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PSYCH 515 Complete Class http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-515/PSYCH-515-Complete-Class-Guide PSYCH 515 Advanced Abnormal Psychology, PSYCH 515 Week 1 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-515/PSYCH-515-Week-1-DQ-1 The Biological and Cognitive-Behavioral Viewpoints Define the Biological and Cognitive-Behavioral Viewpoints (or perspectives) of Abnormality and discuss the advantages and disadvantages of using these models to understand and treat abnormal behavior., PSYCH 515 Week 1 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-515/PSYCH-515-Week-1-DQ-2 The Basic Elements in Clinical Assessment According to this week's readings, what are the basic elements in clinical assessment? Provide an example of how the theoretical orientation of the clinician can influence the results of clinical assessment., PSYCH 515 Week 1 DQ 3 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-515/PSYCH-515-Week-1-DQ-3 Toward a New Understanding of Mental Illness Thomas Insel, Director of the National Institute of Mental Health, discusses a contemporary framework for understanding mental disorders., PSYCH 515 Week 1 DQ 4 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-515/PSYCH-515-Week-1-DQ-4 Alternative Perspective on Mental Illness Theoretical perspectives can influence the labels that are used to describe the individuals that clinicians treat. Many psychologists prefer to call the people they treat clients instead of patients because the term patient has a sick connotation. Likewise, some clinicians prefer to treat problems in living rather than mental illnesses or mental disorders. While these terms might seem like mere semantic distinctions, they have political and sociocultural implications. One label that is often used in the treatment of severe mental disorders is that of disease. I find it important to remember that the disease perspective is but one perspective among other competing models. Some theorists and clinicians would argue against this perspective, or at least delimit some disorders to the realm of disease (e.g., dementia) and others to realm of behavioral disorders (e.g., ADHD). Once upon a time, many years ago, my psychopharmacology professor (an MD psychiatrist) made the comment that, many clinicians treat anxiety as if it was a Valium deficiency. Fast forwarding to the current day, perhaps we can say that depression is frequently treated as if it was a Prozac (or Pristiq) deficiency. My point is this: When medical treatments are used to treat mental disorders, these disorders are easily classified as medical diseases. This reminds me of a saying: If the only tool you have is a hammer, you go about treating all problems as if they were nails. For a very provocative 'classic' anti-medical establishment perspective on mental illness, you might want to consider reading the book The Myth of Mental Illness by Thomas Szasz, MD. My intention in sharing this perspective is not to promote it, but rather to expand your perception about how labels are a natural extension of a particular theoretical orientation, which has major implications for how we view and treat people with abnormal behavior. Here is a brief video excerpt of Dr. Szasz presenting his ideas. On a personal note, I had the honor of accompanying Dr. Szasz from the Philadelphia airport to my undergraduate college, where he gave a talk. On September 8, 2012, he died at the age of 92., PSYCH 515 Week 1 DQ 5 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-515/PSYCH-515-Week-1-DQ-5 Self disclosure from clinician to client/patient occurs in therapy and clinical assessment. There are various types of self disclosure, which are reviewed by this video., PSYCH 515 Week 1 DQ 6 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-515/PSYCH-515-Week-1-DQ-6 Critique of the DSM As you know from this week's readings, the DSM is the diagnostic manual that is widely used by mental health clinicians. Most, if not all insurance companies require clinicians to submit a DSM diagnosis in order for the clinician to be reimbursed. Because the DSM is so popular, in some professional circles it has become an object of controversy, even condemnation. Regardless of one's attitudes about the DSM, I believe that it's important to consider alternate perspectives that are grounded in a critical analysis of this significan, PSYCH 515 Week 1 Individual Introductory Case Study http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-515/PSYCH-515-Week-1-Individual-Introductory-Case-Study Jim is a 48-year-old Caucasian male who is often described as a loner. For the past 15 years, Jim has maintained steady employment as a technical writer for a mid-size publishing company. Jim lives in a one bedroom apartment and pays his bills on time. He has never married, has no children and expresses little interest in interpersonal relationships or friendships. Although his parents and brother live in the same city as Jim, he sees them only on major holidays. He does not seem interested in deepening these relationships. In his leisure time, Jim engages in solitary pursuits such as reading and computer games. He lives life 'under the radar' and prefers it that way claiming that social interactions have never been all that satisfying to him. Others describe Jim as socially awkward. He often misses social cues which can make others feel uncomfortable. For example, he may continue talking when others give cues that it is time to end a conversation. He has also been known to express his opinions on things in a 'brutally honest' way. These behaviors have isolated Jim socially and interfered with his ability to form lasting friendships. He appears to be oblivious to his social mistakes, having only a vague understanding of particular social interactions as 'going well' or 'not going well.' Jim acknowledges that he may seem 'a little different' to others but this doesn't bother him in the least. He appears more or less indifferent to the opinions of others. Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper that addresses the following questions: Is Jim's behavior abnormal? Use the six primary elements of abnormal behavior, outlined in Chapter 1 of Abnormal Psychology, to answer this question. Explain which of these six elements is incorporated into the DSM-IV Definition of Mental Disorders that is reviewed within Chapter 1, Table 1.1., PSYCH 515 Week 2 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-515/PSYCH-515-Week-2-DQ-1 Stress Tolerance What is stress tolerance? According to this week's readings (and/or other scholarly information sources), what factors are associated with an individual's ability to cope with stress? How do these factors contribute to the ability to cope with stress?, PSYCH 515 Week 2 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-515/PSYCH-515-Week-2-DQ-2 Anxiety Disorders Describe the symptoms of a specific DSM-IV-TR Anxiety Disorder (include the name of this disorder in your discussion). What are the causal factors associated with this disorder? (please note that causal factors are not symptoms) Discuss the most effective treatment modalities (specific medications and specific forms of therapy, as applicable) for this disorder., PSYCH 515 Week 2 DQ 3 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-515/PSYCH-515-Week-2-DQ-3 Autogenic Training for Stress Management Autogenic training is the oldest Western method of self-regulation. However, because it originated in Germany, much of the research has been published in Europe and in Japan, resulting in many clinicians not being familiar with it. Here is a link to an audio program on Autogenic Training that I created for an article I wrote on the subject of mind-body methods and cardiovascular disease., PSYCH 515 Week 2 DQ 4 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-515/PSYCH-515-Week-2-DQ-4 Cardiovascular Disease and the Mind-Body Connection Contemporary research reveals that the quality of the mind-body connection can contribute to cardiovascular disease and its treatment and prevention., PSYCH 515 Week 2 DQ 5 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-515/PSYCH-515-Week-2-DQ-5 How to Deal with a Panic Attack Psychologist Steven Hayes, Ph.D. offers words of wisdom for dealing with Panic Attacks. Dr. Hayes is the principle creator of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), an empirically validated therapy that uses acceptance, mindfulness, and commitment to core values as therapeutic processes. One ACT acronym that can be applied to anxiety and many other psychological problems is "Accept all experiences", "Commit to core values", and "Take action". In other words, ACT. For those who would like to learn more about him, I have included a link to Dr. Hayes' website. On a personal note, I had the honor of being a co-author in a book on mindfulness that Dr. Hayes also co-authored. I finally met him a few years ago at a conference, and liked his down-to-earth style. He freely discusses his past struggles with panic and anxiety., PSYCH 515 Week 2 DQ 6 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-515/PSYCH-515-Week-2-DQ-6 Avoidance, Stress, and Mindfulness In my psychotherapy practice, I often use mindfulness meditation and related methods as a therapeutic intervention to help individuals face their distressing inner and outer experiences. Mindfulness also has implications for immune system functioning. Mindfulness can be defined as "awareness of present experience, with acceptance" (Germer, 2005). To my clients, I might suggest that they pay close attention to their thoughts, feelings, and actions in order to become more aware. As the great cultural icon Yogi Berra once said, "you can see a lot by just looking"., PSYCH 515 Week 2 Individual Critical Issue Analysis http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-515/PSYCH-515-Week-2-Individual-Critical-Issue-Analysis Analyze Issue 3: Is Psychological Debriefing a Harmful Intervention for Survivors of Trauma? located in the Taking Sides text. Answer the questions directly upon the Critical Issue Analysis Template, and include an APA formatted Title Page, in-text reference citations, and a Reference List. As part of your analysis, evaluate contemporary research associated with your selected critical issue. For question 7, it is highly recommended that you conduct a research review using scholarly research from sources external to the critical issue analysis article. Review the Tips and Grading Rubric for this assignment. Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment.

