Month: February 2018

Analyzing AA: Evaluating treatment programs

Analyzing AA: Evaluating treatment programs

Read the incredibly interesting Atlantic article titled, “The Irrationality of Alcoholics Anonymous” linked here: https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2015/04/the-irrationality-of-alcoholics-anonymous/386255/ While reading, fill out the following chart: AA Analyzed with the the goal of addressing the learning outcome, “Examine prevention strategies and treatments for substance abuse and addictive behavior”

The new science of addiction

The new science of addiction

Check out the study below by Nora Volkow et al. (2011):  http://www.pnas.org/content/108/37/15037.full This research aligns with much of the work Volkow has been doing for much of the past 15 years. Her goal is to treat addicts. Like everything in treatment, treatment is most effective […]

Where do we go from here? Understanding choices in the French Revolution

Where do we go from here? Understanding choices in the French Revolution

Utilizing pages 23 – 35 in your Choices text and each other as resources, complete the chart linked below: Where do we go from here

Exercise mitigates stress…but why?

Exercise mitigates stress…but why?

Utilize the resources below with the goal of answering the question posed by this post! Read this post from the American Psychological Association (APA) discussing the ways in which exercise can decrease the physiological effects of stress http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/exercise-stress.aspx Watch this quick discussion by Dr. Thompson at UCLA […]

Grendel Discussion Questions

Grendel Discussion Questions

Download GUIDED QUESTIONS for GRENDEL here: Grendel Guided Questions https://docs.google.com/document/d/130R9tPNZfIJzQ5d0AioM_IXok_yUiYGL8YQvG71-TEI/edit?usp=sharing