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COUNSELING AND EDUCATIONAL PSYCHLOGY
COUNSELING AND EDUCATIONAL PSYCHLOGY
COUNSELING AND EDUCATIONAL PSYCHLOGY .COUNSELING AND EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY The Department of Counseling and Educational Psychology offers Master\'s Degree Programs in Counseling and Educational Psychology and Doctoral Degree Programs in Educational Psychology and Counseling Psychology. Degrees offered Master of Arts (Plan A only), Master of Education (Plan B only), Doctor of Philosophy. Specializations Counseling: Community and School Counseling Psychology Educational Psychology. The objectives
Creation Cloning As an Alternative
Creation Cloning As an Alternative
Creation Cloning As an Alternative Creation: Cloning As an Alternative God created a man, and from one of his ribs, he created a woman. Then, the two of them created a new life. This was all naturally done. It was God\'s most wonderful creation. Cloning brings up a life dilemma. Cloning puts in a single or a group of individuals the power of creating and granting life. And this is done by basically duplicating one individual, by creating a twin of somebody else. Furthermore, cloning is a life di
Crime
Crime
crime Violence: Does It Have an Effect? By: KL Watching violence in movies increases the risk of some people\'s acting aggressively. Many people have problems linking media violence with violence in real-life. Only small percentages that watch violence are responsible for violent acts. Most people unaffected by it. Even though doctors, lawyers, juries, and judges cannot establish a direct link between media violence with violence in society, they still can make conclusions from data. Media viole
Cruelty in society
Cruelty in society
cruelty in society Cruelty in Society 928 words -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- People in Tolna county has been recently shocked by a crime comitted by three teenagers. They beat their companion to death. They planned the murder, lured the victim to a desolate place where there was no mercy. They kicked, battered the poor boy with a stick, then with a shovel, afterwards they dragged him into a cellar and began to strangle him with a string. They t
Cults
Cults
cults There are many types of cults in the world, cults are everywhere but you just do not see them. Every person in the world has been in contact with them in one way or another in many cases you cannot see them. The closest cult we know of is on Rice Lake called the Moonies led by Reverend Myung, where I have currently visited. Cults can be involved in churches and even are earliest religions are called cults. Cults are not the strongest groups\' sects are the strongest group. When you join a
Dantes hell
Dantes hell
dantes hell In Dante’s vision of hell, fairness is, essentially, the entire point. It seems in this divine vision, hell is a heaven of exquisite fairness. Not only does everyone get what they deserve for what they did on earth, they understand exactly why they have ended up where they have and are supremely repentant because they understand so well. There really isn’t an aspect of Dante’s hell that isn’t fair. Probably the fairest aspect of the Inferno is the punishments themselves. The gluttons
Darwinism2
Darwinism2
darwinism2 Satanism Sociology/Psychology I am hoping I can somehow make this seem like a psychological report without making it lose any of it\'s important details. My goal in writing this paper is to hopefully make people understand and agree that Satanism is not a Devil Worshipping, animal mutilating, child scarifying cult organization. The psychological thing comes in when people say Satanism is wrong or evil, they hear the word Satan and automatically assume that it must be bad. They make
Darwins Theory of Evolution
Darwins Theory of Evolution
Darwins Theory of Evolution Natural Selection - process by whch populations become adapted to the environment. The fitness of an individual is measured by how well its offspring reproduce - i.e. how many offspring that survive and reproduce does an individual produce ? Charles Darwin studdied and closly watched peppered moths (Biston Betularia) in their natural habbitat. The peppered moths are light colored with darker areas of color. Like humans, however, these moths can be found in a range of
Depression psychological
Depression psychological
Depression psychological Depression is one of the most common psychological problems, affecting nearly everyone through either personal experience or through depression in a family member. The cost in human suffering cannot be estimated. Depression can interfere with normal functioning, and frequently causes problems with work, social, and family adjustment. It causes pain and suffering not only to those who have a disorder, but also to those who care about them. Serious depression can destroy f
Depresstion
Depresstion
depresstion Depression Every person in the world today endures some kind of a hardship. Every misfortune is different; one person\'s could take the form of divorce while another\'s takes the form of a fatal illness. In either case, their trauma could lead to depression, which in the long run can be more problematic. Depression is one of the most prevalent problems in our modern society today. To understand fully how and why depression affects people, a little background is needed. Depression is
