Introduction and Objectives States of Consciousness - 18.FA.PSY.1100.5B7 GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY.pdf

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10/31/2018Activities Checklist1/1Sunlight affects the brain and ourCircadian Rhythms.Printer-friendly versionIntroductionCan a person really be hypnotized? What are theeffects of meditation? Why do we dream? These aresome of the topics covered in this week's reading.The topicStates of Consciousnessdiscussespotential variations in our sense of consciousness.Consciousnessis de±ned as : personal and immediateawareness of mental activity, internal sensations,external stimuli,and planning and problem solving.States of consciousness are heavily affected byattention processes.Some of the areas included in the topic ofconsciousness are; sleep, mindfulness, hypnosis andthe physical and psychological effects of
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Fall
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Nichols
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Psychology, Consciousness, topic States of Consciousness

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