#CHBSFacultyFocus with Ben Blankenship (Psychology)

#CHBSFacultyFocus with Ben Blankenship (Psychology)

My name is Benjamin Blankenship. I’m an assistant professor in the Department of Psychology here at James Madison, and I just completed my PhD at the University of Michigan. I’ve always been very interested in political things, like voting, ever since I was a kid. I would always be up late watching the returns come …

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Day in the Life: Children’s Mental Health Support Specialist

Day in the Life: Children’s Mental Health Support Specialist

A Support Specialist helps our kids in our services learn new skills to help them better cope with challenging behaviors and their big emotions. We work with them in school and out of school. What I do mostly is interact with them on a super personal level and try and show them that you know …

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Experimental Psychology – student views

Experimental Psychology – student views

I hadn’t actually done Psychology at A level so doing first year lectures and all that kind of thing I actually really loved it because it was completely new to me and it was really easy to get on with everyone It was really clear directions in terms of what you needed to do Like …

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How to design good, effective presentation slides using Gestalt Psychology #1

How to design good, effective presentation slides using Gestalt Psychology #1

How many trees do you see in this photo? And how about now? Go ahead. Count them all, I’ll wait. Hey wait! What do you mean you’re not going to count every tree? Why not? You did it for the first one. What changed? I’m guessing that in the first picture you saw individual trees …

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How to Care for Someone Battling Anxiety and Depression

How to Care for Someone Battling Anxiety and Depression

Well we believe in a gospel that is Huge enough to embrace all of life That there’s literally no human difficulty that isn’t addressed and embraced by the gospel, and so I want to talk about a couple struggles that That may seem like Could these be outside that circle people struggle with depression and …

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Athlete’s Mental Health: Clinical Sports Psychologist Donald R. Marks, Psy.D.

Athlete’s Mental Health: Clinical Sports Psychologist Donald R. Marks, Psy.D.

What clinical sports psychology is all about is paying attention to athlete mental health. The compassionate athlete is more likely to be the passionate athlete. And so we’re thinking that athletic success is very likely to be a product of community success. We are talking about sports as code for life. And all of the …

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Helping with Kids Suffering from Anxiety or Depression

[MUSIC PLAYING] Thanks for tuning in for Gospel Solutions for Families on the Mormon Channel. This show is all about offering practical, relevant tips for raising children in faith. I’m your host, Amy Iverson. We’re talking today about a tough subject, but one that has touched nearly every one of us: anxiety and depression. And …

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The Psychological Trick Behind Getting People To Say Yes

The Psychological Trick Behind Getting People To Say Yes

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Psychology Hacks to Become a Better Teacher (or Student!)

Psychology Hacks to Become a Better Teacher (or Student!)

At some point in our lives, we all act as teachers. Maybe you’re trying to make sure your BFF doesn’t fail algebra, or helping your kid with their social studies homework. Or maybe you’re a teacher-teacher who wrestles with classes of students every day, and if you are, let me just say thank you for …

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Iron Deficiency Anemia, All you need to know!

Iron Deficiency Anemia, All you need to know!

Hey everybody…Let’s talk about iron deficiency anemia. So, in previous videos… We have talked about anemia, what’s anemia, Also, microcytic anemia (low MCV), Iron studies…So, if you need anything from… previous subjects, please go ahead and watch… my previous videos first [the playlist is called: hematology] So that this one can make sense. Iron deficiency …

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