Type
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What is drivereduction
what is arousal
what is hierarchyofneeds
what is physiologyofhunger
what is psychology of hunger
what is taste preferences
what is anorexia
what is bulimia
what is bingeeatingdisorder
whatis jameslange
what is cannonbard
what is twofactortheory
what is spillovereffect
what is facialfeedback
what is genderdifferences
what is culturaldifferences

Motivation and Emotion Crossword

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Description

A need or desire that energizes and directs behavior Motivation
A complex, unlearned behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a species Instinct
The idea that a physiological need creates an aroused tension state (a drive) that motivates an organism to satisfy the need Drive reduction theory
A tendency to maintain a balanced or constant internal state; the regulation of any aspect of body chemistry, such as blood glucose, around a particular level Homeostasis
A positive or negative environmental stimulus that motivates behavior Incentive
The principle that performance increases with arousal only up to a point, beyond which performance decreases Yerkes Dodson Law
Maslow's pyramid of human needs, beginning at the base with physiological needs that must first be satisfied before higher level safety needs and then psychological needs become active Hierarchy of needs
The form of sugar that circulates in the blood and provides the major source of energy for body tissues. When it's level is low, we feel hunger Glucose
The point at which an individual's "weight thermostat" is supposedly set. When the body falls below this weight, an increase in hunger and a lowered metabolic rate may act to restore the lost weight Set point
The body's resting rate of energy expenditure Basal Metabolic rate
The four stages of sexual responding described by Masters and Johnson-excitement, plateau, orgasm, and resolution Sexual Response Cycle
A resting period after orgasm, during which a man cannot achieve another orgasm Refractory Period
A problem that consistently impairs sexual arousal or functioning Sexual Dysfunction
Sex hormones, such as estradiol, secreted in greater amounts by females than by males and contributing to female sex characteristics Estrogens
The most important of the male sex hormones Testosterone
A response of the whole organism, involving physical arousal, expressive behaviors, and conscious experience Emotion
The theory that our experience of emotion is our awareness of our physiological responses to emotion arousing stimuli James Lange Theory
The theory that an emotion arousing stimulus simultaneously triggers physiological responses and the subjective experience of emotion Cannon Bard Theory
The Schachter-Singer theory that to experience emotion one must be physically aroused and cognitively label the arousal Two Factor Theory
A machine, commonly used in attempts to detect lies, that measures several of the physiological responses (such as perspiration and cardiovascular and breathing changes) accompanying emotion Polygraph
The tendency of facial muscle states to trigger corresponding feelings such as fear, anger, or happiness Facial Feedback Effect
A sub field of psychology that provides psychology's contribution to behavioral medicine Health Psychology
The process by which we perceive and respond to certain events, called stressors, that we appraise as threatening or challenging Stress
Selye's concept of the body's adaptive response to stress in three phases-alarm,resistance, exhaustion General Adaptation Syndrome
Under stress, people (especially women) often provide support to others (tend) and bond with and seek support from others (befriend). Tend and Befriend Response
Literally, "mind-body" illness; any stress-related physical illness, such as hypertension and some headaches Psychophysiological Illness
The two types of white blood cells that are part of the body's immune system Lymphocytes

Motivation and Emotions Crossword

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Description

experience of feelings that underlies behavior; activates and effects behaviors but difficult to predict behavior; ex. Fear, joy, surprise Emotion
eating disorder; severe weight loss accompanied by obsessive worrying about weight gain Anorexia Nervosa
idea that your body returns to a preprogrammed weight Set Point
eating disorder; recurrent episodes of binging and purging Bulimia Nervosa
All the processes that initiate, direct, and sustain behavior Motivation
An external stimulus that motivates behavior (for example, money or fame) Incentive
The natural tendency of the body to maintain a balanced internal state in order to ensure physical survival Homeostasis
The part of the hypothalamus that acts as a feeding center to incite eating Lateral Hypothalamus
The part of the hypothalamus that acts as a satiety (fullness) center to inhibit eating Ventromedial Hypothalamus
The theory that emotional feelings result when an individual becomes aware of the physiological response James-Lang
The theory that an emotion-provoking stimulus is transmitted simultaneously to the cerebral cortex, Cannon-Bard
A two-factor theory stating that for an emotion to occur, there must be (1) physiological arousal and (2) a cognitive interpretation Schachter-Singer
A lie-detecting device that detects changes in heart rate, blood pressure, Polygraph
A state of alertness and mental and physical activation Arousal
Needs or desires that energize and direct behavior toward a goal Motives

