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  • 1.Activity 5.1: Understanding the Type a Behavior Pattern
    Type A behavior attempts to control other people, time and events, engaging in excessive competitiveness and achievement orientation, time urgency and impatience, and easily aroused anger and hostility.
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  • 2.Activity 4.2: Demonstrating Experimental Design Logic
    This exercise is intended to stimulate thinking about the number and nature of variables that must be considered in doing behavioral research.
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  • 3.Activity 5.4: Cognitive Styles
    Cognitive styles are consistencies in our ways of processing information that are less value laden than character types or personality traits.
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  • 4.Activity 2.4: Relating Body Temperature and Circadian Rhythms
    Students rate themselves on an alertness scale each time a temperature reading is recorded, examining how a psychological variable fluctuates in comparison to body tempature.
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  • 5.Teaching Tip Sheet: Flexible Therapeutic Frames
    HIV/AIDS has forced psychologists to make use of flexible therapeutic frames and broadened counseling, improving clinical psychology's understanding of the practice of psychotherapy. Comparisons of traditional mental health services and "bending the frame" can be used as a teaching strategy.
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  • 6.Lesson 3: Research Methods
    A lesson covering independent and dependent variables, controls, correlation, surveys and observational method.
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  • 7.Activity 3.1: Finding Meaning in the Method
    While the specific details of the methodology vary, the logic of experimentation is essentially the same.
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  • 8.Research in Brain Function and Learning
    It is important for teachers and parents to understand that maturation of the brain influences learning readiness. For teachers, this is especially important when designing lessons and selecting which strategies to use.
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  • 9.Teaching Tip Sheet: Cognitive Dissonance
    Ann O'Leary, PhD, Department of Psychology at Rutgers University writes that reducing cognitive dissonance may affect the likelihood that an individual will engage in behaviors such as decreased condom use, that put them at risk of contracting HIV/AIDS.
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  • 10.Lesson 5: Schizophrenia and the Impact of Psychological Disorders
    Schizophrenia is a group of severe disorders characterized by the breakdown of personality functioning, withdrawal from reality, distorted emotions and disturbed thought.
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