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Piaget's second cognitive concept that can be described as the ability to absorb new information into the existing schema. ASSIMILATION
______ is characterized by the acquisition of skills involving feeding, mobility, dressing, and control of elimination. AUTONMY
The _______ level refers to all those experiences that are within one's immediate awareness. CONSCIOUS
______ is a mental mechanism that converts unconscious feelings and anxiety into a physical symptom that has no organic basis for the complaint. CONVERSION
______ refers to the progressive acquisition of skills and the capacity to function. DEVELOPMENT
_____ refers to an increase in physical size. GROWTH
Believed that the child progressively develops moral reasoning as he or she gains the ability to think logically. KOHLBERG
The driving force behind most human behavior. LIBIDO
Described human behavior as being motivated by needs that are ordered in a hierarchy. MASLOW
______ consists of the behavior patterns that distinguish one person from another. PERSONALITY
Freud's stage of psychosexual development when children begin to associate both pleasure and conflicting feelings with their genital organs. PHALLIC
______ describes growth and development that progresses from the center of the body towards the extremities. PROXIMODISTAL
The achievement of one's full potential. SELFACTUALIZATION
______ occurs when a person is unconcerned with the welfare of others and is preoccupied with himself or herself. STAGNATION
The _______ level of awareness stores memories, thoughts, and feelings. SUBCONSCIOUS
The _____ is a further development of the ego. It judges, controls, and punishes. SUPEREGO
Defense mechanism in which the individual acts in a manner that symbolically cancels a previous unacceptable thought or action. UNDOING

Intro to Psychology Crossword

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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

MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS Crossword

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a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome ANXIETY
feelings of severe despondency and dejection; inexplicable saddness DEPRESSION
an unfair judgement of a person or people; a mark of disgrace associated with a particular circumstance, quality, or person STIGMA
Negative Stress. D__________ DISTRESS
Positive Stress. E__________ EUSTRESS
an anxiety disorder in which people have unwanted and repeated thoughts, feelings, ideas, sensations (obsessions), or behaviors OCD
disorder that develops in some people who have experienced a shocking, scary, or dangerous event PTSD
to make easier or less difficult; contribute to; facilitate HELP
the branch of medicine concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness PSYCHIATRY
to give advice to; advise COUNSEL
Confidence in one's own worth or abilities. (2 wds.) SELF ESTEEM
Ability to understand and share the feelings of another. EMPATHY
Feelings of pity and sorrow for someone else's misfortune. SYMPATHY
A sense of resolution or conclusion. CLOSURE
A person looked to by others as an example to be imitated. (2wds.) ROLE MODEL

Mental & Emotional Health Crossword

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The ability to handle the stresses and changes of everyday life in a reasonable way. Mental and Emotional Health
Having a _________________ attitude positive
A combination of your feelings, likes, dislikes, attitudes, abilities, and habits Personality
Inherited traits from your biological parents. Heredity
habits developed from other influences such as family and culture, friends and peers, and media and technology. Learned Behaviors
The way you view yourself overall, it may also be described as self-image Self-Concept
How you feel about yourself; confidence Self Esteem
The ability to recover from problems or loss Resilience
feelings such as love, joy, or fear emotions
frequent changes in emotional state mood swings
a state of uneasiness. It is a form of stress anxiety
Mild anxiety can give you ______________ . energy
Anger can be helpful when you are trying to fight off a(n) _______________ . attacker
Anger can be useful by _______________ yourself to do better pushing
strategies that people use to deal with strong emotions. defense mechanisms
refuse to face a feeling you don’t want to accept. denial
you pretend someone else is having these feelings projection
taking your feelings out on someone other than the person who hurt you displacement
redirecting your feelings into some other, more positive activity sublimation
The need to love and _____ ____________by others be loved
the need to ________________ Belong
The need to make a ___________________ in the world difference
the body’s normal response to the pressures of everyday life. stress
A hormone that increases the level of sugar in the blood which gives you more energy. Adrenaline

