Question Description How does the IQ of low SES (socioeconomic status) children compare with middle- or upper-class children? How does the IQ of African-American children compare to European American age mates? How do Latina, Latino, and Native Americans perform with regard to IQ scores? Research suggests that parental encouragement and supervision in combination with peer support for academic achievement help explain the differences in ethnic groups. Explain and support this basis. For this assignment, you must locate a minimum of 2 sources from peer-reviewed journals. For this assignment the entire document should be 3-4 pages. It should be completed in […]
This first part of your project proposal will consist of the following sections: Introduction: (1-2 pages) First, you’ll be picking a topic of interest and turning it into an appropriate research question. You can pick any topic as the basis of your research, as long as it relates to psychology in some way. The first section of your proposal will explain your research question, including an argument for why this topic is relevant and deserves to be studied. Article Reviews: (~3 pages per article) Once you have an appropriate question, you’ll then be tracking down at least 3 scholarly, empirical […]
Develop Professional Résumés In order to demonstrate an awareness of psychological career alternatives in a community setting, you will develop résumés for each of the professional experts chosen for your presentation in the Week Three discussion. Include relevant academic and professional experience that highlights their careers, appropriate skills, and expertise. Brief job descriptions identifying the major duties associated with each relevant work experience should also be included in the résumé. The job description format should be based on the “Professional Experience”/”Relevant Experience” section in one of the sample résumés provided below. Each résumé should be two to three pages in […]
Question Description Visual representation and visual analysis of graphed data is the main source of data analysis in single case research design (SCRD). Explain the rationale for the use of graphic displays in SCRD. Then you will describe the technical aspects of a line graph using figure 7.1 in Chapter 7 of the Ledford & Gast (2019) text, as well as the Kratochwill et al. (2010) document located in Course Documents. Include specific details about the basic components and symbols used in graphic representation. Finally, you will reproduce the graph in Figure 3 of the Vanselow and Bourret (2012) article […]
you will revise all of your study one paper sections (study one literature review, methods, results, and discussion) but also include a new “Study two” literature review section that comes after your study one discussion. Here, you will summarize and analyze prior research regarding a second independent variable that you and your classmates think will interact with your first independent variable. Your lab will decide which second IV to pursue, but you’ll discuss research about that new independent variable in this paper.
Based on the information presented in the readings and discussions, three major behavioral programs are critical to the veteran population. These are: Psychological Trauma Suicide Prevention Homelessness Outreach and Intervention. Choose one of the three major behavioral programs to complete this assignment. After reviewing the material, describe the issues relating to the current state of the behavioral issue you chose. What do you consider the most important issue relating to its programs? 250 words not including references and citations which must also be included.
Question Description The Case Study is: GENERAL ANXIETY DISORDER (Case study 4) Address the following questions and issues about diagnosing mental illness. (1) Explain what the purpose of a clinical assessment is. (2) Identify a commonly used instruments clinicians or psychologists use to screen for a particular disorder and why it would be used. Note, the DSM-5 is not a screening instrument. An instrument helps to identify if a patient is experiencing the symptoms listed in the DSM-5. An example of an instrument is the Beck Depression Inventory that screens for symptoms of major depressive disorder. or the PC-PTSD that […]
Think of a topic or scenario you would to research using a case study and respond to the following: (1) Discuss a hypothetical person that you would focus your study on. Why did you choose this person?. (2) State your research question and hypothesis. (3) Explain briefly what data you might collect to study your research question with the identified participant. (4) What are strengths to using a single case study for this study. (5) Discuss the possible limitations to your study. Reading: Chapter 6: “Case Studies and Observational Research” (pp 167-173).
Biomedical Ethics Textbook:Health care ethics. Third edition. Jones & Bartlett ISBN: 978-1-4496-6535-7 Instructions: 1.Use APA format to submit your assignment. 2.Utilize more than one reference to answer the questions 3.Your answer must be at least 3 paragraphs to each question. Questions: a.Read The chapter 7: pages 127 to 139 and answer questions 1,2,3 in your textbook page 137 b.Read The chapter 8: pages 141 to 158 and answer questions 1,2,3 in your textbook page 155 c.Read The chapter 9: pages 159 to 170 and answer questions 1,2,3 in your textbook page 168 d.Read The chapter 10: pages 171 to 183 […]
Question Description Week 12 Assignment Click on the hyper link to view a PBS documentary about medicating children with ADHD. The documentary is shown in several chapters or segments; please be sure to view ALL chapters/segments. Next do some Internet research on ADHD and medication and answer the following questions. 1. What medications are used to treat ADHD? 2. What are the risks associated with medications? 3. Do the medications change or suppress a child’s personality? 4. Why are stimulants used to treat ADHD viewed as controversial? 5. Finally, would you treat your own child with medication for ADHD? 6. […]