Deterrence
Deterrence
Deterrence Deterrence Introduction Bang! Bang! Another victim lies dead on the cold, hard asphalt. Another person dies for no reason at all. If the killer is caught and brought to justice he may be faced with the death penalty, or he may have to go to jail for the remainder of his life. There are many debates in the field of Criminal Justice about this controversial topic of should the death or incarceration of a criminal act as a deterrent or a missed opportunity to put fear into other criminal
Dialation
Dialation
dialation Till Death Do Us Part Today, many people believe marriage is almost like dating. Some men and women meet, and before they get to know one another they make the choice to be wed. That is why divorce rate is higher than it has been in history. Divorce is now a popular solution to problems that many American couples have. Most of these problems could easily be avoided if both individuals would communicate with each other. Communication is used to help let opinions about certain subjects b
Dickens Marx and Freud
Dickens Marx and Freud
Dickens Marx and Freud The novel Hard Times written by Charles Dickens, is a reflection of the evolving ideas prevalent during his time. Dickens’ characters especially are personifications of changing ideas in psychology and political thought. Each one of his characters symbolizes a different belief and its association to society. Both Stephen Blackpool and Thomas Gradgrind, Jr. particularly characterize ideas of notable philosophers around the time of Dickens. Blackpool portrays the abused work
Dismantling the Homosexual Panic Defense
Dismantling the Homosexual Panic Defense
Dismantling the Homosexual Panic Defense Getting Away with Murder Aaron McKinney was recently convicted of second-degree murder for his role in the fatal bludgeoning of Matthew Shepard on October 6th of last year. During the opening statements of his trial, McKinney’s attorneys argued that a homosexual advance from Shepard brought back a traumatic childhood experience which triggered five minutes of emotional rage and chaos (Cart Rests 1). The claim invoked, which was ultimately rejected by
Downs syndrome
Downs syndrome
downs syndrome Anti-Social Personality Disorder In a world full of fears, perhaps the worst one a human being should have is that to be afraid of his fellow man. The human that should be most feared is the one that has Anti-Social Personality Disorder or in laymen\'s terms the psychopath. The psychopath is probably the most deviant mind that exists and treatment is not very successful because there is not a cure or drug to control it. The solution in my mind to control the problem of sociopaths
Drug Addiction
Drug Addiction
Drug Addiction Drug Addiction as a Psychobiological Process The emphasis is on biological mechanisms underlying addiction, although some other factors influencing drug addiction will also be discussed. The presentation is limited primarily to psychomotor stimulants (e.g., amphetamine, cocaine) and opiates (e.g., heroin, morphine) for two reasons. First, considerable knowledge has been gained during the past 15 years regarding the neurobiological mechanisms mediating their addictive properties. S
Drugs3
Drugs3
Drugs3 A Hallucinogen is defined as a substance that causes excitation of the central nervous system, characterized by hallucination. Mood change, anxiety, sensory distortion, delusion, depersonalization; increased pulse, temperature, increased blood pressure, and dilation of the pupils are the many effects that occur. Psychic dependence may occur, and depressive or suicidal psychotic states may result from the ingestion of hallucinogenic substances. Some kinds of hallucinogens are lysergic acid
Drugs3
Drugs3
Drugs3 A Hallucinogen is defined as a substance that causes excitation of the central nervous system, characterized by hallucination. Mood change, anxiety, sensory distortion, delusion, depersonalization; increased pulse, temperature, increased blood pressure, and dilation of the pupils are the many effects that occur. Psychic dependence may occur, and depressive or suicidal psychotic states may result from the ingestion of hallucinogenic substances. Some kinds of hallucinogens are lysergic acid
Durkheim
Durkheim
durkheim Durkheim\'s Problem In 1776, Adam Smith opened The Wealth of Nations with the observation that the greatest improvements in the productive powers of labour, and the greatest part of the skill, dexterity, and judgement with which it is anywhere directed, or applied, seem to have been the effects of the division of labour.1 Despite the numerous economic advantages thus derived, however, Smith insisted that the division of labor was not itself the effect of any human wisdom or foresight;
Elie Wiesel
Elie Wiesel
Elie Wiesel Elie Wiesel was a great man as well as a humanitarian. His works told of the many harsh realities of Jewish life. Due to the way he was brought up in a strict family, where he was taught the importance of family ties, all those lessons helped him live through the concentration camps. All the lessons and experiences throughout his life contributed to his amazing writings. Elie Wiesel was born in the town of Sighet in northern Transylvania on September 30, 1928. His real name was Eliez
Erich Fromm
