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An advertisement reads: “Public Announcement. We will pay you $4.00 for one hour of your time. Persons Needed for a Study of Memory. We will pay five hundred New Haven men to help us complete a scientific study of memory and learning. The study is being done at Yale University. Each person who participates will be paid $4.00 (plus 50 cents carfare) for approximately 1 hour’s time. We need you for only one hour: there are no further obligations. You may choose the time you would like to come (evenings, weekdays, or weekends). No special training, education, or experience is needed. We want: factory workers, city employees, laborers, barbers, businessmen, clerks, professional people, telephone workers, construction workers, salespeople, white-collar workers, and others. All persons must be between the ages of 20 and 50. High school and college students cannot be used. If you meet these qualifications, fill out the coupon below and mail it now to Professor Stanley Milgram, Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven. You will be notified later of the specific time and place of the study. We reserve the right to decline any application. You will be paid $4.00 (plus 50 cents carfare) as soon as you arrive at the laboratory.” There is a dotted line and the below section reads: “TO: PROF. STANLEY MILGRAM, DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY, YALE UNIVERSITY, NEW HAVEN, CONN. I want to take part in this study of memory and learning. I am between the ages of 20 and 50. I will be paid $4.00 (plus 50 cents carfare) if I participate.” Below this is a section to be filled out by the applicant. The fields are NAME (Please Print), ADDRESS, TELEPHONE NO. Best time to call you, AGE, OCCUPATION, SEX, CAN YOU COME: WEEKDAYS, EVENINGS, WEEKENDS.
Stanley Milgram’s research demonstrated just how far people will go in obeying orders from an authority figure. This advertisement was used to recruit subjects for his research.

Industrial-organizational psychology

Industrial-Organizational psychology (I-O psychology) is a subfield of psychology that applies psychological theories, principles, and research findings in industrial and organizational settings. I-O psychologists are often involved in issues related to personnel management, organizational structure, and workplace environment. Businesses often seek the aid of I-O psychologists to make the best hiring decisions as well as to create an environment that results in high levels of employee productivity and efficiency. In addition to its applied nature, I-O psychology also involves conducting scientific research on behavior within I-O settings (Riggio, 2013).

Health psychology

Health psychology focuses on how health is affected by the interaction of biological, psychological, and sociocultural factors. This particular approach is known as the biopsychosocial model    ( [link] ). Health psychologists are interested in helping individuals achieve better health through public policy, education, intervention, and research. Health psychologists might conduct research that explores the relationship between one’s genetic makeup, patterns of behavior, relationships, psychological stress, and health. They may research effective ways to motivate people to address patterns of behavior that contribute to poorer health (MacDonald, 2013).

Three circles overlap in the middle. The circles are labeled Biological, Psychological, and Social.
The biopsychosocial model suggests that health/illness is determined by an interaction of these three factors.

Sport and exercise psychology

Researchers in sport and exercise psychology    study the psychological aspects of sport performance, including motivation and performance anxiety, and the effects of sport on mental and emotional wellbeing. Research is also conducted on similar topics as they relate to physical exercise in general. The discipline also includes topics that are broader than sport and exercise but that are related to interactions between mental and physical performance under demanding conditions, such as fire fighting, military operations, artistic performance, and surgery.

Clinical psychology

Clinical psychology is the area of psychology that focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of psychological disorders and other problematic patterns of behavior. As such, it is generally considered to be a more applied area within psychology; however, some clinicians are also actively engaged in scientific research. Counseling psychology is a similar discipline that focuses on emotional, social, vocational, and health-related outcomes in individuals who are considered psychologically healthy.

As mentioned earlier, both Freud and Rogers provided perspectives that have been influential in shaping how clinicians interact with people seeking psychotherapy. While aspects of the psychoanalytic theory are still found among some of today’s therapists who are trained from a psychodynamic perspective, Roger’s ideas about client-centered therapy have been especially influential in shaping how many clinicians operate. Furthermore, both behaviorism and the cognitive revolution have shaped clinical practice in the forms of behavioral therapy, cognitive therapy, and cognitive-behavioral therapy ( [link] ). Issues related to the diagnosis and treatment of psychological disorders and problematic patterns of behavior will be discussed in detail in later chapters of this textbook.

