We found 176 reviewed resources for psychological problems
The Psychology Behind Irrational Decisions
5 mins 10th - Higher Ed
Heuristics? Prospect Theory? Behavioral Economics? Who would have thought so much research has gone into studying approaches to problem solving and decision making. This short video takes a look at the psychology behind decision making.
The Difference Between Classical and Operant Conditioning
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Learn about the difference between two central concepts in behavioral psychology: classical and operant conditioning. Viewers are presented with images and clear narration explaining the two processes that result in learning, and...
Why Facts Don't Convince People (and what you can do about it)
3 mins 9th - 12th
Birthers. Fake news. Terms all too familiar in the 21st century. Why is it that even when presented with facts it is impossible to convince some people that their opinions are wrong? Check out a short video that examines the psychology...
The Effect of Math Anxiety on Cardiovascular Homeostasis
9th - 12th
Using a pulse monitor, learners will measure a resting pulse, take a math test, and then measure the pulse again. They analyze the change in pulse and compare it to performance on the test. This multi-purpose lesson can be used in a...
Inside the Minds of Animals
5 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Is it instinct and intelligence that divide animals from humans? What are they really thinking, and how do we define that? Check out this great video that discusses everything from Descartes' thoughts on the topic and Darwinian evolution...
If You're Not Part of the Solution, You're Part of the Problem
4th - 5th
Young scholars explore human psychology by participating in class role-play activities. In this anti-bullying lesson, students discuss the responsibility they have to report bullying of their fellow classmates. Young scholars read...