Southern New Hampshire University - BA - Psychology
Southern New Hampshire University's online psychology program features six concentrations including addiction, child development, and mental health. The 120-credit bachelor of arts degree includes foundational classes in research and physiology as well as a choice of electives. The four-year program features a senior capstone project.
Ashford University - BA - Psychology
Ashford's bachelor's in cognitive studies explores how people learn, solve problems, and make decisions. Graduates are prepared for careers in rehabilitation, special education, and more. The program does not lead directly to teacher licensure. Financial aid is available to all students.
Walden University - BS - Psychology: General Psychology
Walden's online bachelor's of science in general psychology is the perfect program for students interested in learning how the mind works. Graduates leave school with a well-rounded education, ready for the professional workforce or further training in the field.
Capella University - BS - Psychology
The general psychology specialization of Capella’s online BS in psychology is designed around APA guidelines, providing students with a comprehensive foundational education in human learning, emotions, behaviors, and more. Coursework can be customized to include further concentration in addictions, behavioral health, or forensics psychology.
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Classic paper by K. S. Lashley (1930).
Classic work by Pierre Paul Broca (1861).
A description of Stress and its causes. A checklist of determining if you are stressed and what to do if stress does not go away; there may be some other health problem present.
How we see more than the naked eye.
Tutorials on basic issues about how the brain processes visual, and other sensory, information.
Addresses how much truth there is in propositions and assess the ability of current proposals to deal with complaints.
These abstracts interpret research articles for practicing coaches and others interested in applied sport science.
Perhaps you have heard the phrase, "Winning is 90% mental and 10% physical," or you have considered incorporating imagery to enhance your performance, but you still do not understand everything you would like to know about sport psychology.
A serious athlete/ performer with dreams of success would never leave his/ her physical training to chance so why leave the mental part of your performance up in the air"
Classic paper by Kenneth MacCorquodale and Paul E. Meehl (1948). Many references to Hull and Tolman.
A developmental theory of erotic/romantic attraction is presented that provides the same basic account for opposite-sex and same-sex desire in both men and women. It proposes that biological variables, such as genes, prenatal hormones, and brain neuroanatomy, do not code for sexual orientation per se but for childhood temperaments that influence a child's preferences for sex-typical or sex-atypical activities and peers. These preferences lead children to feel different from opposite- or same-sex peers--to perceive them as dissimilar, unfamiliar, and exotic. This, in turn, produces heightened nonspecific autonomic arousal that subsequently gets eroticized to that same class of dissimilar peers: Exotic becomes erotic. (in pdf)
A scrapbook of illustrated examples of things that are hard to use because they do not follow human factors.