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 Crossword

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Description

direct the behavior of humans motivation
theory of motivation that forms from imbalances in homeosatasis drive-reduction approaches
theory of motivation stating that people are motivated to behave in ways that will maintain a certain level of arousal arousal theory
feelings that generally have both physiological and cognitive elements emotion
need for _______ means to seek impact, control, or influence over others power
a want to establish and maintain relationships with other people is seeking for ____. affiliation
a certain weight the body needs to maintain to be healthy weight set point
whose theory of emotion stated that bodily changes cause feeling of emotion James-Lange
whose emotion theory stated that emotions are based on environmental cues Schachter-Singer
whose emotion theory states that arousal and emotional experience are produced at the same time by the same nerve stimulus Cannon-Bard

Mental Health Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

excessive dieting anorexia
prefer to be distant from others antisocialpesonality
consistent mistrust of others paranoid
bingeing on food then vomiting bulimia
persistant fear of something phobia
blocking ot painful memories repression
acting in an immature way regression
not able to accept reality denial
a moment of disengaging dissociation
trying to make the best of a situation reactionformation
sleep shortage leading to health problems sleepdeficit
function well with short sleep shortsleepers

Nutrition Unit Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the fear of becoming overweight? Anoroxia Nervosa
What is considered the binge eating syndrome? Bulimia
What is the desire to eat? Appetite
What is considered fatty acids? Lipids
Lack of Something? Deficiency
A person who doesnt eat or use animal products? Vegan
The process our body goes through to use food and water? Metabolism
What are units of energy? Calories
What do you call lack of food? Hunger
Someone excessively over weight? Obesity
What is healthy fat? Unsaturated Fat
What are simple organic compounds? Amino Acids
What is a substance containing a lot of fat? Cholesterol
What do you call something necessary? Essential
What is info about nutritienal value? Food Labels

Mental Health Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

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

Mental Health Awareness Week Wordsearch

Type
Word Search
Description

Abuse
Addiction
ADHD
Anger
Anorexia
Anxiety
Awareness
Behavioural
Bipolar
Bulimia
Dementia
Depression
Diagnosed
Disorder
Emotion
Genetic
Health
Illness
Medication
Mental
Neurological
Obsessive
OCD
Panic
Personality
Phobia
Psychiatrist
Psychological
PTSD
Schizophrenia
Stigma
Stress
Substance
Therapy
Wellbeing
Worried

To Kill A Mockingbird Review (ch. 1-9) Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Who is the narrator of the story? Scout
What is the name of the narrator's father? Atticus
He only comes home during the summer Dill
She is a cook for the Finch family Calpurnia
He hadn't came out of the house in 15 years Booradley
The name of the town that the novel takes place Maycomb
The name of the narrator's first grade teacher (first name only) Caroline
Scout got in trouble for defending him at school Walter
The name of the Scout's brother Jem
The boy that belongs to the poorest family in town Burrisewell
What location did the kids find the items (gum, coins, etc) tree
What did Jem loose after getting shot at while running from the Radley house pants
What did "Boo" put on Scout while Miss Maudie house burned down? blanket
What is Scout's father job lawyer
Who filled up the tree with cement? Nathan
What did the kids build that Atticus said was offensive to the neighbor snowman
The child that called Atticus a bad name at school Ceciljacobs
What is the name of the man Atticus' has to defend in court Tomrobinson
What is the name of Scout's aunt who talks "down" about Atticus and Dill Alexandra
What holiday does the Finch family spend together in ch.9 Christmas
What cousin does Scout fight at the family visit Francis

Eating Disorder Crossword Puzzle

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Description

Caused by fear of gaining weight anorexia
______ are more likely to have a binge eating disorder. men
eating a lot of food at one time. Binging
emotional illness that is a great danger to your health eating disorder
After eating you would do this to get rid of food Purging
when you are Anorexic you have to feel______. control
eating disorder in which one eats unnutritional objects. Pica
When you constantly purge you burn your__________. esophagus
A sign of binge eating is weight_______. gain
A way to get rid of food besides purging laxatives
A symptom of Anorexia is low blood______. pressure
binge eating can cause liver and ________ problems. heart
___________ is when you eat excessive amounts of food then purging Bulimia
People with anorexia have loss of muscle _________. tissue
binge eating often occurs when someone is emotionally________. Upset