PSYCH 504 Complete Class http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-504/PSYCH-504-Complete-Class. PSYCH 504 Complete Class, PSYCH 504 Week 1 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-504/PSYCH-504-Week-1-DQ-1 Definition of Personality Locate 2 defintions of personality (you can use 1 from your textbook if you want). Compare and contrast these definitions. What would you add to these definitions? Please make sure that you post definitions that are scholarly (e.g. peer reviewed journal articles and/or textbooks). Non-scholarly sources should not be used for Master's classes., PSYCH 504 Week 1 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-504/PSYCH-504-Week-1-DQ-2 Scientific and Lay Theories of Personality How do scientific theories of personality differ from lay theories? Use an example for each type to explain your answer and support your assertions with data and results from scientific investigations., PSYCH 504 Week 1 Individual Scientific Study of Personality Paper http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-504/PSYCH-504-Week-1-Individual-Scientific-Study-of-Personality-Paper Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper that explores personality characteristics. Address the following in your paper: How do psychologists define personality? Provide an overview of the definition of personality. Researchers use a number of different methods to study personality. Three of the most commonly used methods are case studies, correlational designs, and experimental designs or true experiments. How do these methods differ? What kind of information does each provide? What are the advantages and disadvantages of each method? Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment., PSYCH 504 Week 2 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-504/PSYCH-504-Week-2-DQ-1 Watch the “Attachment Across the Life Cycle” video in the Week Two Media Enhancements link., PSYCH 504 Week 2 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-504/PSYCH-504-Week-2-DQ-2 Watch the “Bowlby’s 5 Point Model” video in the Week Two Media Enhancements link., PSYCH 504 Week 2 DQ 3 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-504/PSYCH-504-Week-2-DQ-3 Watch the “Erik Erikson's Legacy” video in the Week Two Media Enhancements link. Think about your current psychosocial stage of development. Reread the stages of development and decide which one you believe is your current stage. Do not be led by Erikson´s suggestions of the corresponding chronological age. If there is a discrepancy between the stage you believe you are in and your chronological age, please discuss why this is so. For example, maybe you are in your early 20s but you believe you are in the generativity versus stagnation stage, which is associated with an older chronological age. Do you think this is because your development occurred earlier because of a specific factor in your life? Do you think that Erikson´s stages should be in a different order? Do you think that different chronological ages should be attached to Erikson´s stages?, PSYCH 504 Week 2 DQ 4 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-504/PSYCH-504-Week-2-DQ-4 Watch the “Introduction to Psychology: Sigmund Freud” video in the Week Two Media Enhancements link. Is Freud's theory a viable theory for this century? Provide reasons for your view., PSYCH 504 Week 2 Individual Psychodynamic Theorist Paper http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-504/PSYCH-504-Week-2-Individual-Psychodynamic-Theorist-Paper Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper discussing Freud, Erikson, and two other psychoanalytic or neo-psychoanalytic theorists. Answer the following questions in your paper: Why was Freud’s work so influential? How did the analysts that followed Freud dissent from his viewpoint? What links the theorists in the psychoanalytic theory group? What are three or more psychoanalytic concepts that are relevant to today’s culture? Explain their relevance and provide an example of each. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment., PSYCH 504 Week 2 Learning Team Chart of Theories Psychodynamic Theory http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-504/PSYCH-504-Week-2-Learning-Team-Chart-of-Theories-Psychodynamic-Theory For Weeks 2 through 5 you will be completing the Chart of Theories assignment in your Learning Teams. Each week you will be assigned a theory (or theories) to complete. You need to complete every section of the chart for the assigned theory. In Week 2 please complete the Chart of Theories for Psychodynamic theory., PSYCH 504 Week 3 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-504/PSYCH-504-Week-3-DQ-1 Explain the fundamental differences between the theories of Freud and Rogers. Discuss the social and cultural factors that contributed to these differences. Describe at least two ways in which these theorists are similar., PSYCH 504 Week 3 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-504/PSYCH-504-Week-3-DQ-2 Have a look at Maslow's hierarchy of needs. Maslow contends that we need to satisfy lower needs before we can satisfy higher needs? What do you think about this statement and about the order of the needs in the hierarchy? How might a societal factor such as war influence satisfaction of needs?, PSYCH 504 Week 3 DQ 3 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-504/PSYCH-504-Week-3-DQ-3 Positive Psychology is a relatively new field which is often called the modernized version of humanistic theory. Positive psychologists believe in the power of optimism, positivity, enthusiasm, etc. in terms of improving quality of life (both physical and psychological). Martin Seligman was the founder of the positive psychology movement. It is hard not to think about positive psychology when we read Rogers' theory that is filled with adjectives such as acceptance, positive regard, support, optimism, etc. What do you think about the key tenets of Positive Psychology? What do you think Freud would think?, PSYCH 504 Week 3 Learning Team Chart of Theories Psychosocial, Attachment, and Humanistic Theories http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-504/PSYCH-504-Week-3-Learning-Team-Chart-of-Theories-Psychosocial-Attachment-and-Humanistic-Theories In Week 3 please complete the Chart of Theories for Psychosocial, Attachment, and Humanistic Theories., PSYCH 504 Week 4 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-504/PSYCH-504-Week-4-DQ-1 Watch the “Operant Conditioning” video in the Week Four Media Enhancements link.

