Exploring what beliefs are, their formation, the evolutionary purpose of beliefs, and how they are influenced by emotions and motivated reasoning.
Three Types of Emotional Belief - Including the attribution theory of emotion and mood, sentiments, motivated reasoning, and the affect infusion model.
EDMR is not a new form of psychotherapy. Research on the therapy began in the late ‘80s but still continues to this day. In 1987, Dr. Francine Shapiro was taking a stroll through a park and for some reason or another, began to notice that her eye...
Exploring the nature of anxiety. Discussed are the causes, physiology, cognitive effects, and evolutionary function of anxiety.
I have compared and contrasted the views on the subject of mind through the writing of three experts: Rene Descartes, Sigmund Freud, and Gerald Edelman. While they all have very different theories, the common conclusion is that the mind is a subjective entity.
The nature of thinking and measurement of mental abilities.
The humanism approach and the behaviorist approach to educating adult learners are different from one another. Both camps are interested in teaching adult learners. Utilizing both methods in a classro
Cognitive Dissonance is a term social psychologist use to describe the emotional response patients suffer when confronted with information that does not agree with their world view or normal paradigm.
Everything you need to know about Atkinson and Shiffrin's Multi-Store Model of Memory for your AS Level Psychology exam!
Are all of your thoughts, fears, and desires really your own? How easily can you be conditioned and controlled without your conscious mind's awareness?