Erich Fromm
Erich Fromm An American psychoanalyst Erich Fromm, was born on March 23, 1900, in Frankfort, Germany. Fromm was educated at the Universities of Heidelberg and Munich, as well as, The Psychoanalytic Institute in Berlin. He received his Ph.D. from Heidlberg in 1922. As a result of all the turmoil in Germany, Fromm’s immigrated to the states in 1934. Hitler’s reign to power was strong and Fromm was aware of his pursuit. Fromm was a very intelligent man and was extremely conscious of the fact that h
Essay
Essay
Essay How to Write an Essay the Procrastinator\'s Way With immaculate planning, reserve an entire afternoon for the greatest composition you will ever write. Neatly arrange all of your reference materials, and be proud of your superior organisational abilities. Put paper in your printer, all ready for the big essay you\'re about to start. Try to figure out just what percentage of a full-grown tree one sheet of paper represents. Try to back this up with data gathered from any source you can. Put
Euthanasia13
Euthanasia13
Euthanasia13 Many people confronted with a terminal illness are confused about what they can do as a dying person. This is when euthanasia is often discussed. Deciding that this is the only option is a long drawn out process. Being that a large part of American society is of Christian beliefs, it is necessary to look at morality based on religion. The main pro-suicide argument deals completely within the issue of choice. If life is seen as a covenant, or temporary loan from God, the freedom to c
Failure of Economic Reform In Russia
Failure of Economic Reform In Russia
Failure of Economic Reform In Russia Thomas J Milone-Clapp Macroeconomics 4/25/00 Formerly the preeminent republic of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, Russia has been an independent nation since the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991. Because of its great size, its natural resources, and its political domination, the Russian Federation played a leading role in the economy of the Soviet Union. In the years preceding the disintegration of the union in 1991, the economy of Russia and t
Failure of Economic Reform In Russia1
Failure of Economic Reform In Russia1
Failure of Economic Reform In Russia1 Macroeconomics 4/25/00 Formerly the preeminent republic of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, Russia has been an independent nation since the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991. Because of its great size, its natural resources, and its political domination, the Russian Federation played a leading role in the economy of the Soviet Union. In the years preceding the disintegration of the union in 1991, the economy of Russia and the union as a whole w
False Memory
False Memory
False Memory False Memory 1 Running Head: FALSE MEMORY False Memory: The impact of age and suggestibility on children Melissa Lee Lynchburg College False Memory 2 Abstract This study examined the effects of planting false memories in children, ages 3 to 8 years of age. Twenty children were divided into two groups, according to age. Group one consisted of ten children, ages 3 to 5, and group two consisted of ten children, ages 6 to 8. The experimenter came to the childrens elementary or preschoo
Feminist
Feminist
Feminist Throughout history, men and women have struggled to understand each other. Society has struggled to meld their complex differences while embracing the wonder of individuality. Biologist attempt to explain why men and women are different yet comes from the very similar genetic make-up. Psychologists have made grand strides in understanding how the mind works in the dynamics of relationships between men and women. And in a society that is governed by economics, the realm of social status
Fist
Fist
fist Religious Studies (Essay) Should the study of religion be left to religious people? Write an essay of not more than 1200 words. Assuming that “religion” here has the same meaning as one of the definitions referred to in O U Block 4 Unit 14 (and in particular is an activity caught by Ninian Smart’s The Nature of Religion, A5 Resource Book 3) we still need to know what is meant by “religious people” before we can properly answer the question posed for this essay. By “religious people”, presum
Fortogragy
Fortogragy
Fortogragy 11/90 In the September issue of The Forerunner (Vol. X, No. VI ), we examined the relationship between pornography and violent crime in an article entitled Mass Murder and Pornography - Are They Related? Since the publication of the September issue, we have received a number of responses challenging the claim that pornography and violent crime are related. These responses implored us to use real, honest and acceptable facts in defending this position. As a follow up to the many ques
Fraternaty Hazing
Fraternaty Hazing
Fraternaty Hazing Hazing in universities across the nation has become an increasingly dangerous ritual that is seemingly becoming more difficult to put an end to due to its development into an “underground” activity. Though a regular activity in the seventies, hazing, a possible dangerous act of initiation to a group, has now become an activity that is banned in thirty-nine states (Wagner 16). However, this ritual has not been stopped or become less severe. In fact it is becoming more dangerous.
