What are some problems with intelligence tests, particularly in regard to racial/ethnic inequalities? When does it make sense to use them or not?
Questions and Answers Part 1: Relationship between Terms a. Serial position effect and recall – Serial position effect describes a scenario in which a person recalls the first and last items in a series better than they recall other items in between. It can also be referred to as the primacy effect b. Double blind
Psychology Human sexuality has existed for a long time with changing definitions on the standards of sexual behavior. Traditional attitudes of sexuality have made it possible to accept different sexual orientations with increased research on presentation of sexuality. Understanding this concept requires in-depth knowledge of humanity and the different factors affecting it such as their
Male and Female Sexual Response Models             The four-stage sexual physiological response by humans to a sexual stimulus as postulated by Virginia E. Johnson and William H. Masters underlines fundamental issues that form the foundation knowledge in understanding human sexual behavior. The pioneering research conducted by the two scholars paved the way for new models
Evaluation of Technical Quality Introduction In Unit 2, the standard test that I had selected is autism. The stated purpose for its use is to administer test to individuals with disabilities particularly on individuals with autism. It is an indication that the population or the psychological condition that is within the standardization of the test
Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity or Expression PART 1 Prejudice and discrimination is pervasive among counselors working with minority groups including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) members. Like other minority groups, LGBTQ members experience high mental health issues due to stigma, discrimination, and violence they experience from the members of the society. As
Experimental Research        Researchers and breeders alike are faced with the moral and ethical dilemma of keep versus kill in the course of study. Study subjects are usually exposed to varied experimental environments in a bid to correlate and test for the consistency and reproducibility of outcomes. Some subjects of weak anatomical and physiology could
Eating Disorders             Eating disorders refer to diseases that entail irregular eating habits and substantial concerns regarding an individual’s body shape or weight. Eating disorders may be characterized by excessive or inadequate food conceptions which eventually distorts a person’s well-being. Some of the most recognized eating disturbances include Binge, Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa. Eating
Antisocial Personality Disorder Antisocial personality disorder refers to a mental condition that drives one to disregard what is considered generally right or wrong, and on several occasions, ignores the feelings those around them. People with this condition tend to treat others with indifference and cause them agony and do not feel remorseful for their actions.
The Case of Ralph Tortorici             In 1994, Ralph Tortorici took a history class hostage; he was armed with a gun and a kitchen knife. In 1996 after many trials Tortorici was ascertained culpable and sentenced to 201-47 years in jail by Judge Rosen and immediately was put to Sullivan Correctional Facility and put under