Jill wants to study the process of thinking. Which field of psychology should she choose?
I believe people choose to live meaningful lives. I share many of the same beliefs as Carl Rogers. Most important, I believe many people have the ability to reach self-actualiziation. Who am I
Who is associated with the Gestalt school of psychology?
Which psychologist wrote The Principles of Psychology?
Psychology is considered a science mainly because it relies on direct observation. Which field of psychology supports this?
The study of a variety of theories within the field
What describes eclectic psychology?
Internal conflict and unconscious desires
Psychoanalytic psychology focuses mainly on:
It did not take into account voluntary human behavior.
One major criticism of Ivan Pavlov's concept of classical conditioning was that:
Which psychologist was a structuralist?
The use of rewards, punishments, and positive reinforcement is an example of which field of psychology?
"Give me a dozen healthy infants and my own special world to bring them up in, and I'll guarantee to take any one at random and train him to become any type of specialist, . . . lawyer, doctor . . ." What psychological approach would support this?
Who was considered the father of psychology?
Structuralist wish to divide the mind into mental elements while functionalists believe behavior helps an organism adapt to the environment.
One major difference between structuralism and functionalism is:
The idea that psychology is not based on scientific fact or human shortcomings but instead should focus on human experience is the basis for which psychological approach?
CLients who work with their therapist to explore their past to discover the source of their illness would be seeking what type of therapy?
Thoughts, impulses, and desires beyond the conscious being
Psychodynamic psychology focuses mainly on which of the following?
The manner in which a child develops the ability to speak, learn, and understand the world around him or her
A developmental psychologist focuses mainly on:
The study of natural, unanalyzed perception
Phenomenology is best defined as:
Genetics and the nervous system
The term biological psychology is concerned with:
A primary tool for investigation into a client's unconscious through dream analysis and free association
A case study is:
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