Tag Archives: 'Psychology Science Minute'

#125 – What Happend to the Cool Kids?

#125 – What Happend to the Cool Kids?

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/125-141-Whatever-Happened-To-The-Cool-Kids.mp3 Based on research by Allen, J., et al, 2014, written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. Do you remember the ‘cool’ kids from middle school? The ones everyone considered [...]

#122 – Bragging Rights

#122 – Bragging Rights

Please click here to listen to WFIT minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/122-140-Bragging-Rights.mp3 Based on research by Tamir, D., & Mitchell, J., 2012, written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. Have you ever been in a conversation with someone who only wanted [...]

#121 – Moral Story Time

#121 – Moral Story Time

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/121-139-Moral-Story-Time.mp3 Based on research by Lee, K., et al 2014, written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. Many childhood stories are written to include an overall lesson, in hopes of [...]

#120 – Sleep Deficits and Harm

#120 – Sleep Deficits and Harm

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/120-138-Sleep-Deficits-Harm.mp3 Based on research by Dinges, et al., 1988; Dinges, et al., 1997, , adapted by Juanita N Baker, Ph.D. Are you surprised that a single treatment improves [...]

#119 – Stranger or Acquaintance Rape?

#119 – Stranger or Acquaintance Rape?

Please Click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/119-136-Resist-Acquaintance-Rape.mp3 Based on research by Hickman & Muehlenhard, 1997, Tark & Kleck 2014, written by Juanita N Baker, Ph.D. What precautions can you take to prevent from being [...]

#108 Get Excited Instead of Anxious!

#108 Get Excited Instead of Anxious!

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/108-123-Get-Excited-Instead-of-Anxious.mp3 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 [...]

#106 – Concussion Recovery & Prior Concussion

#106 – Concussion Recovery & Prior Concussion

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: title in Based on research by Tracey Covassin et al, 2008. Written by Kyle Piecora, M.S. If you have already had a concussion, are you more susceptible to [...]

#105 – Marriage & Training

#105 – Marriage & Training

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/105-120-Marriage-and-Training.mp3 Based on research by Rogge et al, 2013. Written by Kyle Piecora, M.S.. Can psychological intervention help the alarming rate of divorce in our country? Dr. Ron [...]

#88 – Polygraphs & Lies

#88 – Polygraphs & Lies

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: Track #88 – Polygraphs & Lies Based on research by the American Psychological Association, adapted by Juanita N Baker, Ph.D.. What’s The Truth About Lie Detectors?  Courts, [...]