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Psych notes: States of consciousness I) Dreams A) Why do we dream? 1) No one knows 2) 2 schools of thought though (a) Dreaming allows us to review the days activities (b) Freudian View (i) Dreams are symbolic (ii) Wish fulfillment (iii) Suppressed fears II) Psychoactive (or psychotropic) drugs A) Stimulants (stimulate CNS)
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Unformatted text preview: B) Depressants (depress CNS) 1) Alcohol 2) Tranquilizers C) Opiates (relieve pain) 1) Opium 2) Heroin 3) Pain pills D) Psychedelic drugs (conscious-altering) 1) Weed 2) Shrooms III) Alcohol A) Alcohol is stimulating B) Enhances pleasure C) Increases sexual performance...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course PSY 2012 taught by Professor Negy during the Fall '07 term at University of Central Florida.

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