Who was your most influential teacher?
What is social psychology?
The scientific study of how we:
to one another
How do you explain why an individual will act
differently in different situ
How should they be defined?
How should they be understood?
How should they be classified?
What are the rates of the disorder?
When does something cross over from being
part of the normal spe
Types of Therapies
Psychotherapy: treatment involving
psychological techniques; consists of
interactions between a trained therapist and
someone seeking to overcome psychological
difficulties or achieve personal growth
Eclectic approach: an approa
Anxiety Disorders: PTSD
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder:
characterized by haunting memories,
nightmares, social withdrawal, jumpy anxiety,
numbness of feeling, and/or insomnia that
lingers for four weeks or more after a
What is personality?
Personality: an individuals characteristic
pattern of thinking, feeling, and thinking
Historical conceptions of personality:
Psychodynamic Theories of Personality
What are the 3 basic motives people have?
True or False: Less than half of the
participants in Milgrams obedience studies
gave the highest electric shock
When attitudes and actions do not align, we
will often change our attitu
The fundamental attribution error states
that we tend to overestimate others
behaviors as being due to _ versus
This type of persuasion is occuring when
you see a celebrity trying to sell a product:
This is when someone gets you to agree to
Early study of personality focused on:
Biological urges and conflicts between the id and
Learning/objective measures of functioning (behaviorist)
Humanistic psychologists differed in