Psychosocial Approach to Criminal Behavior

Use the psychosocial approach, focusing on the various biological factors that may be related to criminal behavior. What are ways biological factors may predispose humans to aggression and violent behavior? - Select two neurological factors that may be linked to criminal behavior. - Consider to wh...

Orientation's Effect on Object Recognition

There are many factors that impact an individual's ability to recognize objectives. These factors include orientation. There have been some studies that have demonstrated that orientation has relatively little effect on object recognition. Do you agree or disagree with the findings of these studies?

Forensic Psychologist Multicultural Competency

Research indicates that a person's culture has considerable impact on behavior, therefore making professional awareness of culture, diversity, and cultural competency essential for effective practice. Forensic populations are some of the most diverse of all treatment populations, thus making cultura...

Evaluate the Program Design in Human Service as a Needs Assessments

Conduct a Needs Assessments for Local Community School and Create a Program Design Model, your design can be used to teach in the classroom by teachers / parents in different ways to educate kids of 4 years old and older in issues related to Safety Mainly Sexual Abuse. Select the above program ev...

Evaluation research

a) What are the associations between evaluation research and quantitative, qualitative, and mixed research methods? b) Determine which type of data is considered relevant to evaluation research in social psychology. c) Which research methods are applied most often to evaluation research in...

Narrative research

Please discuss the following questions: 1. The importance of narrative research techniques in qualitative research 2. Interview techniques: advantages and disadvantages 3. Effects of acculturation on immigrants

Teenage identity

In most cases, teenagers often change their identity as they mature into in to adulthood because their friends' opinions no longer matter. This aligns with the process of development in which maturity occurs from adolescents to the young adult stages. I am interested to hear your take on this?

Analyzing Client's Thought Process and Viewpoint

I had a client tell me the other day that she used to give to a lot of charities and buy toys for low income families during Christmas time. She said she believed in helping others, however she stopped doing this last year because she feels that it feeds into the corrupt system of welfare. She said ...

Planning Theories

I need help in understanding Planning Theories Examples are synoptic, incremental, advocacy, transactive, or radical

Power And Corruption

Does power corrupt behavior? Explain your answer by providing an example or scenario.

Evaluating a Research Report

Evaluating a Research Report Dissertation: K'Solito, T. (2009). Cognitive behavioral techniques used to complement medication for improved pain control in cancer treatment (Doctoral dissertation). Retrieved from ProQuest Dissertations and Theses. (UMI No. 3366535) Dissertation: Kelley, W. D. (...

Ethics in forensic psychology

A description of each of the ethical issues and/or challenges you selected. Then explain why each is a challenge and how you might address it? - Briefly describe at least three ethical issues that are present in the case study. - Explain why each poses an ethical challenge or dilemma. - Explain...

Using Action Research in the Real World

Give an example of how one would use action research in a counselling practice or setting. Then, describe the problem and the rationale for using action research to address it. Be specific and include what you would want to "find" and how you would go about "finding" it.

Intuitive Abilities

Do you believe that people who rely too much on their intuition are acting out of anxiety, more than intuitive abilities? Anxiety symptoms are often mistaken for intuition because the feelings can be similar.

Contributing to a problem

Capstone Project Topic: "Stress management in the workplace" 1.Identify the major contributors to the problem (who, what) and briefly explain how they contribute to/cause the problem. 2.Explain at least two causes of the problem. 3.Explain at least two effects of the problem.

Counseling-Related Qualitative Research

Select a counseling-related qualitative research article that contains a description of data analysis procedures and clear recommendations for practice and give a brief summary of the article you selected and provide full APA citation. Based on the analysis and interpretation of the results, what co...

Understanding Quantitative Research Designs

Select a study published within the last 10 years that used quantitative designs and give a brief description of the study you selected including the type of design used. Then, explain how this design might be used to inform practice in forensic counseling specialty.

The Dark Side of Self-Esteem

The "Dark Side" of Self-Esteem People with low self-esteem often have problems in life��"they make less money, abuse drugs, and are more likely to be depressed (Salmela-Aro & Nurmi, 2007; Trzesniewski & others, 2006). As you learned in Chapter 1, though, a correlation between two variables...

Survey Development

"What are the differences in perceptions of self-efficacy among counseling students in online and land-based counseling graduate degree programs?" In order to investigate this research question: - Develop an operational definition of self-efficacy. - Construct a 10-item survey to measure th...

Time Series Designs And Therapeutic Outcomes

GIive a description of and a therapeutic outcome that you might like to measure. Then, describe the time series design that you would use, why you would use that particular design, and how you would use it.

Implications of Survey Data on Decision Making in Mental Health Counselling

Select a counselling research article in which a survey is used to collect data, give a brief description of the study you selected, and the type of survey used. Explain the implications of survey data on decision making in mental health counselling. Finally, explain any limitations to the use of th...

Brain Functions

Imagine you are a neurologist and you have a rather perplexing case. A friend informed you by way of e-mail that she has no sensation of touch in her left hand. Further, she claimed she couldn't speak normally. Unfortunately, this is all the information she provided. Using your now extensive knowled...

Understanding Power and Effect Size

As a counseling scholar practitioner, it is important for you to develop skills to deconstruct quantitative research and determine the implications of research results for practice. In order to develop these skills, you need to be familiar with the various types of quantitative research that are com...

Statistics for Counseling and Program Evaluation

Select a research article from a professional counseling journal that employs statistical methods and concepts. Briefly describe the study and three statistical concepts that you think are important in the article. Provide a rationale for selecting the identified statistical concepts and Anal...