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  • 1.Lesson 1: Consciousness
    Consciousness is awareness of ourselves and our environment and mental processes occur at different levels. Altered states of consciousness include hypnosis, psychoactive drugs, meditation and sleep.
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  • 2.Critical Thinking Exercises
    Create an "antiadvertising" message about a drug and discuss whether consciousness can be studied.
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  • 3.Activity 3.2: Concentrative Meditation
    A systematic narrowing of attention that seems to slow the metabolism and help produce feelings of well-being.
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  • 4.Procedural Timeline
    A timeline for a lesson plan covering hypnosis, sleep, drugs, meditation and sleep disorders.
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  • 5.Discussion/Essay Questions
    Prompts for students to discuss usefulness of hypnosis, factors present in a teenage addiction and explanations for dreams.
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  • 6.Lesson 4: Drugs That Alter Consciousness
    A discussion of psychopharmacology, psychoactive drugs, addiction, tolerance and dependence.
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  • 7.Lesson 3: Hypnosis and Meditation
    Hypnosis is an altered state of consciousness that occurs in the context of a special hypnotist subject relationship and is characterized by increased suggestibility to changes in experiences and behaviors.
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  • 8.Activity 2.1: The Role of Prior Information In Dream Analysis
    The interpretation of dreams, like other stimuli, can be influenced by prior knowledge, expectancies, motivation, emotion and other top down processes.
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  • 9.Activity 3.1: An Introduction To Meditation
    To demonstrate an altered state of consciousness, students spend a short period meditating, as well as checking for physiological changes afterward.
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  • 10.Activity 2.2: Sleep Disorders
    Students actively identify the symptoms, treatment or prevention of insomnia, narcolepsy, sleep apnea, SIDS, nightmares, night terrors, sleepwalking, REM behavior disorder and jet lag.
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