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Psy 101 Mid-Term

Psychology 101 Mid-Term

7 Research Methods In Psychology 1. Case Study 2. Naturalistic Observation 3. Laboratory Observation 4. Test 5. Survey 6. Correlational Study 7. Experiment
Locus of Control A general expectation about whether the results of your actions are under your control (internal locus) or beyond your control (external locus).
Emotion A state of arousal involving facial and bodily changes, brain activation, cognitive appraisals, subjective feelings, and tendencies toward action.
8 Critical Ways of Thinking 1. Ask questions; be willing to wonder 2. Define your terms 3. Examine the evidence 4. Analyze assumptions and biases 5. Avoid emotional reasoning 6. Don't oversimplify 7. Consider other interpretations 8. Tolerate uncertainty
Types of Psychotherapists 1. Psychologist - Ph.D. 2. Psychoanalyst - Ph.D. 3. Psychiatrist - M.D.
5 Ways to Make Research Scientific 1. Precision 2. Skepticism 3. Reliance on empirical evidence 4. Willingness to make "risky predictions" 5. Openness
6 Factors That Increase the Risk of Illness 1. Environmental 2. Experiential 3. Biological 4. Psychological 5. Behavioral 6. Social
5 Major Psychological Perspectives 1. Biological 2. Learning 3. Cognitive 4. Sociocultural 5. Psychodynamic
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