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Psychology
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Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 4:09pm

statistics
5. A professor teaching introductory psychology gave the grades that follow. According to the normal curve, she should have given about 4% A’s, 14% B’s, 64% C’s, 14% D’s, and 4% F’s. Do a Chi-Square to determine if the actual grade assignment ...
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 3:25am

psychology
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mind_over_m​atter
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 10:29am

psychology
what does it mean mind over matter?
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 10:09am

ethical
Psychology tests in in court rooms...try deepdyve site.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 12:16am

psychology
Which of the following individuals was instrumental in the early research examining fitness levels in depressed patients? A. Robert Cattell B. William Morgan C. Hans Selye D. James Blumenthal
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 11:00pm

Psychology
http://www.simplypsychology.org/problem-​focused-coping.html
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 10:49pm

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
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 10:40pm

Sport Psychology
Which of the following types of exercise reliability reduce depression? a.) Resistance training b.) Stretching and flexibility c.) Aerobic Exercise d.) Both A and C
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 10:17pm

psychology
Freud was heavily influenced by the evolutionary models of his time.
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 9:08pm

Psychology
http://psych.athabascau.ca/html/Psych289​/Biotutorials/1/myelin.shtml
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 3:37pm

Psychology
In a neuron, the myelin sheath serves to insulte
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 3:16pm

psychology 220
http://alcoholism.about.com/cs/alerts/l/​blnaa13.htm
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 3:13pm

psychology 220
I doubt it. This question demands that you stereotype -- which is wrong for anybody, especially a school! http://pubs.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/a​rh27-1/87-94.htm
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 3:10pm

psychology 220
# 1.36 (1 pts.) Based on the incidence of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome in various ethnic groups, which of the following individuals would be considered high risk? A) a woman of French Canadian descent B) a woman of Irish descent C) a woman of Italian descent D) a woman of Native ...
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 2:52pm

psychology
In the movie the Bad Seed How does Erikson's theory relate to Rhoda's present stage of psychocosial developement? Could you from a hypothesis about her earlier successes in solving developmental crises?
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 2:14pm

Psychology 220
What is your choice?
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 11:37am

PSYchology 220
I would agree with D. • Construct Validity - Words like assertiveness, giftedness, and hyperactivity refer to abstract ideas that humans construct in their minds to help them explain observed patterns or differences in the behavior of themselves or other people. ...
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 11:24am

PSYchology 220
I would agree.
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 11:11am

psychology 220
I would agree. Multi-axial system The DSM-IV organizes each psychiatric diagnosis into five dimensions (axes) relating to different aspects of disorder or disability: Axis I: All diagnostic categories except mental retardation and personality disorder Axis II: Personality ...
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 11:08am

Psychology 220
D, the drinking is Robert's method of trying to deal with the depression. Under the influence of alcohol, he temporarily does not feel depressed.
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 11:05am

Psychology 220
No, you only have a constellation of symptoms. Why don't you try Googling each of these terms? In the future, you can find the information you desire more quickly, if you use appropriate key words to do your own search. Also see http://hanlib.sou.edu/searchtools/.
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 11:03am

Psychology 220
Yes.
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 10:59am

psychology 220
Do you want to try depression and bipolar on your next posts?
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 10:54am

psychology 220
I would agree.
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 10:53am

psychology
Often we remember a message but cannot remember the source of the message. However, I have never heard the term, "source amnesia." This term may have been more recently coined after my training.
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 10:41am

psychology
This would suggest ambivalence.
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 10:35am

psychology 220
I would agree.
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 10:34am

psychology 220
Various types of amnesia. Which answer does that indicate?
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 10:29am

psychology 220
Korsakoff's syndrome sufferers often display A) an inability to recall recent information B) psychotic behavior C) speech difficulties D) motor difficulties (my answer is "B psychotic behavior") am i right?
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 1:10am

psychology 220
1.75 (1 pts.) Had Mark Chen been cognitively alert and responsive in the textbook case, he would have had the legal right to decline Dr. Tobin's recommendation for ECT. His decision would have been supported by A) the Americans with Disabilities Act. B) parens patriae. C) ...
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 12:40am

psychology
Sigmund Freud's psychoanalytic theory appears to have been heavily influenced by the ____________ models of his time. a)chemical b)social c)evolutionary d)hydraulics
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 12:30am

