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Term Paper

Psychology

Phobias Research Estimates That Between

Words: 1246
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

All subjects surveyed showed signs of anxiety that occurs specifically in relation to a certain situation or object. The following questions were contained on the survey. Individual phobic symptoms…

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3 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Phobias and Addictions Grade Course Families Often

Words: 1403
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Phobias and Addictions Grade Course Families often pat their dogs and cats when they successfully catch a ball. Teachers and parents reward children with grades and gifts on their…

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11 Pages
Research Paper

Psychology

Social Phobia in Children

Words: 3594
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Social Phobia in Children It is natural for the people to feel shy, self-conscious or nervous in front of others at certain occasions. Anyone can feel conscious or can…

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5 Pages
Research Paper

Psychology

Social Phobia

Words: 1508
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Social Phobia There is a condition in Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders known as social phobia. Social phobia, a term used in DSM-IV, is now known as…

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2 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Conditioning Theories Phobias and Addiction Phobias and

Words: 766
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Conditioning Theories: Phobias and Addiction Phobias and Addiction Phobias and Classical Conditioning Theory Classical conditioning theory proposes that an individual can acquire a phobic response to a conditioned stimulus…

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14 Pages
Research Paper

Psychology - Abnormal

Impact of Phobias

Words: 4238
Length: 14 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Abstract Phobias are a kind of anxiety disorder that can make an individual to experience extreme irrational fear regarding a situation, object, or living creature. Phobias should not be…

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3 Pages
Essay

Psychology - Behaviorism

Effects of Phobias on Human Behavior

Words: 1002
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Managing Phobias Phobias are seen to be unreasonable, and overwhelming fear of objects or situations posing little or no danger and evoke anxiety and avoidance. Specific phobias are known…

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2 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Altophobia and Desensitization Phobias and

Words: 562
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

A second phase might involve exposing to subject to motion pictures of moderate elevation, again without actually experiencing any elevation himself or herself. A third phase of the process…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Exposure Therapy for Agoraphobia a

Words: 1319
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

According to the principle of habituation, a fear response weakens when elicited repeatedly. According to the principle of extinction, the fear response decreases or weakens when the patient is…

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12 Pages
Research Paper

Race

Justifying Islamophobia

Words: 4004
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Research Paper

They can also measure avoidance, as there are people who are so fearful of the Muslim culture that they will go out of their way to avoid Muslims and…

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4 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Application of Clinical Psychology in Agoraphobia

Words: 1337
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

clinical psychology in a real-World situation. Overview of Agoraphobia Agoraphobia refers to the fear of becoming embroiled in situations from which it may be difficult to escape, or situations…

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3 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Expectations of Psychology Prior to

Words: 1053
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

All of the information I was gaining about a topic I had not previously understood was intriguing to me, and made me excited and ready to learn more. General…

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Term Paper

Psychology

Manuscript Critique Mogg K Pierre P &

Words: 807
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Manuscript Critique Mogg, K., Pierre P., & Bradley, B.P. (2004). Selective attention to angry faces in clinical social phobia. J Abnormal Psych, 113 (1), 160-165. The present study investigated…

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11 Pages
Term Paper

Urban Studies

Rock Decided to Meet Lucas

Words: 3404
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Miami was where it all happened. I dated then. I guess you could say I had a life. Back then, if I were to be living under any rock,…

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4 Pages
Thesis

Psychology

Psychology Counseling

Words: 1479
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Thesis

However, they should also know what aspects of they reveal are confidential. An adolescent should know if he or she says that he 'hates his parents' that the therapist…

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20 Pages
Chapter

Literature

Tom Shulich Coltishhum a Comparative Study on

Words: 9196
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Chapter

Tom Shulich ("ColtishHum") A comparative study on the theme of fascination with and repulsion from Otherness in Song of Kali by Dan Simmons and in the City of Joy…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Children

School as a Young Child

Words: 1203
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The reluctance of going to the school assumed to lie at home. It is assumed that the child has an inclination to stay at home where the well being…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Biological Perspective Suggests That the Tendency to

Words: 594
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

biological perspective: suggests that the tendency to develop anxiety disorders may be partly genetic. While environment might have caused the results of the family studies, recent research on brains…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Animals

Pharmacologic Treatment of Fear and

Words: 4199
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

e., they became helpless). Furthermore, other behaviors of the dogs were adversely affected (e.g., the dogs appeared apathetic and had poor appetites) (Hitzemann, 2000). In his essay, "Animal Models…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Children

Panic Disorder During Pregnancy and

Words: 1880
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The authors state, "underlying mechanism through which exposure to childhood abuse is associated with increased risk of panic cannot be determined based on these data alone" (p. 888). They…

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27 Pages
Thesis

Psychology

Enforcement of Psychology Treatment for the Mentally Ill

Words: 8451
Length: 27 Pages
Type: Thesis

Psychology Treatment For most of U.S. history up to the time of the Community Mental Health Act of 1963, the mentally ill were generally warehoused in state and local…

