Category: Psychology

Effects of Red Color on Mental States

Effects of Red Color on Mental States

A mental state is a state of mind, like love, hate, pleasure, pain, belief, hope, fear, etc. The psychology of color is based on the mental and emotional effects colors have on people in all facets of life and it relates to two main categories: warm and cool. Warm colors, such as red, yellow and…

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About Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment

About Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment

How the Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment violated the American Psychological Association’s ethical principle for research with human participants The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment was an infamous case conducted between 1932 and 1972 in Tuskegee, Alabama by the U.S. Public Health Service. The study was the natural movement of untreated syphilis in poor, country Black men who thought…

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Labels and Labeling for Psychological Disorders

Labels and Labeling for Psychological Disorders

Pros and Cons on labels for Psychological Disorders Labeling is the standard approach in psychiatry and the foundation for psychiatric treatment, and although widespread, is not universally accepted in all professional communities. Labels aren’t exactly unique to the practice of psychology. Humanity had been labeling items and individuals for decades as a means of simplifying…

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Children’s Health

Children’s Health

Children in the States – NEW JERSEY “Although the majority of New Jersey’s children have access to health coverage, that does not guarantee enrollment in coverage, which can jeopardize their education and their future. In 2013, 89.2 percent of eligible children participated in NJ FamilyCare or FamilyCare, New Jersey’s Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). In…

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