Gordon W. Allport's Trait Theory includes the concept of Cardinal Traits. This is the dominant characteristic that controls personality. Themes, use and application are presented.
How does the MMPI-2 work? What questions are on it? Is it accurate? Find out today, and learn some basic tips to help you take the MMPI-2 and pass!
Optical and visual illusions intrigue us because we know what we are seeing isn’t real. How optical illusions work is by tricking your brain, making you think an image is moving when in reality it is stationary.
Sports psychology theories on the effects of arousal and anxiety on sports performance. Inverted U Hypothesis, Individualized Zones analysis
People are inherently social and social psychology attempts to explain why they do the things they do, act the way they act, and think the way they think. In this paper social psychology will be defined, the four key characteristics of social psychology (broad scope, cultural mandate, scientific...
A description of Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD), also known as malignant self-love/narcissism, and the controversial personality disorder's symptoms.
In this article, you will read about the effects, ocurrence and benefits of Alpha brain waves. Also, you will get a list with all Alpha waves frequencies and what they do specfically and more.
Has psychiatry brought benefits to people suffering from schizophrenia? Evidence is presented from studies 1.comparing recovery rates in the under-developed world with those in the west; 2.comparing progress over the last 100 years in psychiatry with that achieved in other medical specialisms; 3....
The Social Facilitation Theory is a social psychology theory that suggests that our natural dominant response is amplified in the presence of an audience.
Personality, we all have it, yet it makes us different from each other. The study of personality and many theories have helped us gain a better understanding of ourselves and others.