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What is psychology?

A social science and a way for animals and humans to interact in the world

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What is a psychological science?

Study of the ____, ___ and behavior.

Mind
Brain
Behavior

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How do we answer questions in psychological science?

We use _____ _____.

Scientific process

Observe, describe, behavior, explain, predict, control

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Socialcultural explanation.


A form of _____ roles some type of group membership


For example our people in her Culture....

Institutional


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Psychological explanation.

_____ Mental states

It feels with our cognition emotion and ____


For example if your property which is with her partner if she believes her parent is a good role model

Individual

Motivation

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Biophysical explanations.

In terms of ______ genes and hormones


It underlies biological and ____ processes


For ex he attains the same genes as his father

Neurotransmitters

Physical

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What do psychologist you

Research, therapy, teach

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Where are the areas of specialization with psychologist focus on

The next cards will focus on the areas of specialization

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We have clinical which is the largest group treated ____ problems

Psychological

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Second is a counseling which is meant to treat _______ problem

Adjustment

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There is school which is meant to deal with students who have problems that _______ with learning

Interfere

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Fourth education focus on course planning and _____ methods

Instructional

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Fifth Personality to identify enduring characteristics or traits that are displayed across time and_______

Circumstance

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Sixth Social concerned with people's _____ in social situations

Behavior

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Seven Neuroscience/biological


Understand the _____ by studying the brain

Mind

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Eight industrial an organization to focus on people in work and business, motivate______ and create positive work________

Workers
environment

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Nine cognitive to focus on thinking, perceiving, problem-solving, decision-making , using ______ and______

Language and learning

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Tenth Consumer study The behavior of shoppers to explain and predict ________

Behavior

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11. Forensic are concerned with how _____ patterns give rise to criminal behavior

Psychological

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12 health. Study the ways in which behavior and mental processes are related to physical_____

Health

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13 environmental to focus on ways in which people influence and are influence by ___ ______

Physical environment