PSYCH 500 Complete Class - Latest Syllabus http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-500/PSYCH-500-Complete-Class. PSYCH 500 Complete Class - Latest Syllabus PSYCH 500 Lifespan Development, PSYCH 500 Week 1 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-500/PSYCH-500-Week-1-DQ-1 Describe methods researchers use to determine “how much” heredity and environment influence complex human characteristics. Give an example of how this information could help to explain a complex trait., PSYCH 500 Week 1 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-500/PSYCH-500-Week-1-DQ-2 Explain how cultural values and practices, public policies, and political and economic conditions affect human development, PSYCH 500 Week 1 Individual Peer Reviewed Article Summaries http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-500/PSYCH-500-Week-1-Individual-Peer-Reviewed-Article-Summaries Using the University Library, browse through a number of articles from peer-reviewed journals in Developmental Psychology. A few examples of appropriate journals are provided below. Read several abstracts (at least 12). Select three articles that address topics that you may want to investigate further in your Week Six paper (see Week Six for full assignment details). Write a one paragraph summary of each article, explaining what you found most interesting and why. After each summary, provide the full reference for the article in APA style. Possible journals to explore include: Developmental Psychology Psychology and Aging Journal of Early Intervention Journal of Educational Psychology Child Development Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology Learning and Individual Differences Journal of Early Adolescence Journal of Research on Adolescence Sex Roles Gerontology and Geriatrics Education Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment., PSYCH 500 Week 2 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-500/PSYCH-500-Week-2-DQ-1 Define the word teratogen and summarize the factors that affect the impact of teratogens on prenatal development. Give at least 2 examples and discuss the evidence supporting the harmful impact of each., PSYCH 500 Week 2 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-500/PSYCH-500-Week-2-DQ-2 Describe and interpret the relationship between secure attachment in infa, PSYCH 500 Week 2 Individual Field Research http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-500/PSYCH-500-Week-2-Individual-Field-Research Consider the following: Many products, diets, and services are marketed to parents as beneficial to infant or toddler development. In order to increase sales to parents and caretakers, some companies use marketing strategies that make exaggerated, unfounded, or unrealistic claims about the effects of their product(s) on child development. Select one claim that you suspect to be exaggerated or false (your research may in fact show the claim has validity). Describe in detail what the advertised product, diet, or service is supposed to do. Some examples are: • Educational videos as related to language development • Effects of classical music on cognitive development • Benefits of soy diet or organic food diet on physical and cognitive development • Service promising to teach your 18-month-old how to read • Any other claim made by a manufacturer or service provider, aimed at enhancing infant or toddler development Write a 1,400- to 1,650-word paper addressing the following: • What area or areas of development does the product, diet, or service claim to enhance? • Use the library to investigate the claim. What does the published literature say about the issue or concern that you are investigating? What does the research reveal about how to promote healthy development in this area or areas? What does this reveal about the necessity and actual benefits of the product, diet, or service? • Is there any evidence to support the claim? Why or why not? • Imagine that a licensed psychologist in your state publically endorsed a product with no empirical evidence supporting its claims. It was later discovered that the psychologist was receiving a percentage of money from the sale of the product to parents. Is this a violation of the APA code of ethics? Explain. Be sure to cite the appropriate section or sections of the Code in your response. Investigate the claim using your textbook and a minimum of four additional scholarly sources (such as peer r, PSYCH 500 Week 2 Learning Team Outline for Week 3 Team assignment http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-500/PSYCH-500-Week-2-Learning-Team-Outline-for-Week-3 PSYCH 500 Week 2 Learning Team Outline for Week 3 Team assignment, PSYCH 500 Week 3 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-500/PSYCH-500-Week-3-DQ-1 Describe educational principals derived from Piaget’s and Vygotsky’s theories. In your opinion, which would be more applicable in an educational setting and why?, PSYCH 