Lecture Slides Test 1 - Intro to Psychology These are...

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Click to edit Master subtitle style 2/28/11 Intro to These are selected slides from Dr. Eric Shiraev’s lectures and his books, Cross-Cultural Psychology and A History of Psychology
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2/28/11 Psychology: A scientific field examining human behavior, emotion, motivation, and cognition. Psychologist: A person educated and trained to perform psychological research, teaching, testing, and therapy.
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2/28/11 Psychiatry: The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of psychological disorders. Psychiatrist: A medical doctor trained in psychiatry
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2/28/11 Behaviora l problems Treatment of emotional problems Crisis manageme nt Psychologi cal Expertise Family therapy Special educatio n Advertiseme Sport s Drug rehabilitatio n Adjustmen t Marriage counseli ng Research Teaching
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2/28/11 Four types of knowledge about psychology Scientific knowledge. Knowledge based on systematic empirical observation, measurement, and evaluation of human behavior, emotion, motivation,
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2/28/11 Four types of knowledge about psychology Popular beliefs. Convenient assumptions and common beliefs ( folk theories ) about human behavior, motivation, thought, and emotion.
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