SocialPsychology:branch of science that deals with human interaction, i.e., the
interaction between man and man, and man and society. It aims to search out
general laws of social behavio
The field of psychotherapy has received a negative stereotype that affects help
seeking behaviors in society. Researchers aimed at determining if certain traits (such as
self-esteem) would correlate with help seeking behaviors to better comprehen
The human being is the only
Phenomenalism is the idea that all knowledge is
derived exclusively from our experience.
Presented by David Hume
Sense data (phenomena)
Phenomenology relies on th
Anxiety & Dread
Not all pain is gain.
Never be afraid to share your dreams with the
world, because there's nothing the world loves
more than the taste of really sweet dreams.
Attitudes are contagious. Mine might kill you.
Assessment helps us gather information about a
subject in order to learn more about personality
Compare individuals, compare groups and
Vital in the treatment of people with personality
Anatomy of Personality
Psychology as Biology
Chemical reactions, cell growth, neurons firing are
the basis of our personalities.
Theoretical Bridge - Many personality theories turn
to biology for verification.
Should we ditch the idea of psychology and ju
Reflection Paper (Optional)
1st paragraph should describe the groups
observation (answering the questions above).
The second paragraph should be a reflection on
the process of your observation The process of
coming up with your observation, actua
d to determine causality or to find out what
one variable influences another.
Qualities, things that differ or can take
different values for different people.
October 5, 2013
Psychopath Research Paper
The topic I would like to research is on Psychopathy. I would like to further investigate
the complications in our understanding and diagnosing of this disorder by exploring h
December 14, 2013
Integration Paper- Later Adulthood
This stage of the lifespan is characterized by facing the end of ones life.
According to Eriksons stages, the two choices the individual now faces is either
Integrity vs. Despair. The ind