IB Psych

Application of Knowledge: Designing a Treatment approach

Application of Knowledge: Designing a Treatment approach

You have learned about etiological theories in regard to depression as well as approaches to treatment. Now its time that you apply your knowledge to the real world situation of designing a treatment approach for a patient. You can find the ASSIGNMENT LINKED HERE

An  Inquiry into Depressive Etiology

An Inquiry into Depressive Etiology

Understanding the etiology of a disorder is of massive importance because it informs the course of treatment as well as possible preventative measures. In order to better understand depressive etiology, engage in this INQUIRY INTO DEPRESSIVE ETIOLOGY DEBATE

Sane In Insane Places: Understanding the most famous study of Validity in diagnosis

Sane In Insane Places: Understanding the most famous study of Validity in diagnosis

Sane in Insane places (1973) is the most famous study on validity in psychology. The study conducted by David Rosenhan was both a field experiment as well as a covert participant observation. It had two aims: (1) to identify if false positive diagnoses would be […]

Wow. I know nothing

Wow. I know nothing

Yea. Summer’s tough on us all! But no fear, this collaborative, creative and colorful review activity linked HERE will get you up to speed real quick!

Social Psych Jeopardy !

Social Psych Jeopardy !

Review with your friends by playing some Social Psychology Jeopardy!! Linked HERE Justin Beiber Loves Jeopardy!

Culture Quiz!

Culture Quiz!

Culture QUIZ !!! HERE

PBL: A research based application: Increasing belonging at school

PBL: A research based application: Increasing belonging at school

This activity will require you to create a proposal for our prinipal and director in which you provide a a research based rationalization and action plan in regard to increasing a sense of belonging among students at our school! Link to activity here!   

Understanding the Importance of Belonging

Understanding the Importance of Belonging

The KEY takeaway in Social Psychology is the innate need to belong. This desire to be a part of groups has a profound impact on our behaviour in both positive and negative ways. Use the linked investigative learning activity below in order to acquire research […]

Analysis: Understanding how to extract knowledge from research

Analysis: Understanding how to extract knowledge from research

It is important that you are able to read peer reviewed research and understand knowledge contained within. Research can be intimidating because of all the big words, data; tables and other obfuscating details. However this activity is designed to make you a psychology detective, get […]