cognitive

apps to psych py1

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  • Created by: Shaheen
  • Created on: 27-03-11 16:28

Positive evaluation

 + Like the behaviourists it is a scientific method... + Provided explanations for more complex behaviours such as memory and problem solving which cannot be explained in terms of behaviourists principles of stimulus and response... + Cognitive therapy has proved useful in the treatment of mental disorders and reshaping the clients irrational thought processes...

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Negative Evaluation

 Over simplistic to compare humans to computers e.g. humans have emotions and humanistic approach claim we have free will... - Experiments lack ecological validity … - Ignores biological processes and these cannot be ignored... - It is also not one integrated theory but many ...

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Its far too small :P

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