Child Development Crossword

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their first facial expression smile
a skill to be social communicate
begins to move around crawl
your child will begin to develop this milestones
from early childhood until adolescence human growth
the stage that deals with how your body operates, moves, and develops physical
the stage that deals with feelings emotional
the stage that involves how the brain works development, the act of changing either intellectually, emotionally, socially, or physically intellectual
the stage that deals with how you interact with others social
a child between the ages of 0 and 12 months infant
a child between the ages of 2 and 3 toddler
a child's development of how they think and understand the world around them cognitive
the child's ability to communicate and express their feelings language development
a child's main way of learning play
helps you and your child learn a little more about each other relationship
the child's ability to see near and far, and to understand what you see vision
recently just born newborn
being taught and understanding the things around them learning
larger movements when baby use their body to move around gross motor skills
an action that involves your baby using their muscles fine motor skills
the bond between a baby and a parent attachment
producing the sounds that form words speech
the words that a child would understand language
when the developmental milestones are not reached by the expected time period developmental delay
babies learn to feel secure, talk and, enjoy being with other people interaction
care for and protect the child while growing up nurture
the ability to hear, listen and interpret sounds hearing
the ability to learn and interact with others social behaviour
provide energy and nutrients for the child to grow and develop healthy eating
able to show affection love

Relapse Prevention Crossword

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the fact or condition of being dependent to a particular substance, thing, or activity addiction
a return to a normal state of health, mind, or strength recovery
the action of restoring someone to health or normal life through training and therapy after imprisonment, addiction, or illness rehabilitation
the action of stopping something from happening or arising prevention
a written or spoken discourse expressing considered thoughts on a subject meditation
a drug or other substance affecting mood or behavior and sold for nonmedical purposes, especially an illegal one narcotics
.a feeling of fellowship with others, as a result of sharing common attitudes, interests, and goals community
the group of family, friends, colleagues, or professionals available to help a person or organization when required support system
treatment intended to relieve or heal a disorder therapy
a powerful desire for something craving
anything that brings back thoughts, feelings, and memories that have to do with addiction trigger
one helps mentor someone with less experience, especially when that person is a newcomer. sponser
any characteristic or behavioral pattern that enhances a person's adaptation coping skill

Sigmund Freud Crossword

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His first name is what? Sigmund
What is the persons last name? Freud
This stage occurs when the child is one. Oral
This stage helped to control the bowel movements and includes potty training? Anal
This stage focuses on the genitals and learning the difference between male and female. Phallic
This is the stage when feelings are created for peers and people outside of the family. Latency
This is when sexual interests arrise and become the strongest. Genital
He develped the _________ analysis that was used to anaylze someones thoughts during a dream. Dream
He created many of these. Theories
We consider him this becasue of his out of the box ideas and use of unprofessional skills. Villain
This defense mechanism is used to keep bad thoughts from becoming concious. Repression
Used to block events from awareness. Denial
This is when someone shares their thoughts to another person. Projection
This is when a feeling is taken out physically on a object. Displacement
When a old habit comes back due to stress or fear. Regression
Using sports to take out aggression and other emotions. Sublimation
A type of therapy that is used to release emotions and experiences. Psychoanalysis
The therory in which Oral, Anal, Phallic, Latency and genital are included in. Psychosexual

Chapter 8: Human Growth and Development Crossword

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birth to 1 year infancy
1-6 years early childhood
6-12 years late childhood
12-18 years adolescence
19-40 years early adulthood
40-65 years middle adulthood
65 years and older late adulthood
reasonable excuse for behavior to avoid the real reason rationalization
placing the blame for one's own actions rather than accepting responsibility for the actions projection
transferring feelings about one person to someone else displacement
substitution of one goal for another to achieve success compensation
dreamlike thought process that occurs when a person is awake daydreaming
transfer of unacceptable or painful ideas, feelings, and thoughts into the unconscious mind repression
similar to repression, but the individual is aware of the unacceptable feelings or thoughts and refuses to deal with them suppression
disbelief of an event or idea that is too frightening or shocking for a person to cope with denial
two main wats withdrawal can occur: individuals can either cease to communicate or remove themselves physically from a situation withdrawal