500 Week 3 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-500/PSYCH-500-Week-3-DQ-2 Describe the impact of child-rearing styles on child development, note cultural variations in child-reading beliefs and practices., PSYCH 500 Week 3 Individual Developmental Profile http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-500/PSYCH-500-Week-3-Individual-Developmental-Profile Write a 1,000 – 1,500 paper that addresses the following in children from early childhood through middle childhood: • Summarize the physical changes that occur in children during this age and the factors that influence those changes. Include a comparison of males vs. females. • Describe the changes that occur in a child’s brain and nervous system during this time frame and the corresponding changes in cognition, problem solving and judgment. Give specific examples of skills and abilities. Include a comparison of males versus females. • Summarize the major milestones in social and emotional development that take place in early and middle childhood. Include information on self-understanding/self-concept, emotional regulation, peer relationships, male/female differences, and family influences. Format your paper according to APA standards. Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment., PSYCH 500 Week 3 Individual Outline for week 6 Paper http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-500/PSYCH-500-Week-3-Individual-Outline-for-Week-6-Paper Prepare a two-page outline of your topic of choice for the paper due in Week Six. Your outline should include an introduction to the topic and at least three related subtopics covering content that you plan to explore in your final paper. Include at least three professional references formatted according to APA standards. Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment., PSYCH 500 Week 3 Learning Team ERR Summaries And Toy Evaluation Field Research http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-500/PSYCH-500-Week-3-Learning-Team-ERR-Summaries-And-Toy-Evaluation-Field-Research Step 1: Read and discuss the Toy Assignemnt Articles. As you discuss these articles, pay special attention to the following topics and issues: • Toys that may encourage violence and aggression • Toys that may promote pro-social behavior • Gender differences in toy selection and preference and/or social encouragement of gender-specific toys • Cultural influences on toys Create a brief (one paragraph) written summary of the main findings from these articles, as they relate to the bulleted topics and issues. Step 2: Within your Learning Team, investigate popular toys on the market today. You can use the internet or visit a toy store to do this research. See if you can find toys that fall into the four categories above; that is, those that may promote aggression, those that may promote pro-social behavior; those that seem to encourage or discourage gender stereotyping; and those that seem to encourage or discourage cultural differences and/or stereotyping. Identify and investigate a minimum of four toys, one from each category. Discuss your observations about these four categories. You may want to use the following questions as guidance for your team’s analysis of the toys • How do toys influence behavior, self-concept, and identity? • What did you observe concerning positive and negative gender stereotyping? • How has your research on toys and gender influenced your views on the relative influences of environment and heredity on gender and identity development in children? • From your review of the literature and your examination of actual toys on the market, do you believe that some toys may increase the likelihood of aggressive behavior in children? Under what circumstances might this occur? Explain. • How has your research on toys and aggression influenced your views on the relative influences of environment and heredity on aggressive behavior in children? • Do any of the toys that you have examined promote stereotypes? Do any discourage stereotypes? Explain. • Do any of the toys reflect or indicate cultural and ethnic stereotypes? What effect can you see this having on the development of self-concept and identity? • How do toys that promote pro-social behavior benefit development during childhood? Create a 12- to 15-slide PowerPoint presentation of your findings including detailed speakers notes. Your presentation should summarize the toys (minimum of four) you investigated and present your findings on how toys influence development. Conclude your presentation with a discussion of the following:, PSYCH 500 Week 4 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-500/PSYCH-500-Week-4-DQ-1 Describe changes in self-concept and self-esteem during adolescence., PSYCH 500 Week 4 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSYCH-500/PSYCH-500-Week-4-DQ-2 Discuss factors related to adolescent depression and suicide, along with approaches for prevention and treatment.

