CHAPTER 12: LAW
1. Waleska is a social psychologist who studies the legal system. Which of the following objectives
would she be least likely to pursue in her research?
a. Improving the ability of police officers to determine when a crimin
CHAPTER 11: AGGRESSION
1. The defining characteristic of aggression is that the aggressor
a. intends to injure another living being.
b. actually causes physical or psychological harm.
c. is angry or otherwise emotionally aroused during the
CHAPTER 14: HEALTH AND WELL-BEING
1. Health psychology
a. is one of the oldest subfields in all of psychology.
b. recognizes the clear distinction between biological and psychological factors.
c. is the application of psychology to the pro
The affect of splitting pea seeds on the rate of respiration
Ishmael Harris, Matt Schoeneman, and Stefanie Schoeneman
Advanced Placement Biology, Spain Park High School, October 2012
Introduction:The question our group attempted to answer was how would cu
Exam 3 PY 218
Ch. 6: Somatic Symptom & Related Disorder/Dissociative
What are the clinical symptoms of hypochondriasis (illness anxiety disorder)?
Medically unexplained physical symptoms
Proccupation with fear of having a serious illness
Due Jul 11 at 11:59pm Points 100 Questions 100
Available Jul 10 at 12am - Jul 11 at 11:59pm 2 days Time
Limit 100 Minutes
100 questions, 100 minutes
This quiz was locked Jul 11 at 11:59pm.
Flex Points 2
7 March 2016
Little Miss Sunshine
This movie was very emotional and yet so funny to watch. I really enjoyed how dedicated
and caring the family was over Olives dream of being in the Little Miss Sunshine pageant. The
family care b
Flex Points 1
7 March 2016
What do you do with a bad kid in your childs class?
The article I chose to read for my Flex Points was What do you do with a bad kid in
your childs class. The article was about a parent having to deal with their chil
Abnormal Psych Final
1. Children with learning disabilities typically have _ intelligence.
2. Down syndrome is the result of
a. A specific chromosomal abnormality
3. Which of the following are medical problems associated with long-term cigarette
Midterm Notes All-in-one
PY 218 Lecture 1- 6/8/14
Psychopathology is the study of the nature, development, and treatment of
o Challenges of the study of psychopathology
Avoid preconceived notions- we may
Lectures for Finals all in One
PY218 Lecture 8 Chapter 8
Dissociative disorders and somatoform disorders
o Dissociative amnesia
o Dissociative identity disorder.
Some aspect of cognition or exp
Physical Disorders and Health Psychology
Physical Disorders and Health: An Overview
Psychosocial factors influence health
Overview of Stress and the Stress Response
Nature of Stress: physiological response to stressor
Perspectives on Substance-Related Disorders
Levels of Involvement
Abuse: use interfering in one or more ways
Dependence: compulsive use interferes plus:
UNIT 12 STUDY GUIDE- EATING DISORDERS
Obesity NOT an EATING DISORDER!
EDNOS: eating disorder not otherwise specified;
Binge Eating Disorder: type of EDNOS; not same as bulimia.
Anorexia Nervosa: SELF-IMPOSED STARVATION; intense fear of gaining weight; peo
Nature of Anxiety and Fear
When is it a problem?
Nature of Anxiety, Fear, and Panic
Symptoms: palpitations, chest pain, dizziness,
Panic Attack types
Comorbidity of Anxiety Di
Basic Components of Research
Research designs have types of variables
Independent Variable (IV)
Dependent Variable (DV)
Considerations in Research Design
Striking a balance bet
An Integrative Approach to Psychopathology
The Nature of Genes
One-Dimensional v. Multidimensional Models
What are genes?
The Nature of Genes
The Study of Genes and Behavior
Gene expression, gene-envi
Mood Disorders and Suicide
Major depressive episode
Structure of Mood Disorders
Depressive Disorders: An Overview
Major Depressive Disorder
Abnormal Behavior in
Abnormal Behavior : How is it
Whats psychologically normal? Whats not?
Dichotomy v. continuum
Somatic Symptom Related Disorders and
Somatic Symtom Disorders:
Illness Anxiety Disorder (Hypochondriasis)
Anxiety or fear at possibility of having a disease
Sexual Dysfunctions, Paraphilic Disorders, and
Sexual Disorders: An Overview
Sexual Response Cycle
The Human Sexual Response
Typical Male Sexual Response Cycle