psychology
In the stranger situation, a child with a(n) _____ attachment style will most likely seek close contact when a caregiver returns, but simultaneously push her away. a)avoidant b)disorganized c)ambivalent d)secure
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 12:29am

psychology 220
1.74 (1 pts.) You are a therapist and one of your clients has just told you that he is planning to murder his neighbor. Based on the principle of "duty to warn" what is the primary thing you should do? A) Ignore your client's threat. B) Notify the potential ...
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 12:28am

psychology
Martika is a homosexual and her immediate environment is not very supportive. Her family has ignored her since she revealed her sexual orientation, and her boss often makes negative comments about homosexuality. Martika's experience with her sexual orientation would be a ...
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 12:28am

psychology 220
1.73 (1 pts.) Dr. Strickland has neglected to notify Gary, one of his newest clients, about the potential risks of therapy and the limits of confidentiality during therapy sessions. Dr. Strickland has not provided him with the information needed for Gary to give A) information...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 11:43pm

psychology
how can i explain racism in relations to cognitive perspective?
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 11:37pm

psychology
Marla is talking to a friend and spreading a rumor that she heard about a co-worker. When the friend asks where she heard the rumor, Marla cannot remember. Marla is experiencing what psychologists call 1)retrograde amnesia. 2)anterograde amnesia. 3)source amnesia. 4)stress ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 11:30pm

psychology
Recent neuroimaging research indicates that people with OCD show increased levels of grey matter in the _____ and the _____ relative to those who do not have OCD. 1)splenium; corpus collosum 2)locus ceruleus; hypothalamus 3)thalamus; left frontal cortex 4)thalamus; right ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 11:28pm

psychology 220
I think you're right.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 10:34pm

psychology 220
1.72 (1 pts.) Which of the following types of disorders would not meet the criteria for insanity according to the Insanity Defense Reform Act of 1984? A) schizophrenia B) major depression C) bipolar disorder D) antisocial personality disorder (my answer is "A ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 10:30pm

psychology 220
1.72 (1 pts.) Which of the following types of disorders would not meet the criteria for insanity according to the Insanity Defense Reform Act of 1984? A) schizophrenia B) major depression C) bipolar disorder D) antisocial personality disorder (my answer is "D antisocial ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 10:28pm

psychology 220
1.71 (1 pts.) Wendy has been involuntarily committed to a psychiatric hospital. When she tries to use the ward pay phone, the staff members stand nearby and listen to her conversation. Occasionally they have actually interrupted her calls and have hung the phone up on her. ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 10:22pm

psychology 220
Yes.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 10:20pm

psychology 220
1.69 (1 pts.) Dr. Ramirez is a clinical psychologist who treats individuals with somatoform disorders, yet he is still troubled by his own somatic complaints. Which of the following roles and responsibilities would be in question in this case? A) therapist competence B) ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 10:16pm

psychology 220
Yes.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:46pm

psychology 220
I should hope so.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:46pm

Psychology 220
1.68 (1 pts.) In order to evaluate the effectiveness of a new psychotherapeutic technique, Dr. Schwartz is testing the therapy on clients that have sought treatment from him at his private practice. According to Martin Seligman, Dr. Schwartz is conducting an A) epidemiological...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:44pm

psychology 220
1.67 (1 pts.) Shelly meets twice a week with a number of individuals who also have similar problems. They openly share their problems with others in a trusting, receptive environment which also facilitates improvement of their interpersonal skills. Shelly is participating in A...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:38pm

psychology 220
# 1.66 (1 pts.) James is a person with schizophrenia and has delusions that the CIA is after him. He believes that everyone on the street is trying to kill him and, as a matter of fact, he has been brought to a psychologist by the police after being arrested for assaulting an ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:34pm

Psychology 220
Yes.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:32pm

Psychology 220
1.65 (1 pts.) David is a junior at the local high school. The school's administration believes his recent emotional outbursts during class may be due to problems in his home life. Who might be best suited to deal with this situation? A) the principal B) a guidance ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:31pm

Psychology 220
1.64 (1 pts.) Sangue dormido, or "sleeping blood" is a condition observed among individuals from the Cape Verde Islands (located off the west coast of Africa) and involves paralysis, convulsions, blindness, and tremors. This condition is referred to in DSM-IV as a(n...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:28pm

