Psychic Healing and Psychic Mediumship Essay Plan

Here's an essay plan on the subject of psychic healing and psychic mediumship. Use it if you want, I chose these studies/explanations as they had the most to write on. When writing essays in psych remember about breadth and dept, 200 words approx for AO1 and 400 approx for AO2/3.


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Psychic Healing and Psychic Mediumship

1. Psychic healing- any method used to alleviate health problems by purely mental
means, can be conducted face-to-face, over the telephone or from a distance,
methods-faith healing and laying on hands (therapeutic touch).

2. Research supporting psychic healing- Wirth-patients wounds were treated with
either TT…

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10. Critical Point 2: There is an alternative explanation for why people could guess which
hand was being used. Long argues that the reason for this was due to the ability to
detect heat from the experimenter's hand. Therefore, this undermines research that
supports therapeutic touch.

11. Critical Point 1:…


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