← Prologue Test
5 Written Questions
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- A branch of medicine dealing with psychological disorders; practiced by physicians who sometimes provide medical (for example, drug) treatments as well as psychological therapy.
- historically significant perspective that emphasized the growth potential of healthy people and the individual's potential for personal growth.
- a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and behavioral processes function - how they enable us to adapt , survive and flourish.
- The principle that, among the range of inherited trait variations, those contributing to reproduction and survival will most likely be passed on to succeeding generations.
- This intergrated viewpoint incorporates various levels of analysis and offers a more complete picture of any given behavior or mental processes.
4 True/False Questions
Cognitive neuroscience → a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and behavioral processes function - how they enable us to adapt , survive and flourish.
nature vs. nurture → the longstandy controversy over the relative contributions that genes and experience make to the development of psychological traits and behaviors. Today's science see traits and behaviors arising from the interaction of nature and nurture.
Basic research → pure science that aims to increase the scientific knowledge base.
counseling psychology → a branch of psychology that studies, assesses, and treats people with psychological disorders.