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Fernando's favorable attitude towards capital punishment began to change when he was asked to offer arguments opposing it in a university debate class. His attitude is best defined by.

Cognitive Disonance Theory

Which neurotransmitter is most affected by prozac?


Which of Freud's defense mechanisms underlies all others?


This form of therapy involves incremental exposure of a feared stimulus at increasingly anxiety-provoking levels

Systematic Desensitization

Mental health therapies that focus on changing negative or maladoptive thoughts and thought patterns are referred to as

Cognitive Therapies

Two commonly known symptoms of obsessive compulsive disorder

Obsessions and compulsions

Thoughts of grandeur are a common symptom of this disorder


______ was a student of Freud's who later altered Freud's theory, including a collective _________

Jung; Unconscious

Chloroprozamine was used to treat schizophrenia and caused this reaction among its users

Tardive Dyskenesia

The Electra Complex is the female version of this

Oedipus Complex

Jim lost his job because he from another country and his new boss is prejudiced. What type of act was committed against Jim?


A person suffering from this disorder my experience extreme fluctuations in mood characterized by extreme highs and lows

Bipolar Disorder

What three things usually must be present in order to be labeled a psychological disorder?

Deviance, Distress, Dysfunction

This term describes improvement among individuals receiving therapy simply because they are in therapy not necessarily due to the quality of the therapy

Placebo Effect

Delusions and hallucinations are ______ symptoms of schizophrenia


The Thematic Apperception Test is a protective measure of


According to this model psychological disorders are due to a mixture of biological, social, and and psychological factors

Biopsychosocial Model

When considering reliability and validity, these types of personality measures have demonstrated neither.


Carl Rogers took a __________ approach to therapy and is classified as this type of psychologist


The Id is known as the _________ principle, whereas the ego is known as the _________ principle.

Pleasure; Reality

When New York University women were dressed in Ku Klux Klan style hoods, they demonstrated significantly more aggression. This finding is best explained in terms of _______________


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