Psychology Unit #3 Crossword

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Refers to all mental activities associated with thinking and knowing. Cogntition
Concept or mental framework that organizes and interprets information. Schema
Interpreting new experiences in terms of existing schemas. Assimilation
Adapting current schemas to incorporate new information. Accomodation
The inability to take another's point of view. Egocentrism
Stage where infants learn about the world through sensory impressions and motor activities. Sensorymotor
Stage where children represent things with words and images, but lack logical reasoning. Preoperational
Stage where children gain the mental skills that let them think logically about concrete events. Concrete Operational
Stage where kids begin to think logically about abstract concepts and form strategies about things they have not experienced. Formal Operational
Any kind of phase-sensitive learning that is rapid and independent of the consequences of behavior. Imprinting
A Swiss psychologist who believed the way children think and solve problems depends on their stage of cognitive development. Piaget
Developed the ladder of Moral Development. Kohlberg
An Austrian ethologist that who proposed theories on imprinting. Lorenz
Developed a theory of social development that shows how certain issues peak during different periods in life. Erikson
When the menstrual cycle ends; also refers to the biological change a woman experiences as her ability to reproduce declines. Menopause
A progressive and irreversible brain disorder characterized by deterioration of memory, reasoning, language, and physical function. Alzheimers
Ability to reason speedily and abstractly. Fluid Intelligence
Accumulated knowledge and verbal skills. Crystallized Intelligence
Looks at the unconsious thought processes, but not focusing so much on childhood conflicts. Psychodynamic Perspective
Personality test that provides ambiguous stimuli to trigger projection of inner thoughts and feelings. Projective
A test in which people express their inner feelings and interests through stories that they make up about ambiguous scenes. TAT
A test developed by Rorschach that uses a set of 10 inkblots designed to identify people's inner feelings by analyzing their interpritations. Inkblot
All our thought and feelings about ourselves; an answer to the question "who am I?" Self-Concept
One of the first to personality, he believed in the study of psychoanalisis to figure out underlying causes of behaviors and unconsious motives. Frued
Hopeless feelings when a human or animal can't avoid repeated bad events. Learned Helplessness
First to study personality. "Personality is shapped overtime; every person's personality os unique" Allport
Came up with the 16 human traits; if you where strong/weak in one area you would be weak/strong in the opposite Cattell
Used a statystical analysis to divide people into four groups; stable/unstable introverted/extroverted Eysenck
A pioneer of Positive Psychology. Found that happy people were those who use their "signature strengths," such as humanity, temperance and persistence. Seligman
a cultural specific timetable for events to occur. a "time frame", or culturally prefered time for tansitional events. Social Clock

Self Awareness Crossword

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The information vacuum around a leader created when people withhold important information CEO disease
Feedback on your characteristics and behaviors helps your develop your ____________________ Management skills
Knowing your personal characteristics and how your actions affect other people Self awareness
To become more ____________ we should develop an understanding of ourselves in many areas Self aware
Key areas for self awareness include our personality traits,personal values, ______________, emotions and the phychological needs that drive our behaviors Habits
______________ of your personality helps you analyze such a decision Awareness
When we focus on our ______ we are more likely to accomplish what we consider most important Values
The behaviors that we repeat routinely, and often automatically Habits
Needs cause _______________ Motivations
When needs aren't satisfied it can cause _________________ Frustration
One of the five facets of emotional intelligence Emotional self-awareness
Understanding your own feelings what causes them and how they impact your thoughts and actions Emotional self- awareness2
A person with high emotional self awareness understands the internal process associated with emotional experiences and therefore,has __________ control over them Greater
Self awareness will ________ a skills gap that you want to work on Reveal
Self awareness helps you exploit your ________ and cope with your weaknesses Strengths
___________ with well developed emotional self awareness are more effective intuitive decision makers Leaders
_______________ who are highly emotionally self aware are better able to read their "gut feelings" and use them to guide decisions Managers
Jobs that don't suit your ________________ tend to give your more stress than jobs that are more compatible Personality
You will need to work extra ______ to develop skills for that job Hard
It's very difficult to cope with poor results when you don't _______________ what causes them Understand

Child Development Unit 1 Vocabulary Crossword

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the period of great growth and change between childhood and adulthood adolescence
the study of how children grow and change physically, intellectually, emotionally, socially and morally child development
a development process that refers to the ability to experience, express, and control emotions emotional development
a person's surroundings and everything in them, including both human and non–human factors environment
Austrian psychiatrist whose theory states that a person's early emotional experiences affect adult life profoundly Sigmund Freud
the sum of all the qualities a person inherits from his or her parents at birth heredity
a series of stages a person passes through during his or her lifetime. They are: Infancy, Toddler, Preschool, School Age, and Adolescent individual life cycle
period of childhood from birth up to one year infancy
a developmental process that refers to the growth of the brain and the use of mental skills intellectual development
Italian educator whose theory states children learn best through their senses pursuing their own interests at their own rate Maria Montessori
a school providing children freedom within limits by a rather structured approach, and a fixed method in which materials are presented Montessori school
developmental process that refers to the ability to know right from wrong moral development
an act of recognizing and recording behavior observation
a developmental process that refers to the physical growth of a person's body. This growth affects height, weight, and internal body systems. physical development
the first to study children in a scientific way; he said that children go through four stages of thinking and should be given learning tasks suitable for each stage Jean Piaget
period of childhood from three to five years of age preschooler
a child old enough to attend school. Ages 5-12 school age
a developmental process that refers to the way people relate to others around them social development
a scientifically acceptable principle followed as the basis of action theory
period of childhood from one to three years of age toddler