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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The British Psychoanalytical Society was founded in 1919. Soon after, the Institute of Psychoanalysis was established to administer the Society's activities. These include: the development of the theory and practice of psychoanalysis, the training and further education of psychoanalysts, the provision of treatment through the London Clinic of psychoanalysis, publishing books and journals, research and public lectures.
The B. F. Skinner Foundation was established in 1987 to publish significant literary and scientific works in the analysis of behavior and to educate both professionals and the public about the science of behavior.
The Psychonomic Society promotes the communication of scientific research in psychology and allied sciences. Its members are qualified to conduct and supervise scientific research, must hold the PhD degree or equivalent, and must have published significant research other than the doctoral dissertation.
SABA exists to secure and administer private funds in support of behavior analysis. These activities include, but are not limited to, the advancement of basic knowledge about behavior analysis and the applications of that knowledge to problems of developmental disabilities, and other areas.
The International Behaviorology Association (ISB) is dedicated to forwarding the science of contingent behavior relations as developed and championed by B.F. Skinner.
ABA helps match employers with qualified job applicants in behavior analysis through the Job Placement Service (JPS).
A searchable database of job listings that appeared in the American Psychological Society (APS) Observer.
Provides information on anxiety disorders, panic disorder (which is sometimes accompanied by agoraphobia), obsessive-compulsive disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, phobias, and generalized anxiety disorder.
The practical application of this study can be found in assessing the future dangerousness of these type of killers who can be diagnosed as suffering from Antisocial Personality Disorder and Sexual Sadism. Given the frequent reference in the academic literature as well as the popular media to serial murderers as "psychopathic sexual sadists," the author examined the extent to which clinical criteria for Antisocial Personality Disorder and Sexual Sadism were met by a sample of serial murderers whose cases were documented in the journalistic, academic, and law enforcement literatures.
Press releases, media advisories, and much more. From the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH).
Kent worked on studying association at Kings Park (New York) State Hospital on Long Island, resulting in the famous Kent-Rosanoff Free Association Test. It was a Psychiatric screening instrument that was one of the first to have objective scoring and objective norms.
Brain and spinal cord images from the University of Utah.