For this post, choose one of the disorders featuring somatic symptoms from your textbook (e.g., conversion, factitious somatic symptom disorder, etc.). Reflecting upon the learning activities you completed in this module, address the following prompts in at least two paragraphs: In your own words, explain the symptoms of the disorder you have identified. Briefly explain the etiology […]

final project

Clarification Stage of the Final Project     Clarification Stage Exercise 1: Take Stock Purpose: To identify strengths and areas for improvement regarding Sheridan’s online experience. Instructions: Diverge: Step 1. On a Miro board, brainstorm things that are going well (15) and things that aren’t going so well (15) regarding Sheridan online. Please use stick ‘em up brainstorming (i.e., brainstorming with post-it […]

Colonialism And Neutral Parties

The Colonialist model is intent on proclaiming the superiority of theology over psychology (nearly to the exclusion of psychology, in some cases). What aspects of the relationship of theology and psychology can you affirm in this model, and what do you think is in need of critique? The Colonialist model ostensibly recognizes the value of […]

Week 4

Choose one of the following questions: 1. Describe the functionalist view of social stratification, and the conflict theory’s view of social stratification. Then take a pro or con position on each of the following three points: first, social stratification is necessary for societies to exist and prosper; second, the United States functions, overall, as a […]

Psychology Of Abnormal Behavior Discussion Question(6)

Question one Recently some states have moved to legalize the possession and use of small amounts of marijuana. Do you support this movement? Why or why not? Can you think of some unintended consequences of such policy changes? Question two If everyone has a “different” personality (i.e., if no two are alike), then how can […]

Psychology Week 3 Essay

Imagine you work in an elementary school setting, and you have been asked to write an article to be featured in the teacher newsletter on language acquisition and comprehension in children. Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper discussing language in children. Include the following: Describe the process of language development. Explain the process of language production. Describe […]

SOCW 6121 Wk 8 Assignment

Assignment 1: Human Trafficking Group therapy is one of the most successful interventions for adolescents. This is because of the nature of this stage of development and the need to belong to a group. Hearing the stories of other teens and knowing that their experiences and feelings are similar is very therapeutic. Another characteristic of […]

Rough Draft For Final Project

PSY 634: Final Project Guidelines and Grading Guide Overview The final project for this course is the creation of a case application paper that includes an in-depth analysis of a selected case study. Students will choose an individual such as a known historical figure, a celebrity, a fictional character, or an individual known personally to […]

chronic health issue individuals experience

Choose a chronic health issue individuals experience (e.g., diabetes, fibromyalgia, asthma, Alzheimer’s) that is often seen by health psychologists. Write a 1,250-1,500-word essay that addresses the following:   1) Describe problems that are often experienced by individuals and their families as a result of this illness (e.g., anxiety, depression, stigma, stress, non-adherence). 2) Discuss how […]

The Violent Risk Essay

Violence Risk Assessment Essay   In 750-1,000 words, consider the case of Tarasoff v. Regents of the University of California to answer the following: 1. Discuss why the case is important to mental health clinicians. 2. Describe the violence risk assessment instruments a clinician might use to meet the requirements provided for in Tarasoff. 3. Discuss if […]