Psychology 220
Yes.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:27pm

Psychology 220
# 1.55 (1 pts.) Which of the following information led Dr. Tobin to conclude that Peter was suffering from bipolar disorder? A) the fact that he reported having intense bouts of anxiety B) the fact that he had recently been married and soon after was divorced C) the fact that ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:24pm

Psychology 220
1.60 (1 pts.) "Coughing, sniffling, sneezing, runny nose, achiness, scratchy throat, and inability to sleep." This collection of symptoms represents a A) constellation. B) diagnosis. C) prognosis. D) syndrome. (MY answer is B) AM I RIGHT?
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:19pm

Psychology 220
1.63 (1 pts.) Robert has a serious drinking problem, but his therapist feels that the drinking is a result of Robert's constant bouts with depression. Based on this information, what would Robert's principle diagnosis be? A) alcoholism B) bipolar disorder C) ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:16pm

PSYchology 220
Yes.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:14pm

psychology 220
# 1.62 (1 pts.) A psychologist suspects that Dan's psychotic episode may be related to the recent death of his wife. On which DSM-IV Axis would this stressful event be recorded? A) Axis I B) Axis II C) Axis III D) Axis IV (My answer is D) Am i right?
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:13pm

PSYchology 220
# 1.61 (1 pts.) Dr. Johnson believes that the frequency and intensity of compulsive behavior exists on a continuum from mild to severe. Dr. Johnson prefers to use which approach when viewing this behavior? A) categorical B) dimensional C) medical D) nominal (MY answer is B) AM...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:10pm

PSYchology 220
I disagree.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:10pm

PSYchology 220
D
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:09pm

PSYchology 220
I agree.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:09pm

PSYchology 220
1.60 (1 pts.) "Coughing, sniffling, sneezing, runny nose, achiness, scratchy throat, and inability to sleep." This collection of symptoms represents a A) constellation. B) diagnosis. C) prognosis. D) syndrome. (MY answer is D) AM I RIGHT?
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:08pm

PSYchology 220
# 1.59 (1 pts.) Ralph has been sad and listless for 3 years. He can't sleep and has lost his appetite. Using a diagnostic system, one clinician arrives at a diagnosis of depression. Using the exact same diagnostic system, another clinician arrives at a diagnosis of ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 9:04pm

Statistics of Psychology
Create a numerical and verbal hypothesis statement: People who are cyber bullied have, for the most part, been bullied in more traditional manners as well." Their research showed that the incidence increased over time, with 23 cases (56%) taking place between 2003 and ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 8:37pm

Statistics of Psychology
Create a numerical and verbal hypothesis statement: People who are cyber bullied have, for the most part, been bullied in more traditional manners as well." Their research showed that the incidence increased over time, with 23 cases (56%) taking place between 2003 and ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 8:36pm

psychology 220
Please do not post multiple choice questions without your answer. I'll be glad to check your answer.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 8:34pm

psychology 220
Please do not post multiple choice questions without your answer. I'll be glad to check your answer.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 8:34pm

psychology 220
Please do not post multiple choice questions without your answer. I'll be glad to check your answer.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 8:33pm

psychology 220
# 1.55 (1 pts.) Which of the following information led Dr. Tobin to conclude that Peter was suffering from bipolar disorder? A) the fact that he reported having intense bouts of anxiety B) the fact that he had recently been married and soon after was divorced C) the fact that...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 8:33pm

psychology 220
# 1.56 (1 pts.) Mr. Kang, a recent immigrant from China, is extremely overwhelmed and distressed by the untimely death of his wife. His co-workers are concerned about his mental health because he believes he is in constant contact with her and can be seen talking to her on a ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 8:32pm

psychology 220
# 1.49 (1 pts.) Donna's clinician has requested that she undergo electroconvulsive therapy in an attempt to control her current, drastic suicidal impulses. What stage of treatment is she in? A) immediate management B) assessment of objectives C) assessment of current ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 8:27pm

Psychology 220
# 1.36 (1 pts.) Based on the incidence of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome in various ethnic groups, which of the following individuals would be considered high risk? A) a woman of French Canadian descent B) a woman of Irish descent C) a woman of Italian descent D) a woman of Native ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 7:31pm

psychology 220
I'll be glad to check your answer.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 7:30pm

