is probably influenced by both heredity and environment.
Sunday, September 25, 2016 by leea

Psychology
What is an argument for the idea that basic research is as important as applied research.
Thursday, September 22, 2016 by Tameka

Psychology
What study strategies can you think of that would make effective use of the levels-of-processing approach to memory?
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 by brooke

Psychology
A man has cheated on his wife and he feels very guilty, but soon he begins to make excuses, saying how his wife has nagged him for years. The defense mechanism that BEST explains his behavior is: A) rationalization B) denial C) regression D) projection I believe the answer may...
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 by Alice

Psychology 101
which of the following is TRUE? (Points : 1) IQ does not change. IQ tests favor minority groups. IQ tests typically measure creativity. IQ predicts success in school.
Monday, September 19, 2016 by Samantha

psychology
when groupthink is at play, the ability to______is compromised.
Sunday, September 18, 2016 by yn

Psychology
China and Singapore are examples of what type of economies?
Monday, September 12, 2016 by Andrew

Social psychology
confirmation Bias : How might people protect against the confirmation bias? need 1 strategy
Monday, September 12, 2016 by Ann

Social psychology
. what "situational" or "personality" factors do you think would make people more likely to conform to the elevator gag?
Friday, September 2, 2016 by Angeleyes42

AP Psychology
Jay Weiss, a psychologist, used electric shock on rats in a control group and rats in an experimental group. One group; however, was given a piece of wood to chew on. They had fewer ulcers (open sores or lesions in stomach lining). What is the independent variable and ...
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 by Rachel

AP Psychology
Jay Weiss, a psychologist, used electric shock on rats in a control group and rats in an experimental group. One group; however, was given a piece of wood to chew on. They had fewer ulcers (open sores or lesions in stomach lining). What is the independent variable and ...
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 by Rachel

Psychology
1.The rational style of learning sometimes conflicts with the traditional school environment. Could a school be created that takes advantage of the characteristics of the rational style? How? Are there types of learning for which the analytical style is clearly superior? 2....
Tuesday, August 9, 2016 by Ashley

PSY 202 - Abnormal Psychology
CASE STUDY Day, a 30-year old woman, has been admitted to a psychiatric hospital after a failed suicide attempt, she took a considerable amount of paraffin and an overdose of headache tablets. Her aunt found her where she was vomiting heavily and took her to a hospital. Day’...
Thursday, August 4, 2016 by Philip

Psychology
With respect to the theory of cognitive dissonance, people can hold contradictory ideas in their minds. If you become aware of the dissonance between two ideas, you could pursue which of the following strategies to reduce the dissonance? B. You can modify your views of the two...
Sunday, July 31, 2016 by brooke

Psychology
Psychics and astrologers are characterized as...
Monday, July 11, 2016 by Anonymous

Psychology
Can we use what we know about cognitive dissonance to help people improve the way they deal with their problems? I know what this means, its like making the best out of something you know is a bad situation, but I'm a little confused, please help
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by Slomo

psychology
For Vina, cigarettes reduce feelings of tension and anxiety. Because of her heavy smoking, however, she has a bad morning cough and breathing difficulties. How can the principles of operant conditioning help to explain the development and continuation of Vina's self-defeating ...
Monday, June 27, 2016 by dela

Abnormal Psychology
Given below is a case. You need to read the case carefully and answer the below questions. Ramsha is a 24 years university student. She avoids going to market place for grocery. She prefers to cook over going to open/public places like market. She thinks that if she goes to ...
Monday, June 27, 2016 by Meem

Psychology
Which research method is BEST at explaining behavior (as opposed to simply describing it)?
Saturday, June 11, 2016 by jenny

Psychology
1. The subject of Stanley Milgram's controversial study was ______. groupthink group polarization conformity obedience 2. Based on Milgram's obedience study, it would be expected that a military soldier would be most likely to follow orders to shoot an enemy combatant in which...
Saturday, June 11, 2016 by Nhi

psychology
When considering evidence of validity and associated social consequences of instruments counselors should consider all of the following except for:
Saturday, June 4, 2016 by jesusa

Psychology
Cross-cultural research indicates that somatoform disorders are more common in some cultures than in others. Briefly discuss some of the symptoms of somatoform disorders, and use the social-cultural perspective to explain why they may be more prevalent in some cultures.
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 by Kia

Psychology
I am having a little trouble coming up with material for (The Main Propositions of Contemporary Psychodynamic Theories)
Monday, May 16, 2016 by Larry

psychology
A researcher strongly believes that physicians tend to show female nurses less attention and respect than they show male nurses. She sets up an experimental study involving observations of health clinics in different conditions. In explaining the study to the physicians and ...
Thursday, May 12, 2016 by Emma

Psychology
13.Within the cerebral cortex, the _______ area is found in the occipital lobe. A. visual B. association C. somatosensory D. main auditory 14.Dr. Lombard's research is focused on the capacity of the human mind to store and retrieve information. Her colleague, Dr. Fry, is a ...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Emma

Psychology
9.By means of introspection, Dr. Marsh attempts to determine the components of things like perception, thinking, and consciousness. By contrast, Dr. Smyth wants to understand what the mind does in producing different kinds of behavior. We can reasonably assume that Dr. Marsh's...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Emma

Psychology
5.Regarding the trichromatic theory of color vision, which statement is most accurate? A. The theory maintains that receptor cells are grouped in pairs, such as black-white. B. Specialized cells in the retina engage in a process called feature detection. C. Specialized cells ...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Emma

Psychology
3.If you adopt the _______ perspective, you'll reject an emphasis on what goes on in people's minds in favor of focusing on measurable behaviors that can be objectively measured. A. psychodynamic B. neuroscience C. cognitive D. behavioral 4.Agatha maintains that people are ...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Emma

