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Cognitive Psychology for College 100

Cognitive Psychology for College 100

this is a presentation on cognitive psychology by Phoenix summer for foundations of online learning I chose cognitive psychology because my planned career path is research I want research to be my primary focus but I plan to incorporate counseling rehabilitation and diagnostic services throughout my career cognitive psychology has applications in research and counseling […]

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Five mental disorders share some of the same genes

Five mental disorders share some of the same genes

CUTHBERT: This study examined five different psychiatric disorders that we’ve always thought of as distinct disorders. Autism spectrum disorders, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and unipolar depression. It examined the genetics in all of these disorders in one BIG sample, as though they were simply a single illness. And they found genes that […]

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[PSYC200] 26. Psychological Disorders Part 4: Mood Disorders

[PSYC200] 26. Psychological Disorders Part 4: Mood Disorders

[upbeat instrumental music]>>Mood disorders. Everybody on this screen, everybody on that screen, and I could have put a whole lot more, deal with a mood disorder. You know most of them. Some are artists, politicians, musicians, actresses, and others. They all deal with mood disorders. What kind of mood disorder? What’s a mood disorder? What’s […]

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UQx PSYC1030.3x 3-5-1 Causal models of anxiety disorder

UQx PSYC1030.3x 3-5-1 Causal models of anxiety disorder

So, we know that anxiety runs in families. If you have a first degree relative with an anxiety disorder, your odds of developing an anxiety disorder increase compared to the general population. What I want to discuss are some of the common features across anxiety disorders. Historically, twin studies have indicated that heritability accounts for […]

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