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    Minoring In Psychology To Be Exact...

    My major is in the Medical field and I wanted to minor in psychology to get a better understanding of the human psyche.  In addition, to help me in my further educate myself in the medical field.  
    lonewanderer lonewanderer 22-25, M 5 Responses Jul 1, 2010

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    My Passion.

    I'll become a clinical psychologist because its probably the only job that I'll stay passionate about. Researching common mental mysteries is the main reason I'm into this branch of psychology. I'm practically obsessed with statistics and research.
    CowgirlBebop CowgirlBebop 18-21, F Mar 19, 2012

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    Psychology

     since i was little i wanted to b an psychologist. the thought of helpin others with whats goin on in their head. helpin them solve their issues. thats what ima major in.
    AceMoni18 AceMoni18 18-21, F Jan 9, 2010

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    When I finally came open about my dad sexually

    abusing me, the police had taken me to my nan's where I lived ever since. I remember one of the days after the whole ordeal of police interviews, court dates etc, it's was very upsetting for me and I thought to myself, I would really like to help other victims who have been...
    BeautyOfSuffering BeautyOfSuffering 22-25, F Jul 12

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    Mental!!

    People around me have always told me I would make a good therapist, so around the age of 13, I decided I'd study Psychology instead of becoming a Vet. Now I've applied to university and have been accepted and I can't wait to learn about The Ways of The Mind. The Subconscience and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 8, 2010

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    I just finished my first personal statement draft for studying psychology in uni next year :) it's the most interesting subject there is that opens your mind in a way no other...
    minmins07 minmins07 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 27

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    Quattrone and Tversky’s Experiment - Self-Deception! People lie all the time even to themselves and surprisingly, it does work! This is the finding of the Quattrone and Tversky...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 5

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    I also accept the fact that a few people will hate me; & I'll hate them back. I'm a 2nd year & a few days ago at break in school another 2nd year got physical with me (with a few...
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    The Gilbert Experiment Daniel Gilbert together with his colleagues put to test both Rene Descartes’ and Baruch Spinoza’s beliefs on whether belief is automatic or is a...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F Dec 5

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    The Chameleon Effect - the Chartrand and Bargh Experiments Also called unintentional mirroring, the chameleon effect usually applies to people who are getting along so well, each...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F Dec 5

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    The Good Samaritan Experiment Most people, in the Western and Middle Eastern worlds, understand the story of the Good Samaritan, and how it relates to helping behaviour. In this...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F Dec 5

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    Wegner’s Dream Rebound Experiment According to studies, thoughts suppressed may resurface or express themselves in the future in the form of dreams. Psychologist Daniel M...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F Dec 5

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    Despite not taking my ADD medication, I managed to study 5 days ahead before a midterm for the first time in my life, and it greatly paid off. Today I got the result for my second...
    psychedelicblues psychedelicblues 18-21, F Dec 7

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    So much, that is what I am going to school for. I want to help people. The same way, I was helped. I want to apply what I have learned, in therapy, and share it with others. The...
    CreoleItalianwoman CreoleItalianwoman 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 22

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    Have you ever woken up and just knew it was going to be a bad day? Sure enough, you stub your toe, people at work seem to be in a bad mood, and negative things just seem to happen...
    saxappeal saxappeal 46-50, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    Try it and ask people to show the length of a meter without any help. Very likely the length will differ. Try and ask children the length of a meter - they will likely have no idea...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 51-55, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    It's just all so interesting to me and I can't wait to study some of it it in collage :)
    PsychologyNerd PsychologyNerd 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 6

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    I just applied to Ottawa U and Carleton(they are universities in Canada, I am Canadian) I applied for psychology and social work at Ottawa U and social work at Carleton. I hope to...
    avey10 avey10 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    hi everyone. i have been interested in psychology since i was diagnosed with disorganized schizophrenia. before i was diagnosed with it, i was diagnosed with psychosis nos but was...
    mstenorsaxplayer mstenorsaxplayer 18-21, F 2 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    Me & a friend from church are having bible study together for the first time :)) like she heard about all the problems & struggles I was going through . Soo she decided that we...
    Heyitsjalenn Heyitsjalenn 13-15, F Nov 23

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    Psychology says, the one’s that are hardest to love, are usually the ones who need it the most. (Source: Twitter)
    MFeisty MFeisty 41-45, F 5 Responses Nov 27

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    My mom was my study partner. I would generally spend the week getting a study ready for her and me to talk about on Saturday. It was nice for both of us; I learned how to be a...
    miryam57 miryam57 56-60, F 1 Response Nov 29

