Psychology

#134 – Road Rage Treatment

#134 – Road Rage Treatment

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/134-150-Road-Rage-Treatment.mp3 Based on research by Deffenbacher, J. L., Filetti, L. B., Lynch, R. S., Dahlen, E. R., & Oetting, E. R. (2002). Galovski, T.E.; Blanchard, E.B.; Malta, L.S.; [...]

#133 – Road Rage Characteristics

#133 – Road Rage Characteristics

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/133-149-Roadrage-Characters.mp3 Based on research by Deffenbacher, J.L., Deffenbacher, D.M., Lynch, R.S., & Richards, T.L. (2003) from the American Psychological Association,  adapted by Juanita N Baker, Ph.D. What is [...]

#132 – It’s a Wonderful Life

#132 – It’s a Wonderful Life

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/132-148-Its-A-Wonderful-Life.mp3 Based on research by Koo, et al 2008, written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. Can you put yourself in a good mood?   Thinking about a positive event [...]

I/O Psychology Awards Alumnus of the Year

I/O Psychology Awards Alumnus of the Year

Jim Taylor, M.S. I/O Psychology 1989, was awarded the College of Psychology and Liberal Arts Outstanding Alumni Award for 2014. Jim is currently Senior Vice President and Managing Director of Career Partners International – Florida & [...]

#131 – Alcohol and Feeling Attractive

#131 – Alcohol and Feeling Attractive

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/131-146-Alcohol-Feeling-Attractive.mp3   Based on research by Bègue, Laurent, Bushman, B.J., Zerhouni, O., Subra, B., and Ourabah, M. (2013), written by Eleanor Fulton, Psy.D. Have you ever had a [...]

#130 – Cell Phone Intoxication

#130 – Cell Phone Intoxication

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/130-145-Cell-Phone-intoxication.mp3 Based on research by Strayer, D. L., Drews, F. A., & Crouch, D. J. (2006), written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. Do you ever talk on your cell [...]

#129 – Halloween & Fear Based Laws

#129 – Halloween & Fear Based Laws

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/129-93-Halloween-Fear-Based-laws.mp3 Based on research by Mark Chaffin, et al 2009, written by Juanita N Baker, Ph.D. Should laws be based on fear or research? Legislatures in many states [...]

#128 – Position with Power

#128 – Position with Power

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/128-144-Position-with-Power.mp3 Based on research by Carney, et al 2010, written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. Have you ever wanted to feel more powerful or confident?  Maybe you were about [...]

#127 – Personality Makes the Perfect Match!

#127 – Personality Makes the Perfect Match!

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/127-143-Personality-Makes-The-Perfect-Match.mp3 Based on research by Dyrenforth, et al 2010, written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. We use phrases such as “opposites attract” or “two of a kind” to describe [...]

#126 – Advertising and Child’s Age

#126 – Advertising and Child’s Age

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/126-142-Advertising-Affects-From-a-Developmental-Perspective.mp3 Based on research by Ferguson, C. J., Contreras, S., & Kilburn, M. (2013), written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. Is your child influenced by advertisements of expensive, sugary, [...]