introduction

  1. K

    Introducing myself

    Hi guys! i am a new member starting today. I have been searching, high and low for a great psychology forum and this, is the one that passed my expectations. Anyhow, Thank you for accepting me and I hope to talk with you guys around the forums. I love MUSIC so much. Photography, Drawing...
  2. duc

    Time for my introduction thread...

    Hello everyone, my name is John. I'm probably one of the most laid back people you will ever meet, absolutely love learning and community. Like most people, I was first introduced to psychology when I took some classes in college, and over the years, I've continued to enjoy learning more about...
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    Introduction to the psychopathic life

    Introduction to the psychopathic life It is estimated that 5% of us are psychopaths. But 95% of people completely misunderstand what a psychopath is. Psychopaths are the good guys. Psychopathy isn't a disease, it's a choice -- a choice to be free. We are fearless and we follow our own private...
  4. S

    Self introduction and website announcement

    Hello everyone. My name is Slothrop. I run a non-profit chat forum similar to this one at BYOBuddha-dot-org. I can't type the proper URL in because the Spam detector will catch it, but you can figure it out. It tries to combine mental health and Buddhism in a way that is understandable to a...
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    An introduction to Humanistic Psychology

    Humanistic Psychology Humanistic psychology is a school of psychology that emerged in the 1950s in reaction to both behaviorism and psychoanalysis. It is explicitly concerned with the human dimension of psychology and the human context for the development of psychological theory. These matters...
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    A brief introduction to Eating Disorders

    According to the royal college of psychiatrists, one in every hundred secondary school girls has full blown anorexia, one in every fifty women aged fifteen to forty five have bulimia. There are huge pressures coming from a variety of sources for modern men and women to strive for perfection...
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    Introduction to bipolar disorder

    Introduction to bipolar disorder Patients may have some periods of depression or mania, or have mixed manic and depressive symptoms, or unusual or abnormal behaviour, with the pattern described below. Periods of mania with: * increased energy and activity * elevated mood or irritability *...
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    brief introduction to psychotic disorders

    this is a very brief introduction to the very complex subject of psychosis acute psychotic disorders an acute psychotic episode may involve strange and frightening behaviour such as withdrawal, suspiciousness, self-neglect and threats. families or professionals (such as schools and social...