Psychology

Psychology answer check
1. Behavioral therapy began with _______________. (1 point) Ivan Pavlov B.F. Skinner John Watson*** Erik Erikson Read the statement. Choose the correct answer. 2. Watson is most (in)famous for performing experiments on ______________. (1 point) A baby*** a monkey A dog His ...

Psychology answer check
1. In cognitive therapy, a therapist pays attention to a patient’s perception, ___________, reason, attention, and judgment. (1 point) thoughts 2. Similar to psychotherapy, cognitive therapy uses a kind of ___________. (1 point) Relaxation therapy**** Talk therapy Regression...

Psychology answer check
1. Humanistic therapy has a lot in common with ___________ approaches to psychology. (1 point) Phrenology 2. Which of the following is true about Existentialism? (1 point) It emphasizes group experience, commonality, and solidarity. It emphasizes individual experience, freedom...

Psychology
1. Modern psychoanalysis is defined as ____________________. (1 point) A treatment that focuses on observable behavior A treatment method for mild to moderate disorders that uses a process of patient discovery Demonstrating how unconscious factors affect a person’s current ...

psychology
can printing technology as a course put food on your table

Psychology
Good morning , earlier I had specified that I needed help developing a concept for my essay that has to be written . Briefly I’ll rexplain what I had mentioned in a prior post . I have to write an essay based on a psychology concept . Based on the concept of my choice , I ...

Psychology
I have to write an essay on a psychology concept and I was thinking about writing my essay on the concept of conformity. However, my professor prefers that we use media examples that occurred after the 28th of January. This example is to be used to explain or rather show ...

psychology
Jose is a Latino client who presents with occupational difficulties. He was laid off from a construction job 8 months ago and has been unable to find work. Ever since he lost his job, he has been drinking alcohol heavily throughout the day. He also reports “occasional” ...

psychology/biology
1. The cerebellum and the medulla are also part of the _____. a. occipital lobe b. unconscious brain*** c. hypothalamus d. vertebrae 2. Which part of the brain connects/separates the right and left cerebral hemispheres? a. vertebrae b. Broca's area c. Wernicke's area d. corpus...

Psychology
30 Brothers each attend the daily sunset service 4 times a week. Whilst they are all present on Sunday, the numbers present throughout the week varies from day to day. Alan wanted to learn more about the religion. He knew the Brothers were in great demand for their knowledge ...

psychology
Please check my answers for these questions, thank you. 1. A case study is A. a study of the legal ramifications of psychological research B. an intensive study of a person or group* C. observation with minimal interference D. a study of a group of people over a long period of...

Psy
An experimenter wants to study the relationship between breast-feeding and Infant Formula X in underdeveloped countries. She randomly assigns 300 infants to Group A or B and weighs the infants every three days for the first four weeks of life. IV: DV: Two groups of subjects ...

AP Psychology
Which of the following is not an example of homeostasis? A) perspiring in order to restore normal body temperature B) feeling hungry and eating to restore the level of blood glucose to normal C) feeling hungry at the sight of appetizing food********** D) quenching thirst and ...

Psychology
Please help! List the dependent variable: Article: Zapata-Phelan, C.P., Colquitt, J.A. Scott, B.A., & Livingston, B. (2009). Procedural justice, interactional justice, and task performance: The mediating role of intrinsic motivation. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision ...

Medical psychology
Using biopsychosocial mode of health, describe all the factors predisposing to: (1). malaria (2). HIV/AIDS (3). diabetes mellitus.

Literature
I need to write a literature review using the following Research Question: How does one's self attitude/worth play a role in deviant behavior? The following is my outline. I am having two problems. The articles are so complex that I am having difficulty understanding them. ...

Psychology
I need help writing research proposal due Thursday. The question is the correlation between attendance and grades in the first year of psychology class. Abstract,introduction,method

Psychology
I'm writing an essay about myself and have to incorporate the things I learned in psychology. One of them was classical conditioning. An example I wanted to use for this was seeing my mother dress up and put on makeup everytime we went to parties, so I observed that behavior ...

Writing
Write an annotated bibliography on:Meyer, J. P., Becker, T. E., & Vandenberghe, C. (2004). Employee Commitment and Motivation: A Conceptual Analysis and Integrative Model. Journal Of Applied Psychology, 89(6), 991-1007. doi:10.1037/0021-9010.89.6.991

Psychology
Which phenomenon does the following example illustrate? When you begin your first year of college, the tuition is $12,000. At the beginning of your second year of college the tuition has been raised by $200, but you do not notice. However, upon returning for your third year of...