Questions & Answers

The psychology is study of mind. Mind and thoughts are not visible so scientifically these are not measurable factors. However through experiments, researchers found that some of our psychological features such as emotions and behaviour can be measured and documented or influenced by society.
Mordimer Reply
Scepticism is present everywhere nowdays. In psychology it can be brought in to the fact that this field is not creating new things, although there are many successful trophies in psychology in example criminal profiling, people still have a vision of science being pure physical experience.
don't forget to include neuro-linguistic programming and psycho-cybernetics
but wait is this a conversation or a lecture
Society plays a critical role in the way we live our daily lives Society determines the way we look at life and the way we look at ourselves and other people around us
Name all the methods in psychology
hollywood Reply
behavioral therapy
Experimental method, Observation method, clinal methods,Interview method
There are many methods depending on the school: cognitive, behaviour, gestalt, existentialist..
Some times it Needs Biological Corrections of the Brain Change..Then Person can get benefits from the Methods...
psychological throphy
Dissociative fugue has been linked tosevere stress, which might be the result of traumatic events -- such as war, abuse, accidents, disasters, or extreme violence -- that the person hasexperienced or witnessed.. im just googleing it so im not sure i can explain much better... ill do more research....why is it that your asking? May i ask?
Skylar Reply
did some messages disappear?
this just pops up in my notifications and i find it very interesting but cant find any way to navigate back to it
ya same keeps happening to me a chat messege popped up earlier somebody asking what a fugue state was and i had googled it and wrote back but once i exited the app i can find a way back to the chat...
So anyway... Dissociative fugue, formerly fugue state or psychogenic fugue, is a dissociative disorder and a rare psychiatric disorder characterized by reversible amnesia for personal identity, including the memories, personality, and other identifying characteristics of individuality.
to get back without using the notification you have to remember what section the comments were on. I remembered it was about dissociative fugue so I went into psychological disorders and then into dissociative disorders and scrolled to the bottom. hope that helps
hoping someone messeges back from the other chat so it will pop up in my notifications again
thank you!
it came up on a quiz and i hadnt heard it before. thankyou for your response. i appreciate it.
your welcome
that happened to me to.. weird
Yeah Skylar.. I never hered of this I am looking into.. as I had and slightly do now.. my bloods have come up so back to the doctors for underactive my t4 are off scale high.. educating your self helps u understand your body and state of mind memorys .thanks
True. Good luck! No problem im glad i could help someone.
Yeah.. thanks you again.. u singe my thought process for the better
If humans have evolved biologically [like their skulls,jaws etc],so how can we apply animal psychology to humans? They must have evolved their minds...even one exception is enough to contradict....
abid Reply
do you have suggestions for learning Darwin's theory of evolution....beginner+interactive
what's the fugue state
jody Reply
is this a private messege or a chat room? i didnt even know you could messege on this app...
I'm confused
me too
Same here. Not satisfactory user interface here.
Dissociative fugue, formerly fugue state or psychogenic fugue, is a dissociative disorder and a rare psychiatric disorder characterized by reversible amnesia for personal identity, including the memories, personality, and other identifying characteristics of individuality. Thestate can last days,
months or longer
skyler can you please elaborate it ?
i would say careful whats said. not private
skylar i got u.
thanks finally figured out how the chat thing works... anyway im really just googling this but i will do more research about i had heard the word before but never looked it up so this is very interesting...
well. Dissociation is a mental process that causes a lack of connection in a person's thoughts, memory and sense of identity. ... A severe and more chronic form of dissociation is seen in the disorder Dissociative Identity Disorder, once called Multiple Personality Disorder, and other Dissociative 
Dissociation may affect a person subjectively in the form of “made” thoughts, feelings, and actions. These are thoughts or emotions seemingly coming out of nowhere, or finding oneself carrying out an action as if it were controlled by a force other than oneself
what diagnosis or treatment would that need? and can't it be a sideeffect of depression, MDD etc?
if anyone needs a first hand account I can provide one. I suffer with severe combat PTSD and struggle intensely with dissociation. Episodes can last a few minutes, days or weeks as recorded by my family ( care givers)
Symptoms and signs of dissociative disorders include: Significant memory loss of specific times, people and events Out-of-body experiences, such as feeling as though you are watching a movie of yourself
Mental health problems such as depression, anxiety and thoughts of suicide A sense of detachment from your emotions, or emotional numbness A lack of a sense of self-identity
Dissociative disorders are managed through various therapies including: Psychotherapies such as cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT) Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR)
Medications such as antidepressants can treat symptoms of related conditions
The diagnosis of either Dissociative Amnesia. Depersonalization disorder. Dissociative identity disorder. 
does the altered state link directly to DID? is it a character or auto-pilot?
im not sure how to word that to research it can u explain that question a bit more or differently?
what is memory
Khushbu Reply
what is the meaning of memory