Future City
Future City
Future City The purpose of this report is to inform the governmental board of the last three entries into Future City. As Commissioner of Personal Selection, I have chosen my three candidates to fill each position. My decision did not come easily. On several occasions I was torn between two choices, but after laboring over each pro and con of each applicant, I have finally made my decision. Each of the three chosen applicants possess outstanding qualities in the medical, ecological, and humanita
Gender and Communication
Gender and Communication
Gender and Communication The different ways men and women communicate has been a problem throughout time. This difference in communication style has created conflict in romantic relationships, marriages, and even friendships. To think of a world where men and women communicate on the same level is almost impossible to comprehend. We have been conditioned to believe that the genders will never see on an eye-to-eye basis and have accepted this. But, is it to hard to expect that the genders speak o
Gender differences
Gender differences
gender differences It seems to be a fact that men and women have behavioral styles.  Around 50 percent of all marriages in the United States, including second marriages and so on, end in divorce, and most clients report trouble in their marriages. It is believed that the problem boils down to the fact that men are generally more aggressive and less emotionally attached than women, and therefore, it is difficult for men and women to settle differences.  The gender differences between men and wome
Gender roles1
Gender roles1
gender roles1 A View on Gender Roles While having read The Yellow Wallpaper, by Gillman, I have realized that much is to be said about early roles of women and how psychology tied into them. The hardships of the lives of women were not dwelled upon as if it were a man\'s life. Most if not all of the females of this era had specific gender roles that were followed. The time period that this story was written in didn\'t particularly have many free roaming women, most especially if there was marr
Genderbehavior
Genderbehavior
genderbehavior It seems to be a fact that men and women have behavioral styles.  Around 50 percent of all marriages in the United States, including second marriages and so on, end in divorce, and most clients report trouble in their marriages. It is believed that the problem boils down to the fact that men are generally more aggressive and less emotionally attached than women, and therefore, it is difficult for men and women to settle differences.  The gender differences between men and women co
Generation Differences
Generation Differences
Generation Differences Serena Reopelle Psychology 2301 November 28, 2000 Generation Difference For my semester grade, I interviewed a five-year-old, a twenty-four year old and a fifty-year-old. It is remarkable how much the gap between generations has an effect on the way children today are. The five-year-old girl that I interviewed (Cat) was a pleasure to talk to. She aspires to be a movie star when she gets older. She loves to dance and is especially good at singing. She is involved in a churc
Genetics and Mental Illnesses
Genetics and Mental Illnesses
Genetics and Mental Illnesses Discoveries in genetics have helped change the way society looks at mental illnesses such as manic depression and schizophrenia. A generation ago, the leading theory about schizophrenia was that this devastating emotional and mental disorder was caused by cold and distant mothering, itself the result of the mother\'s unconscious wish that her child had never been born. A nation-wide lobbying effort was launched to combat such unfounded mother blaming, and 20 years l
Gifted education
Gifted education
gifted education Education of Gifted Children Started in the 1970\'s, America\'s Gifted & Talented programs are used to enhance the curriculum of students included in either category in order to challenge and strengthen their unique abilities. These students are usually provided a separate class with specialized lessons in all areas and a teacher with a special degree in gifted education. I feel that it is important that the teacher was a gifted student who would know what the students must face
Gifted education1
Gifted education1
gifted education1 Education of Gifted Children Started in the 1970\'s, America\'s Gifted & Talented programs are used to enhance the curriculum of students included in either category in order to challenge and strengthen their unique abilities. These students are usually provided a separate class with specialized lessons in all areas and a teacher with a special degree in gifted education. I feel that it is important that the teacher was a gifted student who would know what the students must fac
Golbal warming
Golbal warming
Golbal warming Introduction Global warming is not a myth it is a fact. It has been proven that the temp has gone up in the last 2 decades. Yes, it is possible to stop it and even fix it. At the rate we are going it will be the same as it was in 1980 by 2050. Yes I think that global warming is a fact to be reckoned with. But I agree with both sides because both are right each in their own way. It is proven that the earth has been cooling down over the last 6,000 years since the Holocene Maximum.
