AP Psychology Final
Treatments for Depression
What is depression? A feeling of sadness or despair occasionally is part of human life
especially after a dramatic event , such as the loss of loved one , losing a job, life struggles or
Moving on to Intelligence
Theories of intelligence
Nature and nurture of intelligence
Group differences in intelligence test
Intelligence: One or Many?
Spearmans General Intelligence (g)
*Memory accumulation of learning over time through the
Making good (and bad) decisions and
The fear factorwhy we fear the
All the mental activities associated
Overview: The big ideas
O Understanding 3 types of
O How to change behavior with
classical, operant, and social
O How learning (and un-learning)
can be used in therapy and
Return to Chapter 2
*Sleep how and why
*What is consciousness?
*Our awareness of self and environment
*Problems with this definition
Psychologys Roots, Big Ideas, and Research Methods
What psychology is (and isnt)
A very short history of psychology
Four Big Ideas in psychology
The scientific methods of psychology
What do you think psychology is?
What comes to m
Or How to Think Like a Psychologist
What do psychologists have in
Scientific approach to studying human behavior
Systematic with a plan
Verifiable/Replicable can repeat results
Peer-reviewed open to being examined
Trial of George Zimmerman
The trial of Geroge Zimmerman which was caused by the murder of Travyon
Martin a 17-year-old African-American student who was followed by George
Zimmerman after being told by police that followin
1) What location are the crime scenes at ? First attack: Lake Herman Road , Benicia ,
California. Second attack: Blue Rock Springs Park, California. Third attack :Presidio
Heights in San Francisco.
2) What Me
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
A factor that determines whether or not a behavior or feeling is evidence of a psychological disorder may be
a. whether the behavior or feeling is pleasant.