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enviornment
health
Life
maslow
psychologists
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socialize
Stress
Stressors

Mental and Emotional Health Crossword

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Are feelings Emotions
Being able to bounce back Resiliency
Feeling of dread, similar to fear Anxiety
Discomfort and sadness caused by loss Grief
An illenss that is incurable terminal
Response of the body to the demands of daily living Stress
Is a source or cause of stress Stressor
Positive stress Eustress
Negative stress Distress
Feeling of being sad, unhappy, or discouraged Depression
Intentional taking of one's own life Suicide
Quality of life that includes physical, mental, and emotional, family and social Health
Choosing not to engage in any risk behaviors Abstinence

Psychology chapter 1 Crossword

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Physical needs such as sleep and hunger Physiological
Private, unobservable mental reason Cognitive
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes Psychology
Educated guess about same phenomenon Hypothesis
A complex explanation based on findings from a large number of experimental studies Theory
Research Basic science
Using psychological principles to solve more immediate problems Applied science
A general approach to gathering info & answering questions so that error and biases are minimized Scientific method
Interested in the basic elements of human experience Structuralist
A method of self observation in which participants report their thoughts & feelings Introspection
Study how human and animals adapt to their environments Functionalist
A phychologist who studies how unconscious motives and conflicts determine human behavior, feelings, and thoughts Psychoanalyst
A psychologist who analyzes how organisms learn or modify their behavior based o response to events in the environment Behaviorist
A psychologist who believes that each person has freedom in directing his or her future and achieving personal growth Humanist
A psychologist who studies how we process, store, retrieve, and use info and how thought processes influence our behavior Cognitivist
A psychologist who studies how chemical and physical changes in our body influence behavior Psychobiologist
A branch of medicine that deals with mental, emotional, or behavioral disorders Psychiatry
A pyschologist who diagnoses and treat people with emotional disturbances Clinical psychologist
A psychologist who studies the emotional, cognitive, biological, personal, & social changes that occur as individuals mature Developmental
A pysychologist who is concerned with helping students learn Educational
A psychologist who may work in a mental health or social welfare agency Community
A psychologist who uses psychological concepts to make the work place a more satisfying environment for employees & managers Industrial
A psychologist who studies sensation, perception, learning, motivation, and/or emotion in carefully controlled laboratory conditions Experimenal

Mental Health Vocabulary Word Search

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Grief response
Coping
Mourning
Alienation
Suicide
Resiliency
Depression
Anxiety
Stress-management skills
Perception
Chronic stress
Stressor
Stress
Defense mechanisms
Suppression
Hostility
Empathy
Emotions
Personal identity
Constructive Criticism
Modeling
Personality
Self-actualization
Mental/emotional Health
Hierarchy of needs

Health and Wellness Word Search

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stress
coping
activities
responsibility
physical
reliable
occupational
intellectual
spiritual
balance
give back
mental
swimming
hydrate
biking
yoga
eating healthy
no smoking
emotional
debt free
financial
savings
laugh
volunteer
walking
exercise
hygiene
therapy
church
wellness
pray
goals
prescriptions
social

Mental Health Word Search

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stress
social
environment
motivation
pain
anorexia
eating disorder
personalities
life
hereditary
isolation
treatments
mood
feelings
symptoms
psychological
mental
ilness
bipolar
anxiety
health
depression

