Cranium Diary - Mikey Matthews Period 7 Psychology Cranium...

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Mikey Matthews Period 7 Psychology Cranium Diary Entries The first psychologist that I had the honor of interviewing was Martin Seligman. Seligman , like many well known psychologists, attended a very prestige university. This particular school was the University of Penn. While studying there, Seligman began to get noticed by many professors of fields related to Psychology. Soon, he became a head professor and was elected president of the APA (American Psychology Association). I was especially surprised to learn this because I also was a head professor while studying in school. Martin Seligman is best known for his experiments on learned helplessness. This is a psychological condition where a human or animal has learned to act or behave helpless in a certain situation. This was considered a very significant discovery. Next, I met with a personal favorite of mine, Elizabeth Loftus. Loftus was born in California and remained there her whole life. She received three different educations all from
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