Statistics of Psychology
A population of N=6 scores ha EX=12 and Ex squared=54. What is the value of SS for this popluation

Psychology
I need an answer quick - I have a research question to answer: "Why is it that children of older parents (more than 40 years old) are better adjusted, have closer ties with their parents, and are more socially skilled when they enter school than children of younger parents (...

psychology
I need help bascially i didn't have time to jot down the homework so i'm not sure what the homework is about so...the only solution to this is to email my teacher but i don't know how to say it to her? Shall i say to her hello, I'm not sure what to do for homework as i did not...

AP Psychology
I've reread the textbook about 5 times now and I STILL don't understand this: According to the text, what is the rather counterintuitive finding regarding adoptive families versus biological families? Nature vs. Nurture, but how would I answer?

Psychology
Would this be a better example of spotlight theory of attention or attenuation theory? I was focusing on asking someone an important question. When I asked the question, I failed to noticed that a dog was barking. I later realized the dog was barking. I believe this would be ...

Psychology
Would this be an example of top-down processing? I am at home, and I have left a room where a family member is sitting. I come back to this room awhile later and start having a conversation because I expect the family member to still be there because I did not hear him or her ...

psychology
does someone know a good website that includes b.f. skinner in behavioral approach ,or just inform about him?

The Psychology of Love
Commitment is usually at its peak at the beginning of a relationship a) True b) False

psychology of Education
How do a person become back? Or what is the main element disturbed in a person for him/her to be mad? And what causes madness.

Forensic Psychology
I need help for my Personal Statement for a Masters in forensic psychology

Psychology
What are some of the newly published Psychological tests, mostly used for assessment?

Abnormal child psychology
Which of the following is true regarding late starters A. Deviant behavior is never due to inadequate parental monitoring? B. As a group, they have more deviance than any other group C. They develop aggression only as adults D. There's less research information available about...

Psychology
which part of the personality gives us feelings of pride and satsifcation when we do things for which we have been praised or rewarded?

Psychology
Miranda is a 23 year-old female who presents with symptoms of anxiety. She is dressed in baggy clothes and appears to be very thin. Miranda states that she worries a lot about her weight. Her father is obese, and she says that she does not want “to end up like him.” ...

Psychology Stats and Research
Although there is a popular belief that herbal remedies such as Ginkgo biloba and Ginseng may improve learning and memory in healthy adults, these effects are usually not supported by well-controlled research (Persson, Bringlov, Nilsson, and Nyberg, 2004). In a study, a ...

Psychology
I am curious as to how someone who distributes a personality test would be able to decipher who is and who is not telling the truth on the test? If the test is straightforward such as "are you a liar?" obviously that is not desirable and people could just answer 'no'. How do ...

psychology
Bruce is furious when his midterm is returned with a C grade. He tells his sociology professor that he had read each of the assigned chapters three times, and if someone can do that and just be average, then there’s something wrong with the test! The professor is outraged by...

Psychology
In which type of forgetting does information that you learned recently cause you to forget information that you learned at an earlier time?

psychology
In a normal distribution, what percentage of scores will fall between one standard deviation below the mean and one standard deviation above the mean?

Psychology
How might emotional intelligence be tested?

Psychology
which of the following is a possible statistically significant outcome from a 2x2 factorial design. A. The other three choices are all possible outcomes . B. Two main effects and an interaction . C. no main effect for either factor but an interaction D. two main effects and ...

Psychology
Please provide me some points to write an essay on a case. Alexis had often wished that she could understand herself better. But the fight with her boyfriend the previous night really made her wonder what was driving her behaviour. For no reason at all, she had gotten annoyed ...

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?

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

psychology
I'm needing a research topic for proposal that has minimum risk to participates and can be experimented. please help

psychology
In cults, followers trade off ______________ in order to gain ______________.

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.

Essentials og Psychology
The science of the mind questions please for Penn foster. No need of answers. Please help.

Psychology
How do parents influence a child's personality according to each theory: evolutionary, biological/genetic, and behavioral?

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...

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 ...

psychology
what's the difference between structuralism and functionalism? please explain in a simplified way, thanks.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

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

introduction to psychology i
one advantage of using tests in research rather then laboratory observation is the usefulness of

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 ...

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 ...

Psychology
Is positive psychology the study of happiness? Or is it more broad- the study of all positive human attributes?

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 ...

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.

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...

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. ...

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 ...

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) ...

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

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

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...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

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

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

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

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

psychology
Describe a behavior that you exhibit every day that you think is probably influenced by both heredity and environment.

Psychology
What is an argument for the idea that basic research is as important as applied research.

Psychology
What study strategies can you think of that would make effective use of the levels-of-processing approach to memory?

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...

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.

psychology
when groupthink is at play, the ability to______is compromised.

Psychology
China and Singapore are examples of what type of economies?

Social psychology
confirmation Bias : How might people protect against the confirmation bias? need 1 strategy

Social psychology
. what "situational" or "personality" factors do you think would make people more likely to conform to the elevator gag?

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 ...

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 ...

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....

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’...

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