PSY 490 Complete Class - Brand New http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-490/PSY-490-Complete-Class PSY 490 Capstone Course in Psychology Version 9, ~~~~ Week 4 Quiz Not Included in this., PSY 490 Week 1 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-490/PSY-490-Week-1-DQ-1 Reflect on the psychology courses you have taken in this program. Which courses were your favorites? Why? How do you plan to apply the knowledge you have gained from these courses?, PSY 490 Week 1 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-490/PSY-490-Week-1-DQ-2 How is the field of psychology similar to other sciences? How is it different? Do you believe that psychology should be classified as a science? Why or why not?, PSY 490 Week 1 Individual The Diverse Nature of Psychology Paper http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-490/PSY-490-Week-1-Individual-The-Diverse-Nature-of-Psychology-Paper Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you analyze the diverse nature of psychology as a discipline. Address the following items as a part of your analysis: · Evaluate the influence of diversity on psychology’s major concepts. · Identify two examples of subdisciplines and two examples of subtopics within psychology. Examples of major concepts and their subtopics include the following: o Motivation: theory of emotion, and approach and avoidance o Behaviorism: aggression, cheating, and binge drinking o Cognition: cognitive dissonance and false memories, PSY 490 Week 1 Summary http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-490/PSY-490-Week-1-Summary Write and present a summary of how this week’s readings and activities have affected your thought process regarding any aspect of this week’s Capstone course. (350 – 500 Words), PSY 490 Week 2 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-490/PSY-490-Week-2-DQ-1 What is the importance of falsifiability criteria to psychology? Provide examples., PSY 490 Week 2 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-490/PSY-490-Week-2-DQ-2 What are the advantages of operationalization? What are the disadvantages of operationalization?, PSY 490 Week 2 Individual Portfolio Presentation http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-490/PSY-490-Week-2-Individual-Portfolio-Presentation Create an original 20- to 30-minute capstone portfolio presentation that demonstrates your core content knowledge. Presentation modalities may include, but are not limited to, Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentations of 15 to 20 slides, videos, and so forth. Complete the following in your presentation: · Demonstrate an understanding of relevant theories. · Include examples to support major points. · Explain which theories you like and why you like them. · Explain which theories you dislike and why you dislike them. · Explain how you arrived at your conclusions., PSY 490 Week 2 Learning Team Psychological Issue Summary http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-490/PSY-490-Week-2-Learning-Team-Psychological-Issue-Summary Write a 700- to 1,050-word action plan that addresses the issue presented in the scenario. The scenario is one that you create that will be able to be used to apply your psychological theory. Explain how you will solve the psychological issue presented according to the theory you selected. Apply behavioral, cognitive, and socialization strategies to help your clients cope with family relationships, peer interactions, aggression, social skills and academic difficulties. Use creative, critical, and probabilistic reasoning to solve the issue related to behavior and mental processes., PSY 490 Week 2 Summary http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-490/PSY-490-Week-2-Summary Write and present a summary of how this week’s readings and activities have affected your thought process regarding any aspect of this week’s Capstone course. (300 – 500 Words), PSY 490 Week 3 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-490/PSY-490-Week-3-DQ-1 The Ethics Awareness Inventory CORE concepts do not include Kohlberg’s stages of moral development. Why do you think that is? Do you think they concur? Explain your responses., PSY 490 Week 3 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-490/PSY-490-Week-3-DQ-2 What are the advantages or disadvantages of a psychology degree? What are the advantages or disadvantages of a bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degree in psychology?, PSY 490 Week 3 Individual Ethics Awareness Inventory http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-490/PSY-490-Week-3-Individual-Ethics-Awareness-Inventory Complete the Ethics Awareness Inventory Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word summary of your findings from the Ethics Awareness Inventory. Discuss the role and importance of personal ethics in psychology, principles, and the Code of Conduct. Discuss how ethics can affect how you will apply psychological principles to personal, spiritual, social, and organizational issues. Assess how ethics affect psychological knowledge and principles related to personal growth, health, and development. Analyze advantages of psychology as a degree choice. How do ethics play a role in your decision to pursue a degree in psychology?, PSY 490 Week 3 Summary http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-490/PSY-490-Week-3-Summary Write and present a summary of how this week’s readings and activities have affected your thought process regarding any aspect of this week’s Capstone course. (300 – 500 Words), PSY 490 Week 4 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-490/PSY-490-Week-4-DQ-1 This topic is a hot topic in the field of psychology today. In my on campus classes I show a DVD called "The Medicated Child" (PBS Home Video: WGBH Educational Foundation). It goes into the excellent detail of the diagnosis of bipolar in children. It is a very controversial area, especially in the area of medication. May I ask your opinion...and if you would , feel free to debate the topic (debate meaning, back up and cite your opinion with reference support materials). Do you think psychologists should (or can) accurately diagnose Bipolar in children (under the age of eighteen)?? I challenge you to watch this video before you pass an opinion. You can access the full video in segments (online viewing ) for free at http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/medicatedchild/