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11 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Avoidant Personality Disorder

Words: 4280
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Avoidant Personality Disorder As per the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition (DSM-IV), a certain case of avoidant personality disorder (APD) is featured by the existent…

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2 Pages
Discussion Chapter

Psychology

Hospitalizing Mentally Ill People Against

Words: 728
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Discussion Chapter

The best psychologists are familiar with all of the main, credible theories, and they understand how these theories work. Then, they use the theory that they believe will best…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Female Substance Use Disorder Gender

Words: 2505
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

..in their view, rather than promoting wholeness and recovery, the experience recreated the secrecy of abuse and fed the stigma associated with each of the three issues." In the…

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5 Pages
Article Review

Psychology

Panic Disorder a Branch of

Words: 1396
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Article Review

The results were found to be similar with regards to the scales of CMAS (a 37 item measure), STAIC (for the 20 item state scale measure only), CDI (a…

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9 Pages
Case Study

Children

2-Year-Old Case Study Two-Year-Old Child

Words: 3101
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Case Study

(Broderick & Blewitt). Aside from the major issue, at least for the parents, of Jason's reserved social demeanor; there have been several other indicators of acting our behavior that…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Panic Disorder Current Research on

Words: 1354
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

(Book & andall, 2002, p. 130) Both of these lines of research are ripe for additional investigation, as they seem to clearly complicate and possibly exacerbate the social affect…

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4 Pages
Case Study

Psychology

Bob Case Analysis of Anxiety

Words: 1074
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Case Study

Mr. iley's agoraphobia is a matter of particular concern as this defensive response to his anxiety disorder has prevented the subject from engaging a normal, health, active, productive life.…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Careers

Challenges Facing Retirees Attending College

Words: 3546
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

etirees Attending College The latest retirement planning book entitled 'Boomers: Visons of the New etirement', written by a person who is about thirty years old, Dr. Maria Maylater, PhD.,…

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15 Pages
Case Study

Children

Shore Case Study

Words: 4008
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Case Study

Categories and Phases of Loss and Grief for Nancy Diagnostic Statement for Nancy Nancy is obese and reports feeling anxious and depressed. Nancy has gained 15 pounds does not…

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12 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

IQ Discrimination the Concept of General Ability

Words: 3541
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Term Paper

IQ Discrimination The concept of general ability or intelligence has in the past been the most important single way of accounting for individual differences. IQ (Intelligence quotient) is usually…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Helplessness Coping and Health

Words: 2116
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Perception of Helplessness Helplessness is defined in the dictionary as a "powerlessness revealed by an inability to act." Alternative definitions are: "a feeling of being unable to manage" or…

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7 Pages

Psychology

Stress and Anxiety Common Among Perfectionists

Words: 2038
Length: 7 Pages
Type:

Perfectionism: A Good Predictor of Stress and Anxiety Personality research has revealed a number of interactions between traits and clinically-significant mental health issues. For example, neuroticism has been shown…

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8 Pages
Case Study

Psychology

Andrea M Is a 21-Year-Old Female in

Words: 2539
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Case Study

Andrea M. is a 21-year-old female in her fourth year of college with aspirations to become a civil rights attorney. She was first recommended to seek treatment when she…

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8 Pages
Other (not listed above)

Film

Looking Into Social Cognitivism

Words: 2452
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Other (not listed above)

Social Cognitivism: Viewpoint Synthesis Literature eview on Social Cognitivism Social Cognitivism Theoretical Paper: Social Cognitive Theory of Personality by Albert Bandura The core of the social cognitive theory is…

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16 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Panic Disorder Counseling Panic Disorder

Words: 4240
Length: 16 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Apparent health can be generally positive or negative; in spite of how it links with the real health; it may be significant to comprehend its function in certain kinds…

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7 Pages
Research Paper

Children

Childhood Stress Between a Touchy

Words: 1992
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Research Paper

" (p. 420). A study conducted by ekert et al. (2007) examined the following variables for 234 college students: both mother and father care and overprotection, participant gender, family…

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20 Pages
Research Proposal

Sports - Drugs

Psychological Sequelae of Childhood Sexual

Words: 6079
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

It is also interesting to note that the correlation between depression and childhood sexual abuse was found to be higher among females in many studies. However, the issue of…

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6 Pages
Thesis

Teaching

Overrepresentation of Minority Students With

Words: 1676
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Thesis

This study has noted that educators are noting better methods to assist these students rather than placing them in special education classes which fail to assist these students in…

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90 Pages
Dissertation

Children

Object Relation Attachment Theories And

Words: 26278
Length: 90 Pages
Type: Dissertation

S., experts estimate the genuine number of incidents of abuse and neglect ranges three times higher than reported. (National Child Abuse Statistics, 2006) in light of these critical contemporary…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

