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psychologically unstable
May 3, 2020

psychologically unstable

The trauma suffered by domestic violence victims after leaving an abusive relationship meant family law court staff sometimes mistakenly judged them as psychologically unstable, a professor of general practice has told Victoria’s royal commission into family violence. Kelsey Hegarty, a general practitioner who leads an abuse and violence research program at the…

Abandonment Issues Psychology
April 15, 2020

Abandonment Issues Psychology

When children are raised with chronic loss, without the psychological or physical protection they need and certainly deserve, it is most natural for them to internalize incredible fear. Not receiving the necessary psychological or physical protection equals abandonment. And, living with repeated abandonment experiences creates toxic shame. Shame arises from the…

Good Psychology Topics
April 9, 2020

Good Psychology Topics

If you’re enrolled in an online psychology degree program, check out this list of films Saint Leo faculty say are essential viewing for all psychology majors. A pioneer of French cinema, filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard said, “Art attracts us only by what it reveals of our most secret self.” Film as art is certainly no exception when it comes to capturing our minds…

Psychology research Proposal Topics
March 28, 2020

Psychology research Proposal Topics

Psychologists conduct research on humans and animals to understand everything from the influence of personality on behavior to brain functions. They conduct research in laboratories and in the field - in classrooms, businesses, homes, zoos and hospitals. Students can get help finding research ideas from classes in research methods and experimental psychology…

How to Address a Psychology?
February 21, 2020

How to Address a Psychology?

Everyone who seeks therapy is a unique individual so his or her therapy will need to be tailored to fit his or her specific needs and strengths. Nevertheless, there are some important generalizations that usually apply to the therapeutic process. For example, most people seek help because of feeling poorly about some aspect their life, or due to suffering from…

Latest research Topics in Psychology
February 15, 2020

Latest research Topics in Psychology

Creating the 5th edition of the American Psychiatric Association s DSM (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders) was a challenging endeavor. (To examine the full text of the completed DSM-5, click the Reference Sources incl. DSM-5 tab at the top of the page.) Comments are available here: For overview coverage of some of the changes/contentions…

Mother Daughter Issues Psychology
January 16, 2020

Mother Daughter Issues Psychology

Source: Iakov Filimonov/Shutterstock It’s true enough that all daughters of unloving and unattuned mothers have common experiences. The lack of maternal warmth and validation warps their sense of self, makes them lack confidence in or be wary of close emotional connection, and shapes them in ways that are both seen and unseen. What are they missing? I will quote…

Interesting Psychology Topics to research
December 29, 2019

Interesting Psychology Topics to research

I have never regretted choosing to spend my career as a psychologist. There’s the very obvious fact that psychology underlies all of behavior and thus, in my opinion, is the most important scientific discipline of all. However, there’s more to it than the love of science. When you come right down to it, psychology is just very cool. Psychologists, like many other…

psychology Projects Topics
November 5, 2019

psychology Projects Topics

Workforce Planning for Psychology Services in NHSScotland - Characteristics of the Workforce within Psychology Services From May 2010 the United Kingdom Statistics Authority has designated these statistics as National Statistics, signifying compliance with the Code of Practice for Official Statistics. Please note there has been a revision to the data originally…

Legal Issues in Clinical Psychology
October 18, 2019

Legal Issues in Clinical Psychology

Information technology in the 21st century has brought dramatic changes to psychiatric practice and psychotherapy. There are many new possibilities and patterns for information use and for communication, as well as new ethical, legal, and clinical problems for the psychiatrist. One can ask how the Internet shifts standards of care required from therapists and…

psychological diseases
September 12, 2019

psychological diseases

Per Abdur Rahman s request, here s an answer that expands on my brief comment. Folie a plusieurs is also known more prosaically as mass hysteria. From Wikipedia, Other names include collective hysteria, group hysteria, or collective obsessional behavior — in sociology and psychology refers to collective delusions of threats to society that spread rapidly through…

Topics to Write About in Psychology
September 6, 2019

Topics to Write About in Psychology

It’s always awe-inspiring when students take hold of a project and are given the power to lead it. They set goals, delegate, lead discussions, and critique each other’s work as if that were a normal process. I’ve just seen this with the eighth-grade social studies students at Shanghai American School. The students at my school have been engaged in a project in…

