Type
Crossword
Description

a culture dedicated in ostracizing others cancel culture
influence from members of one's peer group peer pressure
a special course of food to which one restricts oneself, either to lose weight or for medical reasons diet
a medicine or other substance which has a physiological effect when ingested drugs
a connection between two or more people relationship
personal sense of one's own gender gender identity
infections that are passed from one person to another through sexual contact sexual disease
the state of someone's emotional and psychological well being mental health
psychological patterns that individuals use to manage thoughts, feelings, and actions coping strategies
an emotional state or reaction feelings
constant feeling of sadness and loss of interest, which stops you doing your normal activities depression
work from a higher level of learning advances workload
the practice of training people to obey rules or a code of behavior, using punishment to correct disobedience discipline
an established or official way of doing something procedure
a designed outfit to fit a schools clothing regulations school uniform
a course or principle of action adopted or proposed by a government, party, business, or individual policies
the evaluation or estimation of the nature, quality, or ability of someone or something assessment
voluntary work intended to help people in a particular area community service
the acquisition of knowledge or skills through experience, study, or by being taught learning
an individual or collaborative enterprise that is carefully planned to achieve a particular aim project
the application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes, especially in industry technology
websites and applications that enable users to create and share content or to participate in social networking social media
bullying that takes place over digital devices cyber bullies
thoughts relating to quitting out of an educational environment dropout thoughts

Mental and Emotional Health Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

condition or quality of being sad sadness
the intentional act of attempting to kill one's self suicide
mark of disgrace associated with a particular circumstance, quality, or person stigma
treatment for OCD psychotherapy
an anxiety disorder in which people have unwanted and repeated thoughts, feelings, ideas, sensations (obsessions), or behaviors OCD
a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome anxiety
a state of mental or emotional strain or tension resulting from adverse or very demanding circumstances stress
feelings of severe despondency and dejection depression
a common mental illness defined by feelings of uneasiness, worry and fear anxiety disorder
disorder that develops in some people who have experienced a shocking, scary, or dangerous event PTSD
example of a symptom of OCD fear of germs
cause of OCD genetics

Social Justice Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A system of oppression that includes discrimination and social prejudice against people with intellectual, emotional, and physical disabilities, their exclusion, and the valuing of people and groups that do not have disabilities. Ableism
individuals whose gender identity and expression line up with their birth-assigned sex. Cisgender
Socially constructed roles, behaviors, activities, and attributes that a given society deems masculine or feminine. This social construct is often linked to and confused with the biological construct of sex. Gender
the fear and hatred of that which is perceived to be foreign or strange. Xenophobia
an identity term for a people who either do not feel sexual attraction or do not feel desire for a sexual partner or partners. Some asexual individuals may still have romantic attractions. Asexual
The institutional, cultural, societal, and individual beliefs and practices that assign value to people based in their socio-economic class. Here, members of more privileged socio-economic classes are seen as having a greater value. Classism
an identity term for a female-identified person who is attracted to male-identified people or a male-identified person who is attracted to female-identified people. Heterosexual
the fear, hatred, and intolerance of people who identify or are perceived as gay or lesbian. Homophobia
the fear and self-hatred of one’s own identity or identity group. Internalized oppression is learned and is based in the acceptance of oppressive stereotypes, attitudes, and beliefs about one’s own identity group. Internalized oppression
the irrational fear or hatred of Islam, Muslims, Islamic traditions and practices, and, more broadly, those who appear to be Muslim. Islamophobia
The systemic and pervasive nature of social inequality woven throughout social institutions as well as embedded within individual consciousness. Oppression fuses institutional and systemic discrimination, personal bias, bigotry, and social prejudice in a complex web of relationships and structures that saturate most aspects of life in our society. Oppression
A pre-judgment or unjustifiable, and usually negative, attitude of one type of individual or groups toward another group and its members. Such negative attitudes are typically based on unsupported generalizations (or stereotypes) that deny the right of individual members of certain groups to be recognized and treated as individuals with individual characteristics. (Institute for Democratic Renewal and Project Change Anti-Racism Initiative. A Community Builder’s Tool Kit. Claremont, CA: Claremont Graduate University.) Prejudice
A group of unearned cultural, legal, social, and institutional rights extended to a group based on their social group membership. Individuals with privilege are considered to be the normative group, leaving those without access to this privilege invisible, unnatural, deviant, or just plain wrong. Most of the time, these privileges are automatic and most individuals in the privileged group are unaware of them. Some people who can “pass” as members of the privileged group might have access to some levels of privilege (J. Beal 2009). Privilege
a term for individuals whose gender identity/expression and/or sexual orientation does not conform to societal norms. This reclaimed term is increasingly being used as an inclusive umbrella term for the LGBTQIA community. Queer
a word that substitutes for a noun. Most people have pronouns that they expect others to use for them. Most cisgender individuals use pronouns that line up with their birth-assigned sex. Many GenderQueer and Trans folks have selected pronouns that best suit who they are and sometimes generate new terms. Pronouns
oppression against individuals or groups based on their actual or perceived racial identity. Racism
system of oppression that privileges men, subordinates women, and devalues practices associated with women. Sexism
a person’s sexual and emotional attractions, not necessarily dependent on behavior. Terms associated with sexual orientation include: gay, lesbian, bisexual, pansexual, heterosexual, and more! Sexual orientation
an umbrella term for people who do not identify with their birth-assigned sex and/or whose gender expression does not conform to the societal expectations. Trans* is used as an inclusive abbreviation. Transgender
the fear and hatred of transgender people. Transphobia

