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Further Readings On Lobotomy

November 6, 2017

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Today in class, we viewed the PBS American Experience special on Dr. Walter Freeman. The PBS website has a ton of resources on it, including a 1946 article from Life Magazine that is absolutely heartbreaking and shocking to read. For some stories of those who were lobotomized at Pilgrim State mental hospital in New York, check […]

AP Psychology Fractured Fairy Tale Rubric

October 31, 2017

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Here you guys go. Remember – you need three characters with psychological disorders and one who is a psychological professional operating from one of the schools of therapy found in Chapter 17. You also need a two page paper for your group, with at least three sources (one of which should be your textbook) and APA […]

AP Psych Extra Credit Opportunity

October 16, 2017

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For extra credit, please read Sigmund Freud’s On Dreams (DO NOT read the introduction. It’s long and not written by Freud. Start at Chapter 1.). It shouldn’t take you long to get through regardless.  After completing the readings, please find instances in the book that you either agree with (or find plausible) or find outlandish.  If […]

Motivation and Emotion Advertising Campaign Resources.

September 18, 2017

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Presentations Due FRIDAY. EDIT: I forgot to include this on the instruction sheet – any citations that you need for this paper should be done in APA 6th Edition style. Head to www.citationmachine.net for help. This episode of Frontline on psychology and marketing might give you guys some ideas. It’s not mandated that you watch […]

Brain Trauma’s Impact On Athletes

August 10, 2017

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This may be of interest to some of you guys. Earlier today, I posted something about the late hockey player, Derek Boogaard, and his probable struggles with CTE. There has been some follow-up research done that shows CTE impacts athletes differently than the rest of the population. Any profession that runs the risk of head […]

The Dangers of Brain Trauma

August 10, 2017

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Derek Boogaard was an enforcer for the Minnesota Wild and the New York Rangers of the NHL. During his career, spanning from junior hockey in Canada through his last concussion in 2010 after a fight with Matt Carkner of the Ottawa Senators, Boogaard was involved in 184 fights. The number of actual concussions that he […]

The Amazing Randi!

August 2, 2017

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I chatted about the Amazing Randi today – here’s a run down from him on quackery and frauds, and what to watch out for. It’s just a little over 15 minutes long.