Category Archives: Psychology

Cognitive Perspective/Nature Vs. Nurture

Briefly describe the Cognitive perspective and why it interests you the most. Then, explain how nature and nurture each contribute to behavior according to the psychological perspective you chose. Finally, evaluate how the interplay between biology and environment can impact behavior.

use the following link for the nature vs. nuture:

https://journals-sagepub-com.ezp.waldenulibrary.org/doi/10.1177/0022022116680481

This may possibly be 2 pages long in all. 

The Self In The Social World

This assignment allows you to explore the effects of social influences on personal development.

Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you examine the concept of the self. Address the following:

  • Identify who was in the radius of significant others that shaped your development through your toddler, child, and adolescent years.
  • Identify verbal messages you recall that suggested situational or dispositional attributions about you.
  • Describe how you developed your current attitudes toward authority, competitors, subordinates, the opposite sex, or another generation.
  • Explore the effects your social world has had on your developing professional identity.

Cite at least 2 scholarly references.

Discussion Attitudes And Behaviors

Respond to the following in a minimum of 175 words:

Attitude influences behavior, but this relationship is actually reciprocal. In cognitive behavioral therapy, clients are assigned specific behaviors that change the way they look at a situation. In 12-step recovery programs, one of the slogans, “Fake it ’til you make it,” is saying to keep doing a behavior until you believe in it. For this discussion, do one of the following:

  • Imagine you are a supervisor with an employee who believes that all homeless people are lazy. Rather than fire the person, you decide to give him or her a work assignment that will change his or her beliefs. What assignment would you give?
  • Discuss an attitude you had about a group of people prior to having direct contact with them. Describe the process you went through. How long did it take you to change your mind? Did you have any feelings about your former attitudes? 
  • Discuss the influence of social media on the development of the self in the social world.

PSY304 3 Page Essay

In your substantive essay, 
         Discuss your own personal experiences with gender stereotyping.
         Explain how age affects the application of gender stereotyping.
         Explain how parents play a role in gender stereotyping.

The Instruction To Follow Is In The Browse Files. 0 Plagiarism, APA Format

paper should be 1200-1600 words in length and support your thinking by citing and integrating at least two peer-reviewed journal articles and at least one real life example. for the real life example please do not use your self as an example. Please follow the instruction in the browse file.

Complete The Addiction Worksheet

***complete the worksheet*****

 While APA style is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected, and documentation of sources should be presented using APA formatting guidelines 

  

Make sure you find clear definitions for each key term in the questions before you write your answer. You will lose points for showing an inaccurate understanding of the key terms.

You should use the textbook / research articles to learn the meaning of the following terms:

Pharmacological Effect

Physiological Effect

Neurological Effect

Psychological Effect

Process Addictions

Substance Use Disorders

Rapport

History of Addictions Issues

Multidisciplinary Teams

Also, be sure to complete the chart at the end with SPECIFIC Theories mentioned in the textbook. DO NOT simply list “Psychological theory” and “Biological Theory.”

Also, make sure the theories / models you choose are actually what they are supposed to represent (i.e., psychological or biological).

NOTE: You are given a list of models / theories to fill in the chart. Choose CORRECT models. NOT ALL OF THEM ARE CORRECT. They are in the list to make sure you completed your reading thoroughly.

You need 3 Scholarly Resources not counting the textbook and websites for this assignment to award you full points as well.

EVERY SINGLE QUESTION NEEDS SCHOLARLY SUPPORT 

ESSAY: Gender Comparisons In Research

  

The body of your paper should be between 5 and 7 double-spaced pages in length. You are to use 12 point Times New Roman font. At least five (5) reference sources, not counting your textbook, are required. These sources must be articles from psychological journals, not websites, online encyclopedias, or books. Be sure to use correct APA style format for in-text and reference citations. 

Comprehensive

Comprehensive Assignment

Throughout this course, you have taken on the role as an I-O psychologist and considered training plans for the individual and the team. You will expand upon that idea and focus on the organization.

Using the plans that you have developed during this course, devise a training plan for your organization that encompasses elements from individual, team, and leadership skills training. Remember to use headings to divide your paper. 

Be specific in your training solutions. Address the following in your paper:

1. How are stressors likely to impact your organization?

2. What do you think works best at the individual level?

3. What type of lessons can you learn from individual training that carry over into team training and leadership training?

4. Compare and contrast all three training levels in a final discussion section.

5. In your action plan, include methods that you would use to assess and select new employees entering your organization.

Your paper should be a minimum of three pages in length; you should include at least three outside sources for support

Your paper, including your references page, should be in APA format. 

300 W7 Assignment

Directions

It’s time for some Field Research! Using your research topic area, create a short research proposal for an ethnographic study that answers questions only answerable through qualitative research. 

Present your field research proposal in the Structure of The Steps of Successful Field Research (addressing Steps 1-7: Preparing for a field research study to Leaving the field attached below).

What I hope that you will notice is that social science field research is very similar to law enforcement undercover work or military intelligence work (entering the field, presenting yourself, building rapport and trust, finding an informant, forming good questions, taking good notes, and extricating yourself from the setting at the right time). 
Be sure to justify each decision position.  There are many ways of doing things, so be purposeful in your decisions.
Format
Your paper must presented in proper APA 7eformat.
Correctly formatted page numbers
Double spaced
Your paper must presented in proper APA 7e format.
Include a works cited page and use internal citation with page numbers
Failure to use the format perfectly could result in a loss of a letter grade (see point distribution below). 
Include a References page and use internal citations (include page numbers if there are direct quotes)

300 W7 Discussion

Qualitative Research

  1. For this discussion, section find two peer-reviewed academic journal articles that directly relate to your research topic that uses qualitative analysis [Chapters 10 & 11].  [While the book focuses on ethnography and focus groups, the qualitative analysis also includes content analysis, in-depth interviews, and discourse analysis among others.]
  2. Describe the details of the qualitative analysis [enough to give a reader a sense of the time, effort, and artifacts involved].
  3. Describe how these articles provide add value to your topic because of their qualitative methodology.