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Obsessive compulsive disorder
Obsessive compulsive disorder
Pyschology · 1,042 words
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder Obsessive-compulsive disorder, also known as OCD causes people to suffer in silence and secrecy and can destroy relationships and the ability to work. It may bring on shame, ridicule, anger, and intolerance from friends and family. Although it has been...


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ADHD Diagnosis
Pyschology · 1,501 words
  • Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder(ADHD) is much more prevalent in today's society compared to previous generations. More and more people are being diagnosed at an alarming rate. To our surprise, I learned this disorder does not only affect children. There are...


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ADHD Children
ADHD Children
Pyschology · 320 words
  • In this day and age, drugs are being prescribed without hesitation. In fact, many of these drugs are being prescribed for children with various disorders. One of these disorders is called Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). An estimated five to ten...


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Narcolepsy
Narcolepsy
Pyschology · 563 words
  • is a disease that has been on the receiving end of many jokes in our society. Yet it is a serious and life altering disease that is no laughing matter to the 1,000 in every 2,000 people in the U.S. that have it. I was drawn to this article because a...


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Depression In Women
Depression In Women
Pyschology · 1,227 words
  • Sometimes sadness is feeling blue where someone just needs a caring friend or family member who can offer encouragement. Sometimes sadness is much more. Severe sadness can cause frequent crying spells, sleeping too much, or eating too much or too little. ...


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Motivation
Motivation
Pyschology · 411 words
  • Ever since the beginning of time, all people have been motivated. Motivated to succeed, motivated to conquer, and motivated to be the best. But what is this thing we call motivation? is the energizing and directing of behavior, the force behind our yearning for...


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Charles Manson
Charles Manson
Pyschology · 338 words
  • Born ?no name Maddox? in Cincinnati, Ohio, on November 12, 1934, Manson was the illegitimate son of Kathleen Maddox, a 16-year-old prostitute. His surname was derived from one of Kathleen's many lovers, whom she briefly married, but it signified no blood connection....


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Memory
Memory
Pyschology · 855 words
  • There has been much research into the ways which our ?memory? actually stores information in our brains. One of the original theories is Crain and Lockhart's Levels of Processing Model, which represented the memory of a series of stores and boxes with a fairly linear...


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Left and Right Brain
Left and Right Brain
Pyschology · 814 words
  • The article in which I chose to examine is called Right Brain, Left Brain: Fact and Fiction, written by Jerre Levy. In the past fifteen years or so there has been a lot of talk of left brain and right brain people. Levy's reason for righting this article was...


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Language is Communication
Language is Communication
Pyschology · 685 words
  • When we think of an intelligent being we think of someone like us, a creature that is able to think and communicate effectively . Communication or language is a process every child learns from birth, and we continue to use it until our death. The...


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Interpersonal Communications
Interpersonal Communications
Pyschology · 770 words
  • Question #1 is the perfect question to answer, in fact, an opertune matter happened between my son, my wife and I, that exhibited all the differences between verbal and nonverbal communication between two very important people in my life. What is the...


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Intelligence
Intelligence
Pyschology · 1,162 words
  • According to Merriam-Webster's dictionary, intelligence is described as the ability to apply knowledge to manipulate one's environment or to think abstractly as measured by objective criteria. Many psychologists have their own view on what intelligence really is and...


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Infant Speech
Infant Speech
Pyschology · 848 words
  • Since the day we are born we are introduced to speech and language. When we are around 1 or 2 years of age we being to talk. Did you ever stop and think how we really learn how to talk and learn language? People, might think they have an answer to this question. ...


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In Groups We Shrink
In Groups We Shrink
Pyschology · 736 words
  • The main position in, , is so true when applied to situations of aggregation of a large number of people. As stated in, In Groups We Shrink, in large groups we are reluctant to deviate from the norm, however, if alone we often act without even...


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Identity
Identity
Pyschology · 2,404 words
  • What influences a person's identity? Is it their homes, parents, religion, or maybe where they live? When do they get one? Do they get it when they understand right from wrong, or when they can read, or are they born with it? Everyone has one and nobody has the same, is...


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