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    Attachment theory in psychology originates with the work of John Bowlby (1958). In the 1930’s John Bowlby worked as a psychiatrist in a Child Guidance Clinic in London, where he...
    saxappeal saxappeal 46-50, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    The problems shared by societies right now are world wide and interdisciplinary. So as well tend to be the options.� Don’t miss out on the opportunity to advance your world...
    Anthony6913uep8 Anthony6913uep8 31-35, M Dec 7

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    I'm about to go into my last week of studying abroad in France and I can't wait to get home. Everything I have read or heard about studying abroad says it's the best time ever and...
    rysac rysac 18-21, F Dec 12

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    I was studying the dressmaker education 13 years ago. I quit it cos i was ignored at class and i became health problems. Now later i feel that i miss this education. I allways...
    angel8i angel8i 31-35 1 Response Dec 3

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    I study for 2 hours after school and for 1 hour before school everyday :) I may cut my social life to get more time to study :o
    T055 T055 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 8

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    A quick run down of 100 things about me to bore the guts out of you. 1. You can call me Jill. 2. This is not going to be controversial. 3. There I said it. 4. I'm not married...
    Bumblebeat Bumblebeat 61-65, F 5 Responses Nov 29

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    I know... mine may not be as bad as everyone else's.... Over the years I've had a series of bad relationships and this time.... It felt good for a long time. We've had problems and...
    CherryBlossom28 CherryBlossom28 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 29

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    Im currently on a year out trying to do placements etc, my wish is to also travel but that can be hard with financial problems. Though I am going to Poland in January 2015 1 week...
    Jtravelgirl93 Jtravelgirl93 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    This is gonna sound like child's play, but even though me and my ex bf were together very shortly, and seldom communicated, it hurts going back to being alone..even more alone. And...
    Cece4 Cece4 18-21, F 18 hrs ago

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    I keep going back and forth with it... I want to but then there's these 2 people, my best friend and another guy I've been talking to.... But then there's these times I feel so...
    bigca1697 bigca1697 16-17, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    This year, like every year, my friends and I are going back home... This year, like every year, they bring the spoils of their triumphs.. But this year, unlike every year, I am...
    Quiche5 Quiche5 18-21, M 3 hrs ago

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    We have been together for 5 years and on the whole they have been great. He's an incredibly kind and loving person and we have so much fun together but I know that I'm just not in...
    Emmy2242 Emmy2242 26-30, F 58 mins ago

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    I'm studying forensic science and molecular biology and I love it!!
    sweetinjustice sweetinjustice 18-21, F Nov 23

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    i find it difficult to study while i am upset. i am just unable to separate my emotions and get my work done. and since i'm battling depression, i find it incredibly hard to...
    sana95 sana95 18-21, F Nov 29

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    Yes, well, I could go on and on. If only there wasn't that thing named "studying". There would be so much more time for fun things like video games.... and sleeping.
    KingdomQueen007 KingdomQueen007 18-21, F Dec 1

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    I HAVE to study abroad because I can't afford Uni in the UK.
    T055 T055 16-17, F Dec 4

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    Finally done with classes! Now if only I can bring myself to start studying... Lol
    lizygurl lizygurl 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 5

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    Again! After associate degree ,2015,I battle for a bachelor's degree!!! First need to take entrance exam ,then I can start studying ..3years..it means it would be 28...my age...
    Farmerwork Farmerwork 22-25, F Dec 7

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    I was thinking to continue my study. Prolly in MA TESL or MA Translation
    Jellybunny Jellybunny 22-25, F Dec 7

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    One of them is the bear, also referred to as Bruin (the phrase is pure Dutch). Folks were afraid of pronouncing the awful beast’s name and coined a euphemism (“the brown a...
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    Engage in Fullscreen The 1945 recording. I have loved this considering that I first listened to it over a double album back while in the 1970's termed merely The massive Bands...
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    184 days is left to my big exam. If I pass that , I will go to university. All of the students started studying so hard about 6 months ago. well, I didn't. But I'm trying so hard...
    panita2014 panita2014 16-17, F Dec 9

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    I should be studying for finals, and I am, but I'm taking little breaks in between. Anyone awake that wants to chat?
    advicefairy advicefairy 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    I am a born again Christian. I'll be polite and wait for the laughter die down. I rad the Bible for these reasons. I read it to see how worthless, undesirable, unlovable, messed...
    oldclerk oldclerk 61-65, M 1 Response 5 days ago