psych intro

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psych intro
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  1. dualism
    the mind and body are seperate
  2. sacrotes
    belived in dualism
  3. descartes
    believed in dualism
  4. plato
    believed in dualism
  5. john locke
    believed that we are born a blank slate
  6. Wilhelm Wundt
    founded the first psych lab in germany!
  7. william James
    believed that everything we do we do to survive; behavior is an adaptation
  8. Watson
    a behavioralist
  9. Skinner
    a behavioralist
  10. Rogers
    a humanist
  11. Maslow
    a humanist
  12. behaviorism
    the scientific study of behavior; based on observations
  13. humanism
    the environment influences our growth potential
  14. aristotle
    believed observation is a legit science
  15. copernicus
    believed in experimentation through observation
  16. galileo
    believed in experimentation through observation
  17. Sr. Francis Galton
    • thought genius was hereditary
    • created personality and inteligence tests
  18. Francis Bacon
    • out experience influences how we see situations
    • common sense
  19. Freud
    • free association
    • the subconscious!
  20. empiricism
    knowledge from experience
  21. introspection
    looking into ourselves
  22. cognitive
    actions of the BRAIN
  23. the four goals of psych!
    • 1. describe
    • 2. explain
    • 3. predict
    • 4. control
  24. counciling psychologist
    shrink
  25. clinical psychologist
    • can prescribe drugs
    • treats/studies mental disorders
  26. psychiatrist
    medical licsnsed
  27. psychoanalysis
    uncovering the subconscious
  28. scientific method
    • 1. identify a problem
    • 2. hypothesis
    • 3. test/observe
    • 4. theory
    • 5. replicate
  29. insight
    a deeper understanding
  30. shaping
    conditioning every step of behavionr

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