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Forms of Observation Part 2

Validity: internal and external. Reliability, power and operational definition descriptions. Questions: What is validity?

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Correlation vs Causation

Definitions of correlation and causation. High correlation, possible causation. Graph illustrating causation/correlation. Questions: What is the difference between correlation and causation?

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Monocular Cues

Linear perspective, texture gradient, interposition, relative height. Definitions of each. Question: What are monocular depth cues?

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Brain Scanning

A brief explanation of MRI, CT, fMRI and PET scans. Questions: What are the various brain scans? What do they do?

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Stress Disorders

Stress disorders, examples. Coping. Relaxation response. Biofeedback. Question: What are stress disorders?

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Process of Memory Part 3

State dependent retrieval. Transfer appropriate retrieval. Question: How are memories retrieved?

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Stress and its Managements

Stressors. Chronic stressor. How to overcome stressors. Coping mechanisms. Question: What is stress?

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Process of Memory Part I

Encoding, storage and retrieval definitions. Difference between encoding and elaborate encoding. Visual, organizational encoding. Ways of memorization: rehearsal, chunking. Question: What is the…

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Process of Memory Part 2

language, hippocampus relating to memory. Reconsolidation. Neurons and synapses. Question: How does long term memory work?

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Psychological Reaction

Prime and second reappraisal. Question: What is prime reappraisal?

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Stress Management

Stress management strategies and their descriptions/examples. Question: What are some stress management strategies?

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Memory

Definition of memory. Long and short term memory definitions. Question: What is memory?

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Reactions to Stress

Physical and psychological reactions. Fight or flight. Exhaustion. Question: What are the different kinds of reactions?

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Stress Disorders*

PTSD, burnout descriptions. Question: What does PTSD stand for?

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Sources of Stress

Life events that could cause stress. Chronic stressors. Question: What are stressors?

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Memory Overview Part 2

Encoding. Short and long term memory. Sensory memory, iconic memory. Question: What is encoding?

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Memory Overview Part 1

Long and short term memory. Validity. Naturalistic observation. Question: What is memory?

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