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adults bullying kids

Unfortunately, bullying happens all around the world, both physical and mental bullying. But the worst kind is the kind that comes from adults – be it relatives, strangers, or the … Continue reading

15/07/2015 · Leave a comment

Social Cognitive Theory (for Personality) (P8)

Bandura wanted to focus on thinking (cognition) and self processes (people are given control and personal agency: their goals, self-evaluation, self-efficacy). The theory should have useful applications in therapy. Mischel … Continue reading

17/04/2013 · 1 Comment

Does personality change as we age? (P3)

First, there are different approaches of studying ‘temperament’ in children: 1) Behavioural Approach Thomas and Chen proposed that children differ in 9 ways (activity, rhythm, withdrawal, adaptability, responsiveness, raction, mood, … Continue reading

16/04/2013 · 1 Comment

Part 2 – The Guilty

Can you ever blame yourself? Nah, in the end, it all comes down to your parents, doesn’t it! I mean, they put you into this world, they brought you up, … Continue reading

22/07/2012 · Leave a comment

Part 1 – We’re doomed

You out there, whose parents divorced (when you were a kid), sorry, got bad news for us. In terms of our future relationships, not so great looking prospects. Research shows … Continue reading

22/07/2012 · Leave a comment

Humanistic Movement in Education

I attended a Waldorf school from the age of 6 till 11; most people I know don’t have a clue what a Woldorf school is. Waldorf schools have risen from … Continue reading

09/01/2012 · 2 Comments