Examples of Psychological Issues
August 31, 2019

Examples of Psychological Issues

What is an Eating Disorder Eating Disorders describe illnesses that are characterized by irregular eating habits and severe distress or concern about body weight or shape. Eating disturbances may include inadequate or excessive food intake which can ultimately damage an individual’s well-being. The most common forms of eating disorders include Anorexia Nervosa…

Issues in Sports Psychology
August 19, 2019

Issues in Sports Psychology

Guest Post Written by Dr. Allison Belger, founder of PsychologyWOD ( Editor’s Note – Allison is not only a psychologist and co-owner of TJ’s Gyms in Northern California, but is also a good friend and great resource to the entire CrossFit community. Please bookmark her website, which provides weekly articles addressing the non-physical aspects of training that…

What is Etiology in Psychology?
July 20, 2019

What is Etiology in Psychology?

Theories of personality psychology encyclopedia famous psychologists psychological disorders causes freud The study and investigation into the root causes of a psychological disorder so that it might be resolved. Psychological etiology refers to the scientific investigation into the origins of a disorder that cannot be explained biologically. Etiology is complicated…

Define Ethics Psychology
July 2, 2019

Define Ethics Psychology

What is critical thinking? According to my favorite critical thinking text, it is disciplined thinking that is governed by clear intellectual standards. This involves identifying and analyzing arguments and truth claims, discovering and overcoming prejudices and biases, developing your own reasons and arguments in favor of what you believe, considering objections…

Issues in Educational Psychology
June 14, 2019

Issues in Educational Psychology

Educational psychologists study what people think and do as they teach and learn a particular curriculum in a particular environment where education and training are intended to take place (Berliner, p.145). The work of educational psychologists focuses on the rich and significant everyday problems of education (Wittrock, pp. 132–133). History Long before…

What is Psychological Treatment?
May 27, 2019

What is Psychological Treatment?

Kate says: ‘My attacks have subsided and for the first time in four and a half years I feel in control of my life. The reason I think this is possible is for years nobody was able to help me, I began to think I was a fraud and it was my fault these attacks happened.’ Dean says: ‘Your therapist should make you feel safe. They may offer techniques or coping mechanisms…

Definition of Ethics in Psychology
April 21, 2019

Definition of Ethics in Psychology

Please note that the Society cannot give legal advice or provide practical support to members who have been complained about. For that reason, the Society strongly recommends that members consider taking out professional indemnity insurance. If you are unable to find the guidance you are looking for below, please click here to contact the Ethical Enquiries Team…

Current Psychological Issues
March 16, 2019

Current Psychological Issues

The Current Opinion journals were developed out of the recognition that it is increasingly difficult for specialists to keep up to date with the expanding volume of information published in their subject. In, we help the reader by providing in a systematic manner: The views of experts on current advances in psychology in a clear and readable form. Evaluations…

Current Issues in Developmental Psychology
January 21, 2019

Current Issues in Developmental Psychology

This volume contains a number of contributions, which concern basic issues in the field of brain-behavioural development in the human, especially with regard to the young child. They have been written by distinguished scientists, active in this field, who have all been participating in an Erasmus teachers exchange program, entitled Biopsychology of Development…

Social and Psychological Effects of Obesity
January 3, 2019

Social and Psychological Effects of Obesity

It’s well known that obesity increases your risk of developing certain health problems, and it can impact emotional health as well. “While there are physical health risks associated with obesity, the emotional consequences may be the most painful for people with eating disorders and weight problems, ” says Tamara Pryor, PhD, a clinical psychologist and clinical…

Three major Concerns of Developmental Psychology
November 22, 2018

Three major Concerns of Developmental Psychology

Granville Stanley Hall, circa 1910. G. Stanley Hall, called the father of developmental psychology, is credited with conducting the first systematic studies of children. These involved questionnaires, which unfortunately were not structured in a way as to produce useful data. He was also unsuccessful in research that attempted to show that the child s development…

Psychological Controversies
September 11, 2018

Psychological Controversies

1. The Smashing Tennis Balls Directly Into People’s Foreheads Experiment In a study considered unethical even in the early 1960s, Yale psychology researchers repeatedly shot tennis balls flying at over 120 miles per hour directly at people’s foreheads to gauge how this affected the mental state of the subject. Despite generating reams of important data, the program…

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