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from PSYC 200: Introduction to Psychology [Fall 2013]
by Christopher R Grace
November 20, 2013
Dr. Chris Grace discusses psychological disorders. He gives the percentage of people affected by psychological disorders and poles his class to see what their own experience has been with these iss...
November 20, 2013
Dr. Chris Grace discusses anxiety, a very common psychological disorder, as well as some of its more rare variants. He defines anxiety and explains anxiety disorder, phobias, and obsessive compulsi...
November 18, 2013
Dr. Chris Grace discusses human personality. He explains how it is defined and studied by psychologists and some of the tools psychologists use to measure it. Dr. Grace shares the significance of p...
November 11, 2013
Dr. Chris Grace discusses the mental and bodily processes of human emotions. He explains that facial expression is used both to communicate and receive emotions. Dr. Grace describes the six primary...
November 6, 2013
Dr. Chris Grace explains how memories are created, stored, and recalled in the human mind. He describes the plasticity of memory and shares a number of stories that demonstrate memories being creat...
October 30, 2013
Dr. Chris Grace describes classical conditioning and its modern applications. He explains how classical conditioning is used to train animals and discusses the experiments of Pavlov. Dr. Grace shar...
October 23, 2013
Dr. Chris Grace discusses dreaming and the variety of theories that exist to explain why dreams happen. He also explains numerous sleep disorders and how they can be treated. Dr. Grace also discuss...
October 22, 2013
Dr. Chris Grace explains the purpose and function of sleep as well as the effects of sleep deprivation. He discusses the various stages of sleep and shares how the body responds to a lack of a part...
October 21, 2013
Dr. Chris Grace speaks about the various levels of consciousness that humans experience. He describes the cycles that the brain regulates in the body and how often these generally occur. Dr. Grace ...
by Mike Sanborn
October 17, 2013
Mike Sanborn discusses the "zombie functions" of the human brain. He explains that many of the actions people take are engrained, automatic behaviors. Sanborn says that these deep habits can be hab...