Forensic Psychology

  critically evaluate the challenges in operationalising concepts when conducting research. Part 2: Blog post (30 per cent of the mark for this assignment) Write a blog post advising the general publ​‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‌‌‌‍​ic on how different ways of...

The role of mental illness in the creative process

        What role might mental illness play in the creative process? How might it enhance creativity? How might it destroy it? It is often said, “There is only a thin line between genius and insanity.” Take a stance, pro or con, regarding that...

The accomplishment of frontal lobe executive functions

Write a paper (750-1,000 words) in which you discuss the attributes of qualitative methodology that could be used to study your potential dissertation topic. Include the following in your paper: 1. A statement of your potential dissertation topic as refined over the...

Gender and Cognitive Abilities, and Emotion

        Are males smarter than females or is the opposite true? And are boys really better at math than girls? If you base your answer on the number of male versus female engineers or mathematicians, you might answer “yes.” However, the...

Growth motivation and positive psychology.

      We examine growth motivation and positive psychology. In that chapter we look at the concept of holism and positive psychology. This is very different from traditional psychology that is very symptom based and disease orientated. Traditional...

Risks, Benefits, and Diagnosis

        Prior to beginning work on this discussion, read the required chapters from the text and review the required articles for this week. The risk-benefit calculation for any drug assumes a correct diagnosis of the disorder. Many investigators...