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A school of thought that maintains that behaviors can be described scientifically without recourse either to internal physiological events or to hypothetical constructs such as the mind.
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For questions about systematic patterns of deviation in judgment from normative decision-theoretic expectations.
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a model of personality which posits that people's traits vary on five broad dimensions. The five factors are neuroticism, extraversion, agreeableness, conscientiousness, and openness t…
For questions about the effects of facilitating monitoring of physiological functioning, and the processes that underpin this monitoring.
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For questions regarding the psychological basis of this disease featuring periodic bouts of mania and depression, its treatment, and pharmacological treatments for the condition
For questions about body language and other empirically grounded forms of nonverbal communication.
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For questions about direct brain-computer interfacing (BCI), such as methods allowing disabled people to control a computer via an EEG.
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For questions about the physiological and embryological foundations of neural development
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For questions on traumatic or congenital injury to the central nervous system.
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For questions about exercises that aim to improve the functioning of the brain or general intellectual, perceptual or motor capacities in a relatively short period of time. Note that the presence of t…
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For questions about neural oscillation patterns, such as the delta (1–4 Hz), theta (4–8 Hz), alpha (8–13Hz), beta (13–30 Hz) or gamma (30–70 Hz) waves, and their associations with behavior.
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The systematic organization of stimuli, cognitive processes, or theory; also, categorical models
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For questions specific to applying the theoretical aspects of psychology to therapeutic settings in both assessments and psychotherapy
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The creation of rationale to alleviate psychological discomfort caused by the evidence presented by facts that contradict beliefs and ideas that the individual is reluctant to reevaluate.
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For questions about models and theoretical idealizations of cognitive processes in humans or other animals. Examples include computational, mathematical, and conceptual models.
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For questions regarding the study of the underlying neural substrates of cognition, especially those at the crossroads of psychology and neurobiology
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For questions focusing on the interaction of many internal mental processes. If your question involves only one of memory, attention, language, decision-making, or perception then use the associated …
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For questions about the psychology of getting large or small groups together to perform a task.
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For questions regarding the underpinnings of the perception of color by the brain.
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For questions about an individual's level or attachment or devotion to another person or organization.
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For questions regarding the exchange of messages through multiple modalities and disorders of these abilities such as speech-language pathology.
For questions about comparing human cognition to non-human animal cognition.
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For questions about modeling processes from cognitive and neurobiological theories via algorithms and computer simulations, and also about confirming experimental results with theoretical/statistical …
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For questions about the ability for humans or animals to control their level of attention to a stimulus.
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For questions about the systematic modification of behavior in response to external stimuli (classical conditioning) or as a consequence of own behavior (operant conditioning).
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For questions about the degree of certainty an individual has about some quantity or quality.
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An approach to cognitive science that models mental/behavioral phenomena as an emergent process of interconnected networks of simple units.
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For questions that have to do with a sense of being awake and aware in the literal sense, but also those having to do with the nature of the mind and the formation of the individual.
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The study of consumer behavior: why and how people making purchasing decisions.
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Questions about the psychology and neuroscience of creativity.