what is the meaning of memory?
what is the meaning of memory?
cognitive process whereby we remember past experiences
to aid in survival
Storing information about people, places, and experiences. Both good and bad, in order to recall and make decisions.
Memory is the process by which we encode ,store, and retrieve information from the environment through different sense organs.
the encryption-decryption mechanism of our psychophysical experiences
can anyone suggest me good coaching in Indore MP India for m.a entrance of du psychology
How can one diagnose a patient with a mental disorder such as schizophrenia?
Kutwal Reply
Making the Diagnosis. To get an official diagnosi of schizophrenia, your loved one has to show at least two of the following symptom most of the time for a month, and some mental disturbance over six months: Delusions (false beliefs that the person won't give up, even when they get proof that they'r
they're not ture)
Can sombody write me here about Pinoccio in psychodynamic perspective?
Amina Reply
what is the nature and nurture perspective of personality?
Khan Reply
are there significant differences between methamphetamine and it's long term effects on male cognitive behavioral and function versus female?
Shiloh Reply
effects will be the same( male & female)
tell me more
no. it's much worse on females. almost s complete polar switch
show me ans fast plzzz
please is there any difference between abnormal behaviour and normal behaviour?
Ayodele Reply
yes abnormal behavior is "not normal ", actions in society's eyes. an example of abnormal behavior (I remember from a textbook) ; a man who runs around frantically in a grocery store licking strangers'(women's) shoes because when he was a baby his mom would tickle his feet/give them special attentio
yes there is a difference between abnormal and normal behaviour... This is simply because abnormal behaviour is deviating from the normal behaviour of the society while normal behaviour is obeying the moral standards in the society.
how about disorders? like, always having a tantrums and irrational most of the time?
a behavior becomes pathological when 1. there is a before and after : you can see a real change of behavior/cognition or 2. behavior is pathological when it makes yourself or others suffer
what is difference between disease and disorder
disease demand medicin but disorder demands care plus medicin
I think the concept of normal and abnormal behavior in general is not much of psychological concept but more of sociological concept. A behavior or act in itself is not normal or abnormal. How society perceives that specific behavior, that's what decides what's normal.
For instance, gay marriage is considered normal where homosexuality is legalized. Where it isn't legalized, its abnormal.
So there cannot be an absolute answer for your question
well abnormality is pretty much considered in popular society which is something of a correlation of psycholigical perspective reflected through activity... something abstract... or non trending or precedented. or maybe something disturbing or atypical for people in their respective birth cohorts.
please what are the schools of thought in psychology
if I told a girl that I will marry her how will she takes it when am to rate it in percentages
structuralism,functionalism,gestaltalism etc
what about Diathesis stress model ?
What is the difference between motivation and goal?
vishal Reply
goal is what you want to accomplish. motivation is what drives you to achieve it
motivation is ambitious and a goal is a ambition
But Motivation is just stay there for only short time
goal is our destination and motivation is a vehicle to reach goal
motivation is the One person improved in self development another person advices......... goal is achievement at one of the life.....
motivation is for our personality development thing but goal is our whole personality.
but its should be more remember without motivation no life no goal .
it's like this
if my goal is to get my degree. then me wanting a better job is my motivation. ultimately family
Motivation is the vehicle we use to reach our goal.
Please wat r the schools of psychology
i want the outline of it,its methodology
hi guys can someone help me how can I over or stress ?
Jennifer I need to take my own advice however stress relief is something that is done through catharsis which in my estimation is defined as a physical or mental activity used as therapy... that can include, yoga, meditation, sex, physical activity like a sport or martial art practice or sometimes .
the schools of psych I have no clue about
If you want to be something ,that we can say you have goal.But you will never be that without enough effort,if you getting accurate rewards from your surrounding as accepting you than before when you are trying to be something.that we can say motivation.it may be in the form of acceptance and suport
motiVation is the part of goal . but it has a backbone value for goal .with out motivation wo can not Think about our aim of life, our goals .
how do you get motivation? I'm such a lax person
can anyone help me we have a school in a third world country the kids are unable to learn, how can we help them motivate?
make it a game , if it's a 3rd world country then personal hygiene supplies would be a good prize to win
Maria can you explain that a little more
make them a set goal of so many pages to read or assigments to accomplish and go buy soap, toothpaste and toothbrush or even Candy and put it in front of the class so everyone can see the prizes and it will motivate them to finish first to get an award
ok Maria
Motivation - reason or reasons for acting or behaving in a particular way. Goal - The object of a person's ambition or effort; an aim or desired result.
what is mutation?
Amaya Reply
What is mindfulness
mindfulness means to be aware of the present
meaning that you are totally focussing on the present...and living in the moment
also present variables
hello guys
can someone help with few answers ?
hi what is all about ?
Folet Reply

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