PSYCHOLOGY OF INTIMATE RELATIONSHIPS
This is one of the options you may choose to complete the project requirement of
For this assignment, you will interview a couple who is willing to speak with you
Psychology of Intimate Relationships
Karen Riggs Skean, Psy.D.
Importance of Emotion
We are recognizing the great
importance of the skillful management
of emotion in our liv
Ebbinghaus: first systematic experiment on memory first to plot forgetting curves
Studies: quantitative description of memory and learning
Results: Well backed by other researchers
Problems: only studied himself, nonsense syllables, lacking ecological val
The centrality of memory
Normal every day functioning storing and retrieving where is my phone? What do I have to
Health Sense of self
Malfunction in poor health
Depression, PTSD, ADD, Schizophrenia
Memory / learning disorders
Exam 1 10/12
Ebbinghaus: rigorous control, analysis
Systematic approach to study of memory.
Meticulous records of list reproduction without error, how long it took to forget.
Provided savings memory: holds material that seemed to have been fo