Tag: ibpsych

Neurotransmitters Understood

Neurotransmitters Understood

Use this graphic organizer linked HERE to aide in your investigation into neurotransmitters!

Using the Question Formulation Technique (QFT) to investigate bio&social factors of behaviour

Using the Question Formulation Technique (QFT) to investigate bio&social factors of behaviour

Use THIS LINK to a PADLET that outlines the process of QFT and contains your Question Formulation Prompt, “Free Will Does Not Exist” and start asking questions to aide your understanding !!

Understanding Correlation vs. Causation

Understanding Correlation vs. Causation

THE REPORTED HEALTH BENEFITS OF DRINKING MODERATE AMOUNTS OF RED WINE HAVE BEEN WIDELY REPORTED IN THE NEWS OVER THE PAST DECADE.   Research in Support of Red Wine Being Good for Your Health THE QUESTION OF COURSE IS WHAT IS IT ABOUT WINE DRINKING THAT INCREASES OUR HEALTH? […]

Paper 3 Party !!!

Paper 3 Party !!!

Download the Specimen Paper 3 from the IB and complete for homework! We’ll discuss next class !!

What I have learned

What I have learned

Make a copy of the learning helper, WHAT I’VE LEARNED and work with your group to reflect on the past two years!

Party! Flashcard making party food signup here ya’ll!

Party! Flashcard making party food signup here ya’ll!

Sign up to bring food etc. to our Flashcard Making Party HERE

Application of Knowledge: Designing a Health Promotion PSA !

Application of Knowledge: Designing a Health Promotion PSA !

You’re lucky; you got to take IB psychology and learn all about BioPsychoSocial factors of healthy living and the risk factors associated with unhealthy living! But now you have to DO something with that knowledge! your task (assigned linked below) is to create a research […]

Understanding Models of Healthy Behaviour; and practicing critical thinking in an IB context

Understanding Models of Healthy Behaviour; and practicing critical thinking in an IB context

The goal of psychology is to use the discipline’s body of knowledge to increase human happiness and wellness thus it is important to understand how we can leverage that knowledge to do so. Health Behaviour Models are one way of understanding the elements of human […]

Debunking Depression: Myth #1 — Depression looks like this

Debunking Depression: Myth #1 — Depression looks like this

Contrary to what your System 1 tells you, depression does not LOOK like any one thing. There is no phenotype of depression. To help you appreciate this fact, read the incredibly sad story of Madison Holleran HERE As you read the article on Madison’s Story, […]

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 […]