Consciousness – Definition, Nature, Functions & Theories

Introduction We cannot underestimate the importance of the brain in our everyday lives. The brain has physical properties that are in a constant state of flux. Consciousness is an important Read More …

Cognitive Psychology – Explaining Cognitive Phenomena

Introduction Cognitive Phenomena – All forms of knowing and awareness, such as perceiving, conceiving, remembering, reasoning, judging, imagining, and problem solving. It is one of the traditionally identified components of Read More …

Writing – Advances in Cognitive Psychology

Introduction Writing is a cognitive task that is both difficult and time consuming. Important component of peoples occupation. 30% time in writing.(kelloge,1989). Relatively new in research Comparing Speaking and Writing Read More …

Goal Setting Process in Counseling

Introduction to Goal Setting in Counseling According to APA. Goal Setting is – “a process that establishes specific, time-based behavior targets that are measurable, achievable, and realistic.“ Counseling goals emphasize Read More …

Development of Counselor Counselee Relationship

Introduction The process of counseling is dynamic in nature. The effectiveness of the Process of Counseling ultimately depends upon the Development of Counselor Counselee Relationship. Hence, it is one of Read More …

Approaches to Counseling- Part 2 (RET, Transactional Analysis, Behavioral, Reality)

Introduction In this article, we will be dealing with theoretical Approaches to Counseling. Biswalo (1996) defines counseling as a process of helping an individual to accept and to use information and advice so that he/she can Read More …

Approaches to Counseling-Part 1 (Psychodynamic, Adlerian, Person Centered Therapy)

Introduction In this article, we will be dealing with theoretical Approaches to Counseling. Including Psycho-dynamic, Adlerian, Person Centered Therapy, Gestalt and Existential Approach. Biswalo (1996) defines counseling as a process of helping an Read More …

Counselors Duties and Role in Guidance and Counseling

Introduction Hahn and Maclean defined counseling as “a process which takes place in a one to one relationship between an individual beset by problems with which he cannot cope alone Read More …

3 Main Categories of Allport’s Theory of Personality

Gordon Willard Allport was an American psychologist who focused on the study of ‘Personality’. He is also known for being one of the founders of ‘Personality Psychology’. Gordon Allport’s Theory Read More …

Periods of Development in Early Age of Development

Periods of development in the life span is usually divided into broad age ranges: the prenatal period (the period from conception to birth), infancy and toddlerhood (birth to age 3), Read More …

What is Information Processing Model of Memory?

Memory is the ability of brain to encode, store the information and retrieve the stored information when it is needed. Information Processing Model of Memory The most comprehensive and the most influential memory model. This approach Read More …

Everything about Classical Conditioning

Classical Conditioning is a learning type, a simplest conditioning form. Learning is any relatively Permanent change in behavior brought by Experience or Practice. What have you learn? Recall any painful Read More …