Intro to Psychology Crossword

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Description

Who is often called the "father" of psychology? wundt
Psychology is the scientific study of _______ and mental processes. behavior
This is a complex, unlearned behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a species. instinct
What part of the brain includes the auditory (hearing) areas? temporallobes
The autonomic nervous system is split into two divisions, one that calms and one that arouses. Which one is the calming side? parasympathetic
Paranoid, catatonic, disorganized, and undifferentiated are all classifications of what psychological disorder? schizophrenia
What level sits at the top of Maslow's hierarchy of needs? selfactualization
What area of the brain controls many of your emotional responses, including fear and anger? amygdala
Formerly known as multiple personality disrder, _______ identity disorder is characterized by a person exhibiting 2 or more distinct personalities. dissociative
In the study of behavior genetics, the real question of "what makes you who you are?" deals with nature v. _______. nurture
This research method is the only one that allows the experimenter to draw conclusions about cause and effect. experiment
The period between childhood and adulthood. adolescence
What gland is often referred to as the master gland? pituitary
A fetus is the developing human organism from _______ weeks after conception to birth. nine
In order to be judged a psychological disorder, it has to meet these 4 criteria: maladaptive, _______, disturbing, and atypical. unjustifiable
This is the culturally preferred timing of social events such as marriage, parenthood, and retirement. socialclock
What psychologist's studes in the area of morality led his to develop a 3 stage theory of moral development? kohlberg
_______ nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by excessive eating followed by purging, laxative use, fasting, or excessive exercise. bulimia
_______ is the fear of swallowing. phagophobia
What is the 1st stage in Jean Piaget's stages of cognitive development? sensorimotor

Psychology Terms Crossword

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Description

process of thinking and understanding cognitive
study of behavior tested through scientific research psychology
assumption about behavior tested through scientific research hypothesis
general approach to gathering info and answering questions that minimize errors and bias scientific method
complex explanation of phenomena based on findings from scientific research theory
psychologist who studies basic elements of conscious mental experiences structuralist
psychologist who studies the function (rather than the structure) of consciousness and how mental processes help people and animals adapt to their environment functionalist
psychologist who studies how unconscious motives and conflicts determine human behavior psychoanalyst
psychologist who analyzes how organisms learn or modify their behavior based on their response to events in environment behaviorist
psychologist who studies effects that physical and chemical changes have on behavior psychobiologist
psychologist studies effects of overcrowding on humans environmental
idea that mind and body are separate and distinct dualism

Child development Word Search

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adolescent
preschool
toddler
infant
newborn
maturation
psychological
maslow
erikson
Vygotsky
piaget
fine
gross
social
language
motor
physical
cognitive
development
stages

Stress Crossword

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Description

The repsonse of your body and mind to being challenged or threatened Stress
an event or situation that causes stress Stressor
Your body's initital response to stress is ______________ Automatic
Stage where the body releases adrena line and the fight or flight response takes place Alarm Stage
The stage where the body adapts to the continued presence of the stressor Resistance Stage
Stage where the body can no longer keep up with the demands placed upon it Exhaustion Stage
The body's response to stress, happens in the Alarm Stage Fight or Flight
A warning sign that includes negative thinking, excessive worrying, and self-criticism Changes in thinking
A warning sign of stress that includes muscle tension, headaches, and upset stomach Physical Signs
A warning sign of stress that includes irritability, anger, and increased crying Emotional Signs
A warning sign of stress that includes overeating, sleeping problems, and reckless behavior Behavioral Signs
Stress can reduce the body's ability to fight __________ Illness
Stress can cause stomachaches, asthma, and _____________ Headaches
Severe or _____________ stress can affect your health Prolonged
You experience stress when situations, ________________, or people make demands on your body and mind Events

Health Crossword

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Description

The complete state of physical, mental and social wellbeing and not merely the absense of disease Health
a negative impact on health which can increase the chance ofill health risk factor
the ability of a person to relate to and interact effectively with others and participate within the community individually and cooperatively social health
a state of wellbeing in which a person feels positive about themselves and their life. Works productively and contributes to the community mental health
a way to demontrate the achievement of an outcome through speaking to an audience oral presentation
the devlopment that involves a life long continuous process neginning at conception and ending with death and is percieved as involving a series of orderly and predictable changes icluding physical, social, emotional and intellectual individual
area of study 2 youth issues
the person who makes the decision if you have a satisfactorily completed each unit teacher
Is the effective functioning of the body and its systems and a persons ability to perform tasks and develop physical fitness physical health
a positive impact on health which can reduce the chance of ill health protective factor
how long a person is expected to live from birth to death life expectancy
the number of new cases of an illness or condition within a population group incidence
biological, behavioural, social environment, physical environment determinants
emotional, intellectual, physical, social developmet