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Psychology in health & medicine

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Psychology in health & medicine (C840): The application of psychology to physiological and physical well-being.

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Link Hofling et al.'s (1966) Study of Obedience on SimplyPysychology

Summary of Hofling et al.'s (1966) hospital study of obedience, as presented on the SimplyPsychology site by Saul McLeod, a Psychology Lecturer at...

Psychology, social, psychosocial, obedience, ethics view
Link "Is Autism an extreme of the male brain?" A lecture by Simon Baron-Cohen

This is a Stockholm Psychiatry Lecture given by Professor Simon Baron-Cohen of Cambridge University, entitled "Is Autism an extreme of the male...

Gender, autism, aspergers, Brain, brain scanning, empathy view
Link SPSS One-Way ANOVA Youtube Tutorial

The purpose and method of a one- and two-way Analysis of Variance (ANOVA) are explained in this Youtube tutorial. The link has music over it - you...

statistics, research methods, Psychology, ANOVA, analysis of variance, one-way, two-way, data view
Link Classical Psychology: Eysenck Discussing the Biological Basis of Personality in 1980

This clip is of Prof. Hans Eysenck (1916-1997) giving a St Göran lecture held in 1980 outlining his famous theory, "Biological Bases of...

personality, eysenck, extroversion, introverts, levels of arousal, Brain, individual difference view
Link Visual Phenomena & Optic Illusions

A list of the most common visual phenomena and optic/visual illusions, commonly studied in perception. Most of these effects have their basis in...

biopsychology, vision, Perception, visual illusions, illusion, visual cortex, cortex, Hermann's grid view
Link Allpsych - the Virtual Psychology Classroom

AllPsych is dedicated to the education of psychology and this is a link to the website which contains a number of useful materials and references...

virtual classroom, Reference, quizzes, research methods view
Link What Happens When Things Go Wrong - Youtube Clip

Professor Paul Bloom, Yale University, gives a lecture on psychopathology. He discusses the various ways of defining mental illness before...

Psychology, abnormal psychology, psychopathology, Schizophrenia, personality disorders, anxiety disorders, dissociative disorders view
Link Joseph LeDoux Lecture on "Our Emotional Brains"

"Our Emotional Brains" - delivered by Professor Joseph LeDoux, was the third Copernicus Center Lecture.

The 2011 Copernicus Center Lecture...

Brain, emotions, Neuroscience, limbic system, homeostasis, neurotransmission, threat, brain surgery view
Link "Dopamine: the two-faced molecule behind addiction and Parkinson's disease". Short documentary

This short documentary presented by Prof. Fred Toates of the Open University, explores the role of dopamine in human behaviour, specifically in...

addiction, Psychology, dopamine, reward, stimulus, Parkinson's disease, bipolar disorder, mania view
Link Types of Reliability

Research Methods Knowledge Base page from the Web Center for Social Research Methods (Cornell University) introduces the major forms of...

reliability, Validity, statistics view
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