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resources for the study of human mental processes and behavior

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    A Biblical and Psychological Comparative Study of Self-Concept Lifelong
    Reinecke endeavors "to use psychological and Biblical definitions and understandings of the self-concept in an attempt to suggest possible ways to the Christian teacher to better understand and aid himself and his students in developing healthy self-concepts,...

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    An Adventist Approach to Teaching Psychology Tertiary-Lifelong
    This article explores why and how psychology should be taught in Adventist higher education. "The ultimate goal is to help students develop a character that reflects the humility, kindness, and love of Jesus" (p39). Guiding principles for the teaching...

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    An Attitude - Which One Would You Like? Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "It’s encouraging to know that we don’t have to be victims of circumstance. We have a choice of our attitude responses, and it truly is a benefit to us that we do."

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    AU Educational Psychology: Assessment of Children Tertiary-Lifelong
    Rudi Bailey's course outlines for Andrews University Educational & Counseling Psychology courses: Assessment of Children; Psychological Development: Growth Years; Psychological Development: Life Span;

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    B F Skinner's Theory and Education - a Christian Critique Tertiary-Lifelong
    Tayo looks at the life of behavioral psychologist Skinner and the circumstances that shaped his idea. Tayo goes on to examine Skinners' theoretical framework as it relates to education. Lastly, Tayo sets forth a "Christian response to the theory as it...

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    Carl Roger's View of Personal Wholeness - An Evaluation and Critique from a Christian Perspective Tertiary-Lifelong
    Lamberton identifies and compares Christianity and humanistic psychology, which are "two conceptions of meaning that have been especially influential in contemporary culture." This paper was presented at the 10th Institute of Christian Teaching.

  • CPP - Consulting Psychologists Press Grade 9-Lifelong
    CPP's "mission is to become the leading provider of tools and services that promote healthy human development to inform, inspire, and empower individuals and organizations worldwide." "Among CPP's world-renowned brands are the Myers-Briggs Type...

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    Created in the Image of God: - A Christian View of Human Personality Tertiary-Lifelong
    Huges explores some of the areas of contact between human personality theory and the Christian understanding of the image of God. This paper was presented at the 2nd Institute of Christian Teaching.

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    Emotional Intelligence - A Biblical Understanding Tertiary
    "Those who are ultimately successful will not only tell each other the truth, but they will also be telling themselves the truth."

  • Finding Information about Psychological Tests Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The APA Science Directorate answers hundreds of calls and emails each year from persons trying to locate the right test or find more information about psychological tests. APA neither sells nor endorses testing instruments, but it does provide guidance...

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    Human Nature and the Human Predicament - A Comparison of Views of Modern Psychologies and Biblical Faith Tertiary-Lifelong
    This paper gives an overview of several historical trends in psychology and provides an evaluation and critique from a Biblical perspective. Topics include: The centrality of values in the practice of psychotherapy; Psychological perspectives of human nature...

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    NCF Psychology for Christian Living Tertiary-Lifelong
    Find practical articles for classes on marriage and family, children, relationships, emotions, disorders, and counseling. "Psychology for Living is the website of the Narramore Christian Foundation, a Christian mental health organization dedicated to...

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    Phineas Gage - A Gruesome but True Story about Brain Science - Daily Lesson Guide and Trade Book Grade 7-Grade 8
    NAD Pathways Grade 8 selection forTheme 3: Living Things. Science writer John Fleischman uses a clipped, engaging expository style to tell the incredible story of Phineas Gage, a railroad construction foreman, who survived eleven years after an accident in...

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    Psychological Theories of Religious Development - A Seventh-day Adventist Perspective Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This paper summarizes some stage theories of religious development which are rooted in the Piagetian tradition. Some of the assumptions and presuppositions of R. Goldman, D. Elkind, J. Fowler, F. Oser are discussed. On the basis of exploratory studies...

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    Psychology Through the Eyes of Faith Grade 11-Lifelong
    Discover the links with faith and the science of psychology in this dialogue between Christianity and psychology. Christian psychologists, professors and authors Myers and Jeeves discuss major findings of current psychology with both theological and psychological...

  • Resources on Raising Resilient Children Kindergarten-Lifelong
    In addition to providing links to resource information on raising and teaching children with ADD/ADHD, exceptional and gifted children, and children with other developmental/learning disorders, this site offers links to educational projects, homework help,...

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    Seven Secrets of Mental Power in the Writings of Ellen G. White Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The examination of the 'seven secrets' has shown that the revelations given to Ellen White regarding the concept of mental power are practical, scientifically reasonable, and, in general, ahead of her time."

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    Shattered by Death, Strengthened by Hope - A Christian Perspective of Grief Tertiary-Lifelong
    Roberts reminds that grief is necessary for mental well-being. For Christians "the resurrection provides an ending point for grief" because Christ is the one who holds the keys of death and the grave. "Christian health care workers need to understand...

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    Sociobiology - Why Do Humans Behave as They Do? Grade 11-Tertiary
    The Bible and evolutionary biology differ in their answers to this question. In sociobiology theory, right or wrong behavior doesn't exist in a moral sense, only behavioral strategies with differing effects on inclusive fitness. Sociobiology may be considered...

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    Taming Children's Terror 0-2 years-Grade 8
    Kay Kuzma presents 10 practical ways parents and teachers can address the fear children experience during times of terror, tragedy, or uncertainty. This is a helpful resource article published by Signs of the Times after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack.

  • The American Institute of Stress Grade 5-Lifelong
    Dedicated to advancing understanding of the role of stress in health and illness, and the nature and important of mind-body relationships. Learn about Hans Selye and the birth of stress, job stress, stress congresses, stress bulletins, archives and newsletter...

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    The Bible and Psychology Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Psychology gets into trouble, from a Seventh-day Adventist (SDA) viewpoint, when it attempts to explain why humans develop and change as they do. Evolution undergirds the focus of mainstream psychology. The sin problem does not figure in any explanations...

  • Theories and Approaches to Social Learning Theory Tertiary-Lifelong
    Hosted by the Resource Center for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention (ReCAPP), this web page offers an overview of Social Learning Theory, a definition and rationale, a breakdown of major concepts, a case study, guidelines of how to use Social Learning Theory...

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    Toward An Integrated Philosophy of Student Counseling in Seventh-day Adventist Colleges and Universities Tertiary-Lifelong
    Brown offers "a philosophy counseling that will guide both those who teach and those who practice counseling in Seventh-day Adventist colleges and universities." This paper was presented at the 14th Institute of Christian Teaching.

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    Towards an Adventist Paradigm in Psychology Tertiary-Lifelong
    Ouro looks at constructing an Adventist psychology which takes "the best of Adventist thought and contemporary psychology, without sacrificing either good science or what God has revealed about human beings and the ways He would have us relate to Him...

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    Understanding Your Temperament: A Self-Analysis with a Christian Viewpoint Grade 11-Lifelong
    "This booklet discusses temperament--the inherited part of personality--and the role it plays in an individual's moral and spiritual development, academic performance, vocational choice, popularity, memory, and ability to concentrate. The four temperament...

  • You Can Handle Them All Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The Master Teacher's online resource for managing student behavior - adapted from the bestselling You Can Handle Them All book. It is a discipline model for handling over 100 different misbehaviors at school or home. This site shares a step-by-step...