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Father of Humanistic Psychology Maslow
Form of Determinism that allows an element of free will SoftDeterminism
An individual is in charhge of their own actions MoralResponsibility
Form of determinism that uses genetic influence Biological
Uses emphasis on casual explanations ScientificDeterminism
Determinism where everything is influenced by libito Psychic
The approach that supports free will Humanistic
Form of determinism that uses conditioning as an explanation Environmental
Resercher in 1983 who researched free will BenjaminLibet
Scientist who argues that in the physical sciences there is no such thing as total determinism Dennett

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

Maslow Wordsearch!

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personal growth
humanistic approach
free will
biological needs
motivation
maslow
hierarchy
physiological needs
safety
belongingness
esteem
self actualisation

Psychology Terms Crossword

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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

Maslow’s theory Crossword

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What was Maslow’s area of development? all of them
What is the need to be a unique individual with self-respect and enjoy general affection from others esteem
What’s the highest of hid hierarchy needs? self-actualization
What is the the lowest of mallows hierarchy of needs on the pyramid? physiological
What is the basic need for security in a family and a society that protects against hunger and violence? safety
What was developed to describe the needs that motivate us all throughout our lives. Maslow's hierarchy of needs
Abraham Maslow developed how many stages of needs that motivate human behavior. Five
What is the need for belonging, to recede and give love, appreciation, and friendship Social
Maslow was the founder of what type of psychology? Humanistic
How many additional levels have been added to Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs? Three
Maslow believed that basic needs should be met in order to move to a higher level.(True or false) true
Maslow’s theory is a what approach? constructivist
Maslow’s main concept was called what? Hierarchy of Human Needs
Once an individual has moved up to a new level, it is impossible for them to return to the previous level(true or false) false
Maslow based his theories on who? studies of his own children

Mental Health Awareness Crossword

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a technique in which one focuses one's full attention only on the present, experiencing thoughts, feelings, and sensations but not judging them Mindfulness
a state of apprehension and psychic tension occurring in some forms of mental disorder Anxiety
sadness; gloom; dejection. Depression
the branch of medicine concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness Psychiatry
a mental health problem characterized by an alternation between extreme euphoria and deep depression Bipolar
of or relating to the treatment of obesity Bariatric
growing to manhood or womanhood; youthful Adolescent
to make easier or less difficult; contribute to; facilitate Help
to give advice to; advise Counseling
a state of serious emotional and mental deterioration, of organic or functional origin Dementia
Having a tendency to dwell on unwanted thoughts or perform certain repetitious rituals, especially as a defense against anxiety from unconscious conflicts Obsessive Compulsive
a specific response by the body to a stimulus, as fear or pain, that disturbs or interferes with the normal psychological equillibrium of an organism Stress

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

Argument Writing Vocabulary Crossword

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reasoned thinking that supports a specific claim or position argument
correct or suitable for a particular time, situation, or purpose appropriate
a statement that a speaker or writer is trying to prove, usually by using evidence claim
when something such as a piece of writing is easy to understand because its parts are connected in a clear and reasonable way coherent
a justification of a claim; an explanation reason
details or quotes from a text that directly relate to the subject or problem being discussed or considered relevant evidence
not related to the subject being discussed irrelevant
the opposing viewpoint or the opposite of the main claim in an essay counterclaim
evidence that is relevant and specific well-chosen evidence
to give the reader a clear picture in his/her mind illustrates
identify information in the text that supports understanding and uses that evidence to explain ideas cite
a personal view, attitude, or judgment opinion
to move by argument or evidence to belief, agreement, consent, or a course of action convince
a piece of factual writing in which ideas on a single topic are presented, explained, argued, or described in an interesting way essay
a method of doing something which involves several steps or stages process
the specific reason a person has for writing purpose