Psychology
Dr. Jones is interested in how human behavior may be genetically inherited from remote ancestors, such as chimpanzees. Her field of interest is A. chemical psychobiology. B. evolutionary psychology. C. clinical neuropsychology. D. behavioral genetics. I chose D. Am I right ? ...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Emma

Psychology
Lorraine and Albert are discussing neurotransmitters, getting ready for an exam. Lorraine maintains that neuronal dendrites sort excitatory and inhibitory messages through a process of elimination dictated by reuptake activity. Albert, on the other hand, argues that inhibitory...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Emma

Psychology
Apply two psychological principles to real life situations
Saturday, April 23, 2016 by Eleanor

Psychology
What kind of disorder does this person. I think he have schriozophenia. Mr. Jameson is a white 42-years old man who has never been married and is currently unemployed. He was brought to the emergency room by the police for striking an elderly woman in his apartment building. ...
Friday, April 15, 2016 by Moe

clinical psychology
whats is a timeline and milestones in clinical psychology subject?
Wednesday, March 30, 2016 by pedro

psychology
I'm having some trouble recalling what I've previously learned about the Battle of Gettysburg because I've just read a new book offering new information on that Civil War battle. This sort of phenomenon is referred to as _______ interference. A. distractive B. passive C. ...
Saturday, March 19, 2016 by gold

experimental psychology
Given that on one section of the SAT the mean is 500 and the standard deviation is 100, what is the approximate probability of a student scoring 600 or higher on the test? Round as appropriate.
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 by Tatiana

psychology
Because you are bored one afternoon, you decide to try a little experiment. You open your eye very wide, extend your thumb, and then poke yourself in the e ure. Aside from being very foolish and in alot of pain, you may learn something about your eye when you engage in this ...
Monday, March 14, 2016 by lily

Art
1.Artists make shapes in the background smaller than shapes in the foreground to communicate their distance from the viewer. How else might a landscape artist show shapes in the background to depict their distance from the viewer? A. Show shapes with bright colors. B. Show ...
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 by Reign

introduction to organisational psychology
how the organization of your choice goes about changing attitudes of their employees?
Friday, March 4, 2016 by ruth

introduction to oorganisational psychology
conflict has always been a part of our lives, especially in the decision making processes. write down a case of multiple approach-avoidance conflict that you have experienced personally. how did you react? do not forget to include all the variance of this type of conflict in ...
Friday, March 4, 2016 by ruth

psychology of human resources
Develop own analogy to illustrate classical conditioning using industry related analogy.in this analogy include all requirements of classical conditioning process.
Monday, February 22, 2016 by itsuwe

psychology
When researchers find similarities in development between very different cultures, what implications might such findings have for the nature-nurture issue?
Sunday, February 21, 2016 by susan

psychology
i need 2 examples of what researchers on the human genome project have already learned a bout the human genome
Sunday, February 7, 2016 by Kate

Psychology
Individuals who use problem-focused coping will deal with a problem or stressor by: A. making changes in their behavior. B. accepting support through sympathy. C. changing their point of view concerning the stressor. D. attempting to manage their emotions. was going to choose ...
Saturday, January 30, 2016 by Ari

Psychology
A man feels anxious and a little sick to his stomach when he walked up to the front door of his old elementary school. School had been very hard for him and he remembers feeling “stupid” a lot of the time he was in school. What is the unconditioned stimulus and ...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kay

psychology
Regarding eyewitness testimony, which of the following statements is TRUE? A. Most victims do not have an adequate weapon focus B. Victims certain of their testimony are usually more accurate C. Eyewitness testimony is generally very accurate D. Perception rarely provides an ...
Friday, January 22, 2016 by please help

English
Identify the correct sentence. a. While studying for her psychology test, Francina had trouble concentrating because her friends were calling her, her brother's blasting stereo, and her dad mowing the lawn. b. While studying for her psychology test, Francina had trouble ...
Tuesday, January 5, 2016 by Anonymous

Psychology
In terms of gender differences in mental ability, research indicate that
Wednesday, December 30, 2015 by jaice

Human Behavior
Define self and the importance of identity of self for individual. Describe the cognitive structural, self psychology, and symbolic influences of self to the individual. What is the importance of self perspective in human behaviors?
Wednesday, December 23, 2015 by lamar

Human Behavior
Existential psychology has four basic themes. Define the themes. How are those themes different from humanistic theory themes of positive psychology and suffering of existentialism?
Sunday, December 20, 2015 by james

sociology
Existential psychology has four basic themes. Define the themes. How are those themes different from humanistic theory themes of positive psychology and suffering of existentialism?
Friday, December 18, 2015 by adam

English, psychology
What are the cultural norms for the following: Individual rights vs the rights of society - There are more right for individual and rights of society. People can say whatever they want, even if it means to insult someone. People have rights to pursue their dream. Social ...
Friday, December 18, 2015 by miyabi

English, psychology
What are the cultural norms for the following: Dress, clothing, or fashion - Manners - Individual rights vs the rights of society - Social behavior - Peer relationships - Gender behavior -
Thursday, December 17, 2015 by miyabi

Psychology
What are the main differences between criminal and non-criminal psychopaths?
Sunday, December 13, 2015 by Hello!

Psychology
In response to hot temperature, your body will sweat reflexively. using Pavlov's terminology, the sweating in response to the hot temperature would be termed a(n): A. unconditioned stimulus (UCS) B. unconditioned response (UCR) C. conditioned stimulus (CS) D. conditioned ...
Sunday, December 6, 2015 by Jazmine

Psychology
Erickson's theory is based on the assumption that
Sunday, December 6, 2015 by Jazmine

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