Celebrating diversity Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Discrimation against persons with the mental and/or physical disabilities; social structures that favour able-bodied individuals. Ableism
discrimination against individuals because of their age, often based on stereotypes. Ageism
a positive or negative inclination towards a person, group, or community; can lead to stereotyping. Bias
intolerant prejudice which glorifies one’s own group and denigrates members of other groups. Bigotry
intimidating, exclusionary, threatening or hostile behavior against an individual. Bullying
a social system of meaning and custom that is developed by a group of people to assure its adaptation and survival. These groups are distinguished by a set of unspoken rules that shape values, beliefs, habits, patterns of thinking, behaviors and styles of communication. Culture
physical or mental impairment, the perception of a physical or mental impairment, or a history of having had a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities. Disability
unfavorable or unfair treatment towards an individual or group based on their race, ethnicity, color, national origin or ancestry, religion, socioeconomic status, education, sex, marital status, parental status, veteran’s status, political affiliation, language, age, gender, physical or mental abilities, sexual orientation or gender identity. Discrimination
psychological, physical, and social differences that occur among any and all individuals; including but not limited to race, ethnicity, nationality, religion, socioeconomic status, education, marital status, language, age, gender, sexual orientation, mental or physical ability, and learning styles. A diverse group, community, or organization is one in which a variety of social and cultural characteristics exist. Discrimination
when target group members refuse to accept the dominant ideology and take actions to redistribute social power more equitably. Empowerment
evenly distributed access to resources and opportunity necessary for a safe and healthy life; uniform distribution of access to ensure fairness. Equality
the guarantee of fair treatment, access, opportunity, and advancement while at the same time striving to identify and eliminate barriers that have prevented the full participation of some groups. The principle of equity acknowledges that there are historically underserved and underrepresented populations and that fairness regarding these unbalanced conditions is needed to assist equality in the provision of effective opportunities to all groups. Equality
a social construct which divides people into smaller social groups based on characteristics such as values, behavioral patterns, language, political and economic interests, history, and ancestral geographical base. Ethnicity
theory and practice that advocates for educational and occupational equity between men and women; undermines traditional cultural practices that support the subjugation of women by men and the devaluation of women’s contributions to society. Feminism
a personal conception of one’s own gender; often in relation to a gender opposition between masculinity and femininity. Gender expression is how people externally communicate or perform their gender identity to others. Gender Identity

Gender and Sexuality Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Biological difference between males and females. Sex
Social and cultural significance we attach to those presumed biological difference. Gender
Belief in social, economic, and political equalty for women. Feminism
Feminist movement in the United States born in New York in 1848. Seneca Falls
Holds that gender, race, ethnicity, and class must not be studied in isolation, because they have intermingled effects on our identity, knowledge, and outcomes. Intersectionality
Maintains that a complete understanding of social realations must incorporate the perspectives of marginalized voices. Standpoint Theory
Denotes our identities and activities as sexual beings. Sexuality
Categories of people to whom we are sexually attracted. Sexual Orientation
Includes those who are sexually attracted to members of the opposite sex. Heterosexual
Includes those who are attracted to members of the same sex. Homosexual
Includes those who are attracted to both men and women. Bisexual
People who appear to be biologically one sex but who identify with the gender of another. Transgender
Cultural presupposition that heterosexuality is appropriate standard for sexual identity and practice and that alternative sexualities are deviant, abnormal, or wrong. Heteronormativity
Ideology that one sex is suerior to another. Sexism