PSY 480 Complete Class DQ's And Assignment http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY480/PSY-480-Complete-Class PSY 480 Complete Class DQ's And Assignment, PSY 480 Week 1 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY480/PSY-480-Week-1-DQ-1 How is a clinical psychologist different from a psychiatrist? Under what circumstances would you likely to encourage a close relative (child, spouse, parent or friend) to see a psychologist rather than a psychiatrist?, PSY 480 Week 1 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY480/PSY-480-Week-1-DQ-2 What are the four different approaches in clinical psychology and who do you identify as major contributors to the discipline?, PSY 480 Week 1 Individual Clinical Psychology Paper http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY480/PSY-480-Week-1-Individual-Clinical-Psychology-Paper Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you examine clinical psychology. Address the following items: · Discuss the history and evolving nature of clinical psychology. · Explain the role of research and statistics in clinical psychology. · Discuss the differences between clinical psychology and other mental health professions, including social work, psychiatry, and school psychology. Include a minimum of two sources from peer-reviewed publications. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines., PSY 480 Week 2 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY480/PSY-480-Week-2-DQ-1 What is the primary goal of assessment? Explain your answer in detail., PSY 480 Week 2 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY480/PSY-480-Week-2-DQ-2 What types of testing instruments do psychologists use to make a diagnosis? Which ones do you feel are most effective? Explain why., PSY 480 Week 2 Individual Major Approaches to Clinical Psychology Presentation http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY480/PSY-480-Week-2-Individual-Major-Approaches-to-Clinical-Psychology-Presentation Select one of the following disorders: · Depressive disorder · Generalized anxiety disorder · Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder · Obsessive-compulsive disorder Create a Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation in which you compare and contrast the major approaches to clinical psychology—psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral, humanistic, and family systems—in relation to the selected disorder. Address the following items:, PSY 480 Week 2 Individual Week Two Quiz http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY480/PSY-480-Week-2-Individual-Week-Two-Quiz Multiple Choice: Read each question and select the correct answer. 1. A crisis interview would be appropriate to a. assess how family of origin influences a person’s ability to handle a crisis b. obtain a clearer understanding of a patient’s diagnosis c. assess whether a depressed client with frequent suicidal thoughts has formulated a detailed plan d. screen for a patient’s level of psychological functioning, PSY 480 Week 3 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY480/PSY-480-Week-3-DQ-1 How does psychotherapy differ from discussing problems with a friend or acquaintance?, PSY 480 Week 3 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY480/PSY-480-Week-3-DQ-2 What is the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM)? How do clinicians use it?, PSY 480 Week 3 Learning Team Application of Clinical Psychology Paper Case Jack Ruby http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY480/PSY-480-Week-3-Learning-Team-Application-of-Clinical-Psychology-Paper-Case-Jack-Ruby Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word analysis of your selected case, in which you demonstrate an application of clinical psychology in a real-world situation. Address the following items: · Provide a brief overview of your selected case. · Discuss the biological, psychological, and social factors involved in your selected case. · Use your selected case study to explain which interventions would be appropriate in the field of clinical psychology. For each intervention you select, provide the following: o The rationale for selecting the intervention o What would be done, PSY 480 Week 3 Learning Team Application of Clinical Psychology Paper Case John Forbes Nash Jr. http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY480/PSY-480-Week-3-Learning-Team-Application-of-Clinical-Psychology-Paper-Case-John-Forbes-Nash-Jr. Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word analysis of your selected case, in which you demonstrate an application of clinical psychology in a real-world situation. Address the following items: · Provide a brief overview of your selected case. · Discuss the biological, psychological, and social factors involved in your selected case. · Use your selected case study to explain which interventions would be appropriate in the field of clinical psychology. For each intervention you select, provide the following: o The rationale for selecting the intervention o What would be done o Who would be involved o In what setting the intervention would occur o Which area the intervention is targeting, such as biological, psychological, or social factors, PSY 480 Week 4 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY480/PSY480Week4DQ-1 What are the stages of therapy? Describe each stage and its goal., PSY 480 Week 4 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY480/PSY480Week4DQ-1 What are the stages of therapy? Describe each stage and its goal., PSY 480 Week 4 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY480/PSY480Week4DQ-2 What are dual relationships? Why these relationships are considered harmful?