Grendel3
Grendel3
Grendel3 During the c.750s the world was not at all like it is today. The land was rugged and wild, and the people were just as untamed as the world they lived in. The kingdoms and people, such as the ones portrayed in poems and stories like Beowulf and Grendel, led barbaric lives: where war was common, death was like a brother, and kingdoms came, and went as easy as night and day. In light of this one can still see vast similarities with what was, and what is today; man’s never ending quest to
Hairdressing as a Career
Hairdressing as a Career
Hairdressing as a Career Discussion Hairdressing has always been a passion for Canadians, and me. Everyday people are getting their hair done, changing their color or style and to do this hairdressers will be there to inform, perform and advise the customer about their hair. Hairdressing is the art of cutting, setting, arranging, and otherwise caring for the hair. Women and men style their hair to improve their appearance and for comfort. A different hairstyle can alter a person\'s appearance mo
Hamlet Tragedy
Hamlet Tragedy
Hamlet Tragedy The dramatis personae of mythical or literary tragedy are characters towards whom fate slowly reveals inevitable destruction, but tragedy is not limited to the unfolding of an unavoidable fate. In Hamlet, tragedy extends its concerns into landscape and axial directionality. Landscapes in plays of myth and literature give a specific location for imagining the moods and elements for the particular genre. Axial direction refers to the aim of the play\'s action, as in what direction i
Handbook for Adoption
Handbook for Adoption
Handbook for Adoption Having children is a real task. However, adopted children presents a bigger challenge to many people. Adopted children have many issues with who they are due to a lack of a blood bond with their adopted parents. Over the years, there have been many questions raised about adoptees and their problems with identity formation. Many of top the researchers on this subject agree on the causes of identity formation problems in adolescent adoptees, while many other researchers concl
Hitler and Social Darwinism
Hitler and Social Darwinism
Hitler and Social Darwinism Hitler and Social Darwinism Though there are still some out there that try to deny it, the fact still remains that the Holocaust of WWII really did happen. How can anyone truthfully deny it? All the evidence is there. The concentration camps, the gash chambers, the documents, and lets not forget the millions of dead Jews, Gypsies, Negroes, and anyone else who opposed the evil known as the Nazis’. Why did Hitler want so many people dead? Why did the man known as The Fu
Holden Cufield
Holden Cufield
Holden Cufield Psychoanalysis of Holden Caufield Jerome David Salinger was a very famous American author who wrote several books. One of his most successful books was The Catcher in the Rye. Other works by Salinger include the short story collection Nine Stories, Franny and Zooey, and Raise High The Beam, Carpenter and Seymour. In the book The Catcher in the Rye Holden Caulfield, became a model of the rebellious and confused adolescent who detected the “phoniness” of the adult world. (Microsoft
Insanity as a defense
Insanity as a defense
insanity as a defense INSANITY AS A DEFENSE The insanity defense is a defense that is used in the courts to say the defendant was not aware of what they were doing at the time of the crime. The terms of such a defense are to be found in the instructions presented by the trial judge to the jury at the close of a case. These instructions can be drawn from any of several rules used in the determination of mental illness. The final determination of mental illness rests solely on the jury who uses in
Intelligence
Intelligence
intelligence Does IQ Measure Intelligence?- The task of trying to quantify a person\'s intelligence has been a goal of psychologists since before the beginning of this century. The Binet-Simon scales were first proposed in 1905 in Paris, France and various sorts of tests have been evolving ever since. One of the important questions that always comes up regarding these tools is what are the tests really measuring? Are they measuring a person\'s intelligence? Their ability to perform well on stand
Intelligence1
Intelligence1
intelligence1 Advances in AI With advances in technology many researchers have become captivated with the pursuit of Artificial Intelligence. Numerous fields of study have tried to contribute their knowledge in order to create intelligence. However, years of research have thus far been unable to create human intelligence. The endeavour seems doomed to fail, for a century of thought which has tried to simply define intelligence has yet to succeed. This lack of a concrete tangible definition does
Internet5
Internet5
internet5 The Internet: its effects and its future Essay written by Eva Kotsi Internet, its effects in our lives and the future of the Internet: The Internet is, quite literally, a network of networks. It is comprised of ten thousands of interconnected networks spanning the globe. The computers that form the Internet range from huge mainframes in research establishments to modest PCs in people\'s homes and offices. Despite the recent hype, the Internet is not a new phenomenon. Its roots lie in a