August 27, 2019

Research Methods of Psychology

Answer each question with at least 10 to 12 sentences in your own words. 1. Describe (in your own words) the classical experimental design. Explain the importance of each of the three major pairs of components. What happens if you do not do these three major things? 2. A research design may include one or both of these random procedures: (i) random sampling from some specified existing population and (ii) random assignment of experimental participants to treatment levels within the experiment. Discuss how the use of each of these procedures contributes to the meaningfulness and interpretation of the research outcome. […]
August 27, 2019

do you believe everyone who attempts suicide is mentally ill

Is there ever an acceptable reason for someone to commit suicide? If so, what? If not, should we always attempt to stop others from ending their lives? Do you believe everyone who attempts suicide is mentally ill? Why or why not? when it comes to research on nursing how would it tie into to psychology must have peer reviewed references
August 27, 2019

Discuss the influences of sex chromosomes and hormones on prenatal sexual differentiation of the brain and body anatomy

Discuss the influences of sex chromosomes and hormones on prenatal sexual differentiation of the brain and body anatomy: Define gender identity and gender dysphoria and discuss the research relevant to the debate on genetic vs. socialized determination of gender identity: Define hermaphroditism, intersexualism and transsexualism. Discuss the theoretical perspectives on transsexualism and describe the techniques and limitations of gender reassignment surgery: Define sexism, give examples, and discuss the effects on women and men of gender role stereotypes: Summarize the research on male-female differences in cognitive abilities, personality traits and social behavior. Define sexual orientation and distinguish between sexual orientation and […]
August 27, 2019

Before death Comfort Care

“Before death comfort care” I have 4 sources that I will attach that the information needs to come from. I will also attach an example outline of what my teacher is looking for.
August 27, 2019

Violence and Mental Illness

Read the following two publications then answer the questions: What is your reaction to the content of these articles? How does society generally conceptualize people with mental illness? What are some common stereotypes of this population? How does the media portray people with mental illness? (Film, news reports, etc.). Why do you think the media portrays people with MI (mental illness) as violent, when the exact opposite is much more accurate? What is stigma, and how could/does it affect people within this population? Think about this question on both a micro scale (affecting the person only), and then […]
August 27, 2019

Defining Abnormal Psychology

Read the following article in the link then answer the following questions: It mirrors some of the content with Chapter 1 regarding the definition and parameters of abnormal psychology. Reaction? What do you think of the parameter of “violation of socially accepted standards”? This idea allows us to start to understand that what we consider as “abnormal” is a socially, culturally, historically, and politically-constructed concept. What is an example of a behavior that is considered normal in this country but completely abnormal in another country? What about the opposite (normal in another country but completely “strange” in this country)? […]
August 27, 2019

Overview of Models of Abnormality

Consider this scenario: A friend comes to you depressed and talks about how “lousy” a person she is. Your friend has a very negative view of herself. You’ve noticed that for the last several weeks she hasn’t exercised, which she usually does, and hasn’t gone out with friends. Your friend describes difficulty sleeping and studying and generally feels physically unwell. You also know that she has had a great deal of difficulty with her family, and you suspect she may have been emotionally abused. She tells you she’s going nowhere, that she can’t do anything, that she has no future, […]
August 27, 2019

Discussion 5

Summarize the research on the role of physical appearance in attraction, identify the characteristics men and women look for in a potential partner for a long-term relationship, and discuss evolutionary and social psychology’s views of the different characteristics men and women desire in their mates. How might these views lead to some people developing eating disorder?: Analyze how the “matching hypothesis” accounts for partner choice, describe the influence of attitudinal compatibility on attraction and on relationships, and define reciprocity and describe its effect on attraction and on maintaining relationships: Discuss the four Greek concepts of love: storge, agape, philia and […]
August 27, 2019

Mental Disorder

Check out the following article: What are your thoughts related to this topic? What are some issues with diagnosing someone with a mental disorder? What are some problems with diagnosis, in general? Check out these as well: Why are the number of people diagnosed with mental disorders so high in this country compared to other countries? What are some of the cultural variables that could be influencing the higher numbers? Do you think the statistics accurately reflect the number of people suffering from clinical disorders, or do you think there is an issue with overdiagnosis? Explain your […]
August 27, 2019

Test Your Coping Skills

I have the writing assignment attached with the instructions plus Test Your Coping Skills. So I will have you follow the instructions properly on the writing assignment. Just write 2 paragraphs for the assignment. This assignment is due on tomorrow afternoon. Thanks.
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