Have you always wanted to learn how to play the piano? Perhaps you never had the time for lessons, or could never afford lessons - in this day and age, there are many ways and resources out there for you to teach...
If you have an INFJ friend, this article will would give you ideas for how to make their birthday special without overwhelming them with surprises.
This hub is for the church musician who is looking for some ideas of appropriate songs to play or sing as the elements are being taken. I will present a few songs that can be played or sung during the Lord’s Supper.
Hada Labo is a popular moisturizing skin care range that uses hyaluronic acid, a powerful hydrating ingredient. This hub is a product review of Hada Labo's moisturizing lotion and moisturizing milk.
What is a good choir warm up to break the ice? Singing people's names can be a great vocal warm up, and this hub describes how you can jazz this up.
In this hub, I will introduce four persuasion techniques that psychology students are introduced to in social psychology - Foot in the door, Door in the Face, Lowballing and That's not all Folks!
Sociology: Criticism of Merton's Strain Theory: A Critique and How it Fits With the Functionalist Theory of Deviance
A sociology essay that addresses how Robert Merton's Strain Theory fits into the functionalist theory. Thereafter, I critique Strain Theory from the angle of other classic sociological perspectives, such as conflict,...
In this hub, we look at some of the ways expert psychologists have tried to explain the effect of having an audience, the social facilitation theory. There are 4 approaches that look at different kinds of processes to...
Run Cockroach Run! Uber Cool Psychology Study: Social Facilitation Theory - the Audience Effect (the Zajonc Experiment)
The Social Facilitation Theory is a social psychology theory that suggests that our natural dominant response is amplified in the presence of an audience.
Cure Natural Aqua Gel is a very gentle skincare gel that helps to remove dead skin cells. It is good for people with all kinds of skin types, including those with sensitive skin (like me). After one use, I was really...
Throwing a party? Organizing a little get together? Need a snack to keep awake in class? Want a healthier alternative to potato chips? Try Tapioca Chips! They are so addictive!
Physical scars sometimes leave psychological wounds that haunt us for a long time. If you are looking for scar healing cream, I highly recommend you try Elicina Snail Cream.
Music has always played a big role as part of the corporate worship in churches. If you are in a church choir pianist, what are some of the things to look out for that are particularly pertinent in a church choir...
This hub looks at patients who show symptoms of body dysmorphic disorder, patients who are extreme perfectionists, and patients who have internalized the glamorous aspects of the cosmetic surgery painted by the media to...
Being a choir accompanist can be a most enjoyable job to some, while it can be excruciatingly stressful for others. Here are some guiding principles that all accompanists should abide by, no matter what kind of choir...
Animals often provide inspiration for idioms and expressions. In this hub, I will share 5 common and simple idioms that drew reference to animals.
Being still, quiet, resting and sleeping. What does the Bible say about this? In our lives when we are so busy running around, rest is hard to come by. What does God say about rest and quietness? In this hub, I have a...
Conducting a childrens' choir offers so much opportunity to inspire and make lifelong impact on young lives. This hub offers some advice on how to make choir rehearsals enjoyable and effective for both you and your...
The only opportunity she could jump at to study was when her brother was having Chinese lessons with the family tutor. My grandmother would sit quietly at the far end of the long rectangular dining table, across her...
How do we apply Howard Gardner's Theory of Multiple Intelligences in our classrooms? This hub tackles this from a rather unusual perspective.
Opposition to Music Therapy? How Music Therapy is Affected by the Dominant Position of the Biomedical Model Pt 2
The biomedical model of medicine is the dominant healthcare model in many countries. What happens to other complementary and alternative treatments that do not fit into the mould? This hub is part 2 of a case study of...
Sociology of Medicine: How Music Therapy is Affected by the Dominant Position of the Biomedical Model Pt 1
The biomedical model of medicine is the dominant healthcare model in many countries. What happens to other complementary and alternative treatments that do not fit into the mould? This hub is a case study of Music...
How Can Parents Use Operant Conditiong Principles With a Toddler? Operant Conditioning and Parenting Children
There are tons of parenting strategies out there, some of them rather radical and other unconventional. This hub is my tribute to all parents, where I marry classic psychology (operant conditioning) with the parenting...
A grateful heart keeps us joyful and in tune with God's blessings. This hub is a collection of Bible verses about thankfulness.
In the biomedical field, the disease and germ theory prevails- where a disease or something found within an individual causes him or her to fall ill. Sociologically, we are encouraged to look at the social conditions...
There are social consequences that result from the medicalization of our human conditions and struggles, which Peter Conrad (2007) wrote about in his book the Medicalization of Society. This hub addresses some of the...
Behaviors and health conditions that are not socially accepted with yet unapplied medical definitions do serve as potential issues that can be medicalized. This hub looks at the medicalization of health from a...
William Ryan’s idea of blaming the victim is especially valuable, as it points out to us the importance of looking beyond the individual.
The theory of Cognitive dissonance has its applications into many everyday scenarios. These include Free Choice Paradigm: Post-Decisional Dissonance, Selective Exposure Hypothesis, Induced Compliance, and the Effort...
Anyone can write songs, but it does take some skill to make a song a hit. In this hub, I will offer one important tip to write good songs - Keep the song simple.
Taking a human sexuality class can be a most enlightening, interesting and extremely thought provoking. In this hub, I reflect on some of the concepts that dealt with in the human sexuality class I took.
Depression is experienced when a person feels hopeless and helpless about life. Although its cause(s) are still unknown, psychologists believe that depression results from biological, cognitive and psychological...
How Karl Marx's concepts of religion and alienation can contribute to our understanding of today's society.
How did music evolve? In this hub, I adopt an evolutionary psychology approach and give a possible explanation as to how music might have evolved.
How do Singers Memorize Their Songs? 4 Expert Tricks Singers Use for Memorizing Songs (including their foreign songs)
Music comprises of so many components which include the rhythm, melody, mood.... this article contains a few suggestions to approach song memorization in a holistic manner.
Being a left-hander in our society is both cool and yet difficult in many aspects. This hub provides some psychological research and thoughts about being a left-hander.