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Choosing the alternative with the lowest level
of risk. Activity
Bob is a senior at Albany High School and the star of the
basketball team. His friends and classmates are in the
process of applying to college, and he has yet to start. His
parents would like him to follow in their footsteps by going
to their alma mater, Binghamton University. His girlfriend
Cindy would prefer that he applies to schools that she’s
interested in in NYC. Bob isn’t sure what type of program
he’d like to apply to, or whether or not he’ll get a sports
Get into groups of 4. Discuss what Bob would do if his style
was what your group was assigned.
Come up with a skit to illustrate your given style!
External factors? (Family expectations, cultural stereotypes,
gender stereotypes, survival needs, other circumstances,
Internal factors (self-confidence, fear of
rejection/change/making a wrong decision, emotions, etc.) Questions to Ask
What are the assumptions (attitudes) affecting my
What are my feelings regarding these decisions?...
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This document was uploaded on 03/12/2014 for the course PSY 240U at SUNY Albany.
- Fall '14