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A culture designed to make you feel like shit

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Comment by dr.n.ashokkumar on November 5, 2010 at 9:01pm
does psychiatry survive without god and religion
Comment by Kevin Ray Smith on June 14, 2010 at 10:48pm
Howdy! Does anyone here dig REBT, and CBT, and Behavior therapy? Of course, I do love all areas of psychology, but these three are my favs.
Comment by Jennifer Nicole on June 10, 2010 at 4:53pm
My instructor just had a baby. She has already conditioned her son to feed whenever she sings "Ding dong the witch is dead" and to sleep when she sings another song. For some reason, he likes heavy rock/metal music, though. XD
Comment by Ben Gold on June 3, 2010 at 5:23pm
Ian, although I don't know too much about the "Mozart effect" specifically, I've heard from several different people that although music definitely has beneficial (and even therapeutic) effects, playing classical music for a developing baby in utero is not going to do much more than train that baby to prefer that music. The reason this study has gotten so much attention, from what I understand, is because it was among the first showing that music could be more than petty entertainment. Now a lot more is known about that kind of thing (for example, I hope to ultimately research the uses of music therapy for Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases), and while there are tons of incredibly exciting results to read about, the "Mozart effect" isn't necessarily one of them. But again, it's not my expertise, and that's just what I've read and heard from the people I've read and heard.
Comment by Amy on June 3, 2010 at 9:31am
is anyone familiar with evolutionary psychology?
Comment by Ian Mason on June 3, 2010 at 12:03am
Hi Ben. Music cognition sounds interessting. Any opinions on the "Mozart effect" debate?
Comment by Ben Gold on June 2, 2010 at 8:08pm
Hey everyone! I'm a 3rd-year cognitive neuroscience major planning on getting a Ph.D. in music cognition... not exactly psychology I know but everything about the brain/mind is fascinating!
Comment by Black Magick Woman on April 13, 2010 at 7:40pm
That sounds fascinating, I dunno if I'd be able to mentally handle it though. Course, I plan on being in couples/marriage/sex counseling and sex education, so I'm sure I'll have my own headaches to look forward to lol.
Comment by Jennifer Nicole on April 13, 2010 at 1:50am
Black Magick, I'm also highly fascinated by human sexuality. I'm focusing on forensics with the intention of working in prisons, but I'd love to specialize in serial rapists, especially since it frequently eventually does escalate into murder.
Comment by Black Magick Woman on April 8, 2010 at 11:54pm
Psychology undergrad here, hope to go all the way to getting a doctorate, with emphasis in human sexuality.
 

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