American Psychiatric Association Released the

Words: 1482
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

According to the manual, the personality disorder 'is clinical syndrome which has more long lasting symptoms and encompass the individual's way of interacting with the world; the mental disorder…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Children

How Children Cope With Friendship and Death After Reading Charlotte's Web

Words: 3091
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

children cope with friendship and death after reading Charlottes' Web? Academic esearch: The book, Charlotte's Web is probably the best selling paperback and is really a story about a…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Health - Nursing

Nursing Consideration for Patients With

Words: 4208
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Behavioral approaches alone or combined cognitive behavior therapy may be used. Behavioral techniques might include simply not buying trigger foods or avoiding certain shops; that is, building up new…

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8 Pages
Research Paper

Weather

Compare and Contrast Psychological Impact of Katrina and Lusitania

Words: 2352
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

psychological impact of Katrina & Lusitania Hurricane Katrina which took place in the year 2005 is said to be one of the worst storm disaster that took place in…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Children

Theories of Psychology in Group Work

Words: 1268
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Psychology in Group Work Learning Theory There are many theories that describe the process of human development. Most of us have identified with the learning theory. The learning theory…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Health - Nutrition

Omniverous vs Vegan Diet Omnivorous

Words: 1503
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

eferences Acheson, K.J. (2012). Diets for body weight control and health: the potential of changing the macronutrient composition. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. etrieved from PubMed: doi: 10.1038/ejcn.2012.194. Austin…

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109 Pages
Dissertation

Mythology - Religion

Jesus' Teachings Prayer & Christian Life He

Words: 35411
Length: 109 Pages
Type: Dissertation

Jesus' Teachings, Prayer, & Christian Life "He (Jesus) Took the Bread. Giving Thanks Broke it. And gave it to his Disciples, saying, 'This is my Body, which is given…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Children

Selective Mutism

Words: 1511
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Mutism Parents not with great joy as their children meet important developmental milestones. oth first steps and first words are celebrated and described in detail to friends and family.…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Psychology

Cognitive Unconscious by John F Kihlstrom 1987

Words: 1291
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Cognitive Unconscious, by John F. Kihlstrom (1987) addresses the idea that many processes and mental structures that affect what happens in a person's conscious mind are actually processed in…

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3 Pages
Research Paper

Psychology

Theories of Behavior Applied

Words: 1009
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Behaviorist and Cognitive Theory Psychology took a center stage and significant change in the early 20th Century when the behaviorism school of thought became dominant. This was a major…

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8 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Benefits and Costs of Gamification in Mental Health

Words: 2862
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Essay

Gamification in Mental Healthcare There is no doubt that we have had decades of research geared at developing new and more effective treatments for mental conditions ranging from autism…

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6 Pages
Essay

Psychology

CBT Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Case Study

Words: 5334
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Cognitive Behavior Therapy- A Case Study Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) Case Study Case report K is a forty-eight-year female who referred to Midlothian's clinical psychology psychosis service. K has…

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3 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Analyzing the Summary Chapters

Words: 1210
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Stress is delineated as demand that is made on a being for adaptation, coping, or adjusting. There is stress that is healthy and is referred to as eustress. Prolonged…

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5 Pages
Essay

Teaching

Students Were Graduating High School

Words: 1401
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Audience views can also be discussed at this time. The students have written their first draft. The teacher tells them that after the peer review, they will take the…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Children

Psychological Affects Sexual Abuse Has

Words: 1547
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

In conclusion, both juvenile sex offenders and victims of sexual abuse need to undergo treatment and counselling. The importance of treating victims of sex abuse is to ensure that…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Abnormal Psych in Media Disorganized

Words: 2856
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

This confusion would have been intolerable for him, creating disorganized patterns of thought. Out of this disorganization developed delusion. The boy came to imagine that the father killed the…

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5 Pages
Essay

Business - Law

Philosophy - Free Will Throughout

Words: 1831
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Yet, when you go beyond the generalities, it is obvious that this a taking a one size fits all approach when it comes to society. Where, you are assuming…

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2 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Diagnosing and Treating Schizophrenia DSM-IV

Words: 851
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

These include Chlorpromazine (Thorazine), Thioridazine (Mellaril), Haloperidol (Haldol), Fluphenazine (Prolixin), Mesoridazine (Serentil), Perphenazine (Trilafon) and Trifluoperazine (Stelazine) (b). Atypical Medications-is the newer medication to schizophrenia. The atypical drugs affect…

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7 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Diagnose or Not to Diagnose

Words: 2826
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

Discuss the criteria used to define abnormality (abnormal behavior / mood disorders) There are no established criteria to define what is abnormal. On the other hand, every individual trait…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Stress the Definition of Stress

Words: 736
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The third type of response is the prolonged response also referred to as chronic stress which is a response to a trigger that is unrelenting or repetitive that can…

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