PSY 475 Complete Class http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-475/PSY-475-Complete-Class PSY 475 Complete Class - A+ Work, PSY 475 Week 1 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-475/PSY-475-Week-1-DQ-1 If you were a researcher who wanted to investigate depression in older adults, what type of methodology would you use to gather your data? Why? Would it differ if you were examining a different population?, PSY 475 Week 1 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-475/PSY-475-Week-1-DQ-2 What is reliability and validity? Which type of reliability and validity do you think is the most important? Why? Does it depend on the study?, PSY 475 Week 1 Individual Assignment Introduction to Psychological Testing Paper http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-475/PSY-475-Week-1-Individual-Assignment-Introduction-to-Psychological-Testing-Paper Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you summarize the major assumptions and fundamental questions associated with psychological testing. Address the following in your paper: Define the term test. Describe the major categories of tests and identify the major uses and users of these tests. Compare and contrast the concepts of reliability and validity and discuss how they affect the field of psychological testing, PSY 475 Week 2 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-475/PSY-475-Week-2-DQ-1 If you were a researcher who was developing a test, which one of the resources for psychological testing and measurements would you go to? Why?, PSY 475 Week 2 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-475/PSY-475-Week-2-DQ-2 What concerns would you have when developing a psychological test? How would you address those concerns., PSY 475 Week 2 Learning Team Assignment Psychological Measure Paper http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-475/PSY-475-Week-2-Learning-Team-Assignment-Psychological-Measure-Paper Select in preparation for this assignment a psychological measure of depression, such as the Beck Depression Inventory or Children’s Depression Inventory. Obtain faculty approval of your selected measure prior to beginning this assignment. Individual portions due to the team forum by Friday. Please make sure a team member will be compiling the project and submitting it to the assignments link. Write a 1,400- to 1,750-word paper in which you analyze your selected psychological measure. As a part of your analysis, address the following items: Using the University Library, the Internet, or other sources, select at least two scholarly journal articles that discuss the use of your selected psychological measure. Briefly summarize your selected articles, and compare and contrast their findings. Based on the analysis of your articles, discuss the use of your selected measure. Explain who is qualified to administer and interpret the measure and the settings—such as occupational, academic, or counseling—in which it would be appropriate to use the measure., PSY 475 Week 3 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-475/PSY-475-Week-3-DQ-1 Why is it important to know that there are sex, ethnic, age, and socioeconomic differences in intelligence testing? How would you address these when you’re testing individuals?, PSY 475 Week 3 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-475/PSY-475-Week-3-DQ-2 If you were a teacher administering achievement tests, which type of achievement test would you want to use? Why?, PSY 475 Week 3 Individual Assignment Attitude Survey http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-475/PSY-475-Week-3-Individual-Assignment-Attitude-Survey Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you explain the steps you took to create your survey. Address the following items in your paper: · Explain the purpose of the survey. · Discuss the preliminary design issues you experienced in creating your survey. You are not giving the survey to participants. Describe the specific instructions for administering, scoring, and interpreting your survey in your written paper., PSY 475 Week 4 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-475/PSY-475-Week-4-DQ-2 If you were a career counselor at the high school or college level, what tests would you administer to your students? Are these reliable and valid measures?, PSY 475 Week 4 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-475/PSY-475-Week-4-DQ-2 If you were a career counselor at the high school or college level, what tests would you administer to your students? Are these reliable and valid measures?, PSY 475 Week 4 Learning Team Assignment Measures of Cognitive Functioning Presentation http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-475/PSY-475-Week-4-Learning-Team-Assignment-Measures-of-Cognitive-Functioning-Presentation Prepare a 10- to 15-minute oral presentation, accompanied by a 10- to 12-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation in which you analyze measures of cognitive functioning. Address the following items in your presentation: · Describe at least two theories of intelligence. · Compare and contrast the constructs and measures of intelligence and achievement. Students must submit a 10- to 12-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation with speaker notes., PSY 475 Week 5 DQ 1 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-475/PSY-475-Week-5-DQ-1 What is the Belmont report? What are the three components in the Belmont Report? Apply the three principles to psychological testing., PSY 475 Week 5 DQ 2 http://www.assignmentclick.com/PSY-475/PSY-475-Week-5-DQ-2 Why is psychological testing important for forensic psychologists? How might they use testing in their profession?

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