Psychology

#115 – Children & Generosity

#115 – Children & Generosity

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: click Based on research by Rushton, J.. Written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. Does your child ever fight or complain about having to share something with their siblings [...]

#114 – Memory Lane

#114 – Memory Lane

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: click Based on research by Gino, F., & Desai, S. D.. Written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. Did you know that thinking of a good memory from your [...]

#113 – Food Dudes eat veggies

#113 – Food Dudes eat veggies

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: click Based on research by Wengreen, H.J., et al. Written by Katie Kavanaugh, MS, BCBA. Fruits and Veggies…. YUCK! Are you ready to hear, “give me some broccoli!!!!”? [...]

#112 – Body Image & Eating Disorders

#112 – Body Image & Eating Disorders

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: click Based on research by Jansen, A. et al. Written by Kyle Piecora, M.S. Why do those with eating disorders feel fat and unattractive, and loath their bodies? [...]

#111 – Walking and Creative Thinking

#111 – Walking and Creative Thinking

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: click Based on research by Oppezzo & Schwartz. written by Kyle Piecora, M.S. Having a hard time solving a problem or thinking about a project?  Go for a [...]

#110 – Gossip & Popularity

#110 – Gossip & Popularity

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: click Based on research by the American Psychological Association. Adapted by Juanita N Baker, Ph.D.. Do elementary school children use gossip differently from high schoolers? Psychologists Cillessen [...]

#109 – Gossip & Social Exclusion

#109 – Gossip & Social Exclusion

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: click Based on research by the American Psychological Association. Adapted by Juanita N Baker, Ph.D.. What is the impact on children being rejected by their peers? A [...]

Exciting New Criminal Justice Courses!

Exciting New Criminal Justice Courses!

Florida Tech Online is adding some new courses for the Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice! The first course, CRM 3610 Criminal Justice and the Media is a required course for the 2014-2015 catalog year, and [...]

#108 Get Excited Instead of Anxious!

#108 Get Excited Instead of Anxious!

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: click Based on research by Brooks, 2013, written by Kyle Piecora, M.S. Anxiety is an inevitable human emotion.  Are there ways of tricking ourselves into not feeling anxious? [...]

#107 – Measuring Pain

#107 – Measuring Pain

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: sound Based on research by Kerns, R.D., Turk, D.C., & Rudy, T.E.. Adapted by Juanita N Baker, Ph.D.. How do we measure psychological factors not observable by [...]