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Current Issues and Debates in Psychology

Current Issues and Debates in Psychology

Consideration of modern psychological tendencies assures psychologists and psychoanalysts that physiological researches are widely progressing, involving in its scope of inquiry more spheres of human life and thus, bringing into spot new disciplines, methods and research fields. Consequently, the issues put onto discussion grow in number

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10APR 2018
Society for Cognitive Neuroscience

Society for Cognitive Neuroscience

The Cognitive Neuroscience Society Trainee Association (CNSTA) exists to represent the student and post doc affiliates of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society (CNS) and serve in an advisory capacity to the CNS Executive Committee. Mission Statement The CNSTA exists to represent the student and post doc affiliates of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society (CNS) and serve in an advisory capacity to the CNS Executive Committee. As…

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21MAR 2018
Evolutionary Psychological Theories

Evolutionary Psychological Theories

In the 1800s, as scientific ideas triumphed over religious ideas, scholars stopped speculating about the existence of a soul and began speculating about the workings of the mind instead. By the end of the century, the formulation of theories about the mind and the search for evidence to support these…
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01MAR 2018
Psychology personality disorders

Psychology personality disorders

If you’ve known anyone with borderline personality disorder (BPD), or if it’s a disorder with which you struggle, you’re aware of the emotional highs and lows that are part of its symptom picture. Indeed, researchers are interested in the concept of “emotional dysregulation” as a problem experienced…
Mental issues are not easily cured especially after certain traumas

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09FEB 2018
Humanistic School of psychology

Humanistic School of psychology

Humanistic psychology is a subspecialty of psychology officially recognized in 1961 by the American Psychological Association that houses the work of Abraham Maslow, Carl Rogers, and a variety of other well known minds in the psychological community. Its approach is to look at mankind as inherently good and avoid the pathological principles behind the human experience. Humanistic psychology set sail as a viable pathway for…

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20JAN 2018
Mental disorder Forum

Mental disorder Forum

GENERAL DISCUSSION The General Discussion contain topics that range outside the realm of mental disorders, or otherwise don t fit elsewhere. ART POETRY AND PROSE The Art, Poetry and Prose Forum expresses our member s artistic works such as visual or graphic arts, poetry, short stories, and other forms of word craft. CURRENT EVENTS AND RELIGION The Current Events and Religion forum encourages respectful reflections on spirituality…

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31DEC 2017
Personality in Psychology definition

Personality in Psychology definition

Many people are fascinated by the characteristics that make each of us unique. Read on to discover the different theories of how personality develops. Click next lesson whenever you finish a lesson and quiz. Got It You now have full access to our lessons and courses. Watch the lesson now or keep exploring. Got It You re 25% of the way through this course! Keep going at this rate, and you ll be done before you know it. Way…

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11DEC 2017
Psychoanalysis unconscious

Psychoanalysis unconscious

The Problem of the Unconscious is the Problem of Psychology The problem of the unconscious in psychology is, in the forcible words of Lipps (1897), less a psychological problem than the problem of psychology. It is essential to abandon the overvaluation of the property of being conscious before it becomes possible to form any correct view of the origin of what is mental. In Lipps s words, the unconscious must be assumed to…

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21NOV 2017
Humanistic Definition psychology

Humanistic Definition psychology

(redirected from Existential-Humanistic Psychology ) Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia. Related to Existential-Humanistic Psychology: humanistic existential therapy hu·man·is·tic psy·chol·o·gy an existential approach to psychology that emphasizes human uniqueness, subjectivity, and capacity for psychological growth. humanistic psychology a branch of psychology that emphasizes a person s struggle to develop and maintain…

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01NOV 2017
Evolutionary personality Psychology

Evolutionary personality Psychology

The theory of evolutionary psychology has generated much debate among both psychologists and philosophers. Therefore it is imperative that evolutionary psychology be evaluated in detail. In doing so, one is forced to examine its forerunner, sociobiology, and also question the concept of a good theory. Metatheory dictates that a good theory should be simple, accurate, fruitful, consistent, etc. Sociobiology, although strong…

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12OCT 2017
Definition of Evolutionary Psychology

Definition of Evolutionary Psychology

There is little doubt, however, that the role of social factors-and its corollary of cultural mechanisms-has moved into mainstream comparative psychology and animal behaviour, and provided a counter-balance to some of the wilder claims of evolutionary psychology.Instead, Bauman constructs a contemporary narrative of cultural competition drawing upon ideas from evolutionary psychology.Mike also said: “This unique project will…

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