PSY 605 Week 2 Discussion 1

PSY 605 Week 2 Discussion 1

19 May 0

I chose to talk about corporal punishment because it is an issue that tends to be a bit controversial in today’s society. Everyone has different views on how it should be dealt with. I am choosing to talk about the effect of physical punishment for children up to age 3. For this particular age Children […]

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PSY 605 Week 3 Discussion 1

PSY 605 Week 3 Discussion 1

08 October 0

For this week discussion, I chose to focus on the influence technology has on adolescents. The advancement of technology has increased dramatically in the past century, more and more people depend on technology for everyday functions. In this day and age, you can’t walk down the street without seeing people with their attention focused on […]

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PSY 605 week 5 discussion 1

PSY 605 week 5 discussion 1

07 October 0

There are many elder adults that are abused in one way or another. There are many ways that an elder can be abused. Physically, Mentally, financially, and neglection. “Elder abuse is a growing societal concern, affecting at least 1 in 10 older Americans. Researchers and practitioners alike consistently assert that a dramatic discrepancy exists between […]

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PSY605 week 5 discussion 1

PSY605 week 5 discussion 1

07 October 0

There are many elder adults that are abused in one way or another. There are many ways that an elder can be abused. Physically, Mentally, financially, and neglection. “Elder abuse is a growing societal concern, affecting at least 1 in 10 older Americans. Researchers and practitioners alike consistently assert that a dramatic discrepancy exists between […]

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Discussion 2: Ethics, Legality, Policies

Discussion 2: Ethics, Legality, Policies

07 October 0

Discussion 2 Ethics, Legality, Policies Early-childhood obesity has reached epidemic proportions, particularly among low-income, minority, urban children. One’s socioeconomic status is measured by occupation, education, income, wealth, and place of residence (dictionary.com 2013).  It has been found that lower socioeconomic status is associated with mortality, chronic and acute conditions, and self-rated health (Kennedy 1998). Adolescents in […]

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