PSYchology 220
I'll be glad to check your answer.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 7:30pm

psychology 220
I'll be glad to check your answer.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 7:29pm

psychology 220
# 1.29 (1 pts.) Mrs. Johansen is pregnant and has accidentally been exposed to a person with German measles. She should be most concerned about the possibility of producing a child with mental retardation if she is in the A) fetal period. B) 35th week. C) first trimester. D) ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 7:27pm

PSYchology 220
1.18 (1 pts.) Harry has recently been getting lost in the factory where he works. He is forgetting some of the names of his coworkers. He is having difficulty concentrating and his reading comprehension is poor. He denies having any memory problems but occasionally gets ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 7:19pm

psychology 220
A) Alzheimer's clients suffer from sudden cognitive losses; clients with vascular dementia suffer from gradual losses. B) Alzheimer's clients suffer from global cognitive losses; clients with vascular dementia suffer from selective losses. C) Alzheimer's clients ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 7:13pm

psychology
A. In the future, you can find the information you desire more quickly, if you use appropriate key words (like the alternatives given) to do your own search. Also see http://hanlib.sou.edu/searchtools/.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 12:54pm

psychology
A would be for a girl, D is for a boy.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 12:51pm

ABNORMAL psychology 220
Since I didn't know the answer, I Googled "Down syndrome facts" to get this: People with Down syndrome have an increased risk for certain medical conditions such as congenital heart defects, respiratory and hearing problems, Alzheimer's disease, childhood ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 12:49pm

psychology
Have you read your textbook?
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 12:43pm

psychology
By dissociating key parts of personality, people are able to keep ___________ from reaching conscious awareness, thereby reducing their anxiety. a)symptoms b)compulsions c)confused thoughts d)disturbing memories
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 12:19am

psychology
Fred was diagnosed as schizophrenic at age 27. According to the information presented in your textbook, what is a probable description of his life at age 68? a)He has been institutionalized for 41 years. b)He may have shown improvement or even recovery. c)No recovery has been ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 12:09am

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.
Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 11:52pm

psychology
According to Freud, a boy's identification with his father is usually the result of the overwhelming power of a) penis envy. b) ovarian envy. c) moral anxiety. d) castration anxiety.
Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 11:14pm

psychology
Ed, who suffers from dementia, has enormous difficulty getting dressed in the morning because he cannot plan and organize the behaviors necessary to complete the task. Ed's difficulty is in the area of A) executive function. B) agnosia. C) apraxia. D) aphasia.
Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 10:44pm

Child Psychology
Resilient behaviors are maintained under most conditions, while fragile ones are more likely to change. Some behaviors are very resilient in one or more situations but fragile in others.
Friday, December 7, 2012 at 12:17pm

Child Psychology
What is meant by resilient and fragile properties of behavior? Choose an example of your own experience that illustrates how a behavior can contain both resilient and fragile properties.
Friday, December 7, 2012 at 12:12am

Psychology
A simple answer would be, it conditions our responses to stimuli. For example, touching a searing hot oven tends to make people not do it a second time thus you have now changed the way you respond to hot objects. For more detail, when your hand touches a really hot object a ...
Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 5:33pm

Psychology
How does biological and environmental factors shape our cognitive processes?
Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 5:27pm

Psychology
How does one's cognitive processes shape some aspects of personality?
Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 5:26pm

general psychology
Fill in the following boxes by identifying and describing three types of personality assessment. List a specific assessment, or the procedure for measuring this type of personality measure. Describe whether or not you think this is an effective method for measuring personality...
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 10:38pm

psychology
http://www.google.com/webhp?source=searc​h_app#hl=en&tbo=d&sclient=psy-ab&q=sigmu​nd+freud+unconscious+mind+&oq=sigmund+fr​eud+unconscious+mind+&gs_l=serp.3..0l2j0​i30j0i5i30.762029.764037.0.766231.2.2.0.​0.0.0.177.274.1j1.2.0.les%3Bcqn%2Ccconf%&#...
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 7:24pm

psychology
hello, can you help me try to find research for sigmund freud unconscious mind thank you
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 7:21pm

psychology
Please only post your questions once. Repeating posts will not get a quicker response. In addition, it wastes our time looking over reposts that have already been answered in another post. Thank you. See your later post.
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 2:36pm

Psychology
Longitudinal
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 2:02pm

Psychology
This? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cohort_stud​y
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 12:33pm

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