LGBT Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A person who generally does not feel sexual attraction or desire to any group of people. Asexual
Aversion toward bisexuality and bisexual people as a social group or as individuals. Biphobia
A person who is attracted to both people of their own gender and another gender. Bisexual
Types of gender identity where an individual's experience of their own gender matches the sex they were assigned at birth. Cisgender
A person who is attracted primarily to members of the same sex. Gay
A term which refers to individuals or groups who “queer” or problematize the hegemonic notions of sex, gender and desire in a given society. Genderqueer
A person who is only attracted to members of the opposite sex. Heterosexual
A range of negative attitudes and feelings toward homosexuality or people who are identified or perceived as being lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT). Homophobia
A clinical term for people who are attracted to members of the same sex. Homosexual
A person whose sexual anatomy or chromosomes do not fit with the traditional markers of "female" and "male." Intersex
A woman who is primarily attracted to other women. Lesbian
This term is frequently used as an umbrella term to refer to all people who do not identify with their assigned gender at birth or the binary gender system. Transgender
The fear or hatred of transgender people or gender non-conforming behaviour. Transphobia
A person whose gender identity is different from their biological sex, who may undergo medical treatments to change their biological sex, often times to align it with their gender identity, or they may live their lives as another sex. Transsexual

Wellness Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

This type of wellness is the ability to relate to and connect with other people in our world. Social
This type of wellness is the ability to recognize our own responsibility for the quality of the air, the water and the land that surrounds us. Enviromental
This type of wellness is the ability to establish peace and harmony in our lives. Spiritual
This type of wellness is the ability to understand ourselves and cope with the challenges life can bring. Emotional
This type of wellness is the ability to open our minds to new ideas and experiences that can be applied to personal decisions, group interaction and community betterment. Intellectual
This type of wellness is the ability to maintain a healthy quality of life that allows us to get through our daily activities without undue fatigue or physical stress. physical
An interactive process of becoming aware of and practicing healthy choices to create a more successful and balanced lifestyle. wellness
Making and maintaining _____ changes to improve our health and wellness is almost always easier if we have encouragement and support from our friends, family or co-workers positive
An unhealthy state or condition of the mind or body in which physical, social, emotional, intellectual, or spiritual functioning is compromised. illness
The forces or stimuli that impinge upon an individual; also, an individual's response to these forces. stress
A system of belief and practices aimed at the union of the individual self with the universal self. yoga
An altered state of consciousness in which the mind is focused in passive attention and quiet, resulting in an experience of transcendence. meditation
Use of beat, rhythm, pitch, harmony, synchrony, chords, and lyrics to facilitate healing, alter consciousness, reduce stress, facilitate movement, aid sleep, improve concentration, and more. music therapy
A method of altering consciousness by focusing attention on one thought, thereby distracting consciousness from other thoughts. hypnosis

Mental Health Awareness Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Gender Inequality Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The dominance of men over women. Patriarchy
The inequality between men and women in terms of wealth, income, and status Gender Inequality
The biological and anatomical differences distinguishing females from males. Sex
Social expectations about behavior deemed appropriate for the members of each sex Gender
The process of developing the behaviors, thoughts, and emotions associated with a particular gender. Gender Typing
Invisible barrier that prevents women from advancing to the top jobs in organizations Glass ceiling
The forcing of nonconsensual vaginal, oral, or anal intercourse. Rape
Form of feminist theory that thinks gender inequality is caused by unequal access to civil rights and certain social resources, such as education and employment, based on sex. Liberal feminism
Unwelcome and demeaning sexually related behavior makes an intimidating and offensive work environment Hostile work environment
Members of early women's movements who pressed for equal voting rights for women and men. Suffragettes
The intentional killing of a newborn. Female babies are more likely than male babies to be murdered in cultures that devalue women. Infanticide

Psychology chapter 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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 AND EMOTIONAL HEALTH TERMINOLOGY Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Ability of a substance or object to spring back into shape. 1
Confidence in one's own worth or abilities. SELF-ESTEEM
A sense of resolution or conclusion. CLOSURE
A feeling of worry. ANXIETY
The state or experince of being isolated from a group. ALIENATION
The ability to do something sucessful. COMPETENCE
Deep sorrow. GRIEF
Feeling of severe despondency and dejection. DEPRESSION
Hostile behavior. HOSTILITY
A chemical or biological agent. STRESSOR
Expression of deep sorrow for someone. MOURNING
A mark of disgrace associated with a particular situation, quality or person STIGMA
Lack of interest or concern. APATHY
A person looked to by others as an example to be imitated. ROLE MODEL
Normal psychological stress interpreted as being beneficial for the experiencer. EUSTRESS
Ability to understand and share the feelings of another. EMPATHY
Feelings of pity and sorrow for someone else's misfortune. SYMPATHY
The mental and moral qualities distinctive to an individual. CHARACTER
The quality of being honest and having strong moral principles. INTEGRITY
Extreme anxiety, sorrow, or pain. DISTRESS
The fulfillment of one's talents and potentialities. SELF ACTUALIZATION