General Psychology Crossword Puzzle

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the way the brain deals with the unchanging information from the environment habituation
spectrum of light that is visible to the human eye visible spectrum
a 32 amino acid linear polypeptide hormone that is produced in humans primarily by the parafollicular cells of the thyroid gland and in many other animals in the ultimopharyngeal body calcitonin
refers to the process of sensing our environment through touch, taste, sight, sound and smell. This information is sent to our brains in raw form where perception comes into play Sensation
refers to your individual awareness of your unique thoughts, memories, feelings, sensations and environment Consciousness
Known as the "feel good chemical" Serotonin
Secretes by the para thyroid glands which controls the level of the nervous activity. Parathormone
it is the seat of consciousness and of the higher mental processes. cerebrum
part of the autonomic nervous system that maintains the balance of the body when the level of psychological and physiological stress is low or high. Parasymphathetic system
made up of nerve fibers that connect the higher and waver levels of the nervous system. Pons
can be used as the first step before an experiment begins. It determines if a relationship exist between two or more variables. Corretional Research
Russian psychologist whose experiments on learning led to the principles of classical conditioning Ivan Pavlov
is a physician who specializes in psychiatry, the branch of medicine devoted to the diagnosis, prevention, study, and treatment of mental disorders. Psychiatrist
is a term that has been used in various psychology theories, often in different ways. The term was originally introduced by the organismic theorist Kurt Goldstein for the motive to realize one's full potential. self actualization
is a tentative statement about the relationship between two or more variables. It is a specific, testable prediction about what you expect to happen in a study. hypothesis
is a view in the theory of the mind. It states that mental states are constituted solely by their functional role – that is, they have causal relations to other mental states, numerous sensory inputs, and behavioral outputs. Functionalism
is a systematic approach to understanding the behavior of humans and other animals. It assumes that all behaviors are either reflexes produced by a response to certain stimuli in the environment, or a consequence of that individual's history, including especially reinforcement and punishment, together with the individual's current motivational state and controlling stimuli. Behaviorism
is a region of space in which the presence of a stimulus will alter the firing of that neuron. receptive field
a German-American developmental psychologist and psychoanalyst known for his theory on psychological development of human beings. Erik Erikson
was a humanistic psychologist who agreed with the main assumptions of Abraham Maslow, but added that for a person to "grow", they need an environment that provides them with genuineness (openness and self-disclosure), acceptance (being seen with unconditional positive regard), and empathy (being listened to and understood). Carl Rogers
is a small organ located within the brain's medial temporal lobe and forms an important part of the limbic system, the region that regulates emotions. hippocampus
an Austrian neurologist and the founder of psychoanalysis, a clinical method for treating psychopathology through dialogue between a patient and a psychoanalyst. Sigmund Freud
process of converting outside stimuli into neural activity Transduction
is the name given the collection of nerve fibers located at the end of the spinal column. cauda equina

Early Childhood Development Crossword

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the early childhood years are? challenging
allows young children to organize their attention and actions prefrontal cortex
what motor skills use the large muscles? gross
what motor skills use the small muscle of the hands and fingers? fine
process that influences skills such as hand-eye coordination myelination
a major force that interacts to influence physical development genetic elements
what kind of development theory was Piaget known for? cognitive
what are children seen as during unoccupied play? observers
when children show a preference for one hand over the other, this illustrates brain ? lateralization
how many stages was Erikson's Psychological Theory of Development based off of? eight
in Maslow's hierarchy of needs which hierarchy involves food, water, shelter, sleep, exercise, and sex? Physiological
what kind of thinking allows young children to understand that people can make things happen? precausal
what kind of thinking is the tendency to endow inanimate objects with life and consciousness? animistic
what instructional method brings a child's imagination closer to reality? roleplay
what theorist considers initiative versus guilt as a stage in early childhood development? erikson
recognition that objects and events exist even when they can't be seen, heard, or touches: object ? permanence

Acids and Bases Crossword

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a scale that determines how acidic or basic a solution is pH scale
chemicals that change colors when put in an acid or base to determine what it is Indicator
a substance that can donate hydrogen ions Acids
a substance that can accept hydrogen ions because it has a hydroxide ion base
a solution that isn't an acid or a base neutral
an indicator that turns red in an acidic solution litmus paper
the process of turning an acid more basic and a base more acidic neutralization
a liquid mixture that could be defined as an acid or base solution
pH stands for potential.... hydrogen
a basic solution used to clean drains draincleaner
an acidic solution that comes from lemons lemonjuice
a proton is a hydrogen ion so acids are often called... protondonor
since the hydroxide ion in a base can combine with a hydrogen ion, bases are often called... proton accepter
an acid with a pH of 1 strongacid
an acid with a pH of 6 weakacid
a base with a pH of 14 strongbase
a base with a pH of 8 weakbase
an acid can donate these ions hydrogenions
bases have these ions hydroxideions
the processby which a precipitate forms precipitation