Michigan was chilling out then all of a sudden she
remembered that she had an appointment, her
heart rate increased and she ran very fast…
Explain why this happened.
Chelsea is going to a Bieber concert and is stressing
out about what to wear but the concert is next
year. She is worrying about it everyday.
Explain the stress response.
James is going to a host next years Eurovision
show and doesn’t like talking to a crowd.
How can SIT be used to help him?
Give two strengths and two limitations of using
qestionnaires to test stress?
Ella is excited about going to university but her
friend finds it stressful.
Explain research into life changes
Jack Ford can’t find his spice girls T-shirt and is now
getting late in getting to his psychology lesson. He
knows he will get told off my Mrs Moon!!!
Explain research into daily hassle
Amy and her friends want to introduce ‘hug a tree
every morning before you go to college’ as a way of
improving peoples respect for nature
How would she bring about this social change?
Gabby was listening to Mr Mathers telling a joke
and laughed out loud but didn’t find it funny.
Explain this type of conformity
Laura has joined the ‘we eat Marmite society’ and they
eat marmite at lunch time whilst discussing the
importance of eating it to boost B vitamins. However
when she goes off to uni, she stops eating it.
Explain this type of conformity
Hannah hangs out with the ‘I only wear red T-shirt’ gang and they deeply
believe red is the only colour that should be worn in a T-shirt. Years later
when she is married, has lots of kids, lives in a mansion and drives a very
fast sports car
, she continues to wear only red coloured T-shirts. In fact her T-shirt draw
consists of 470 different shades of red t-shirts
Explain this type of conformity.
Lucy is getting married to a fit bloke. Her parents want her to get
married in a lovely country home but she wants to get married in
Macdonalds and have the ceremony behind the counter with
yellow and green being the theme colour with a boquet made to
look like burgers.
Anyhow….. Why is she resisiting pressures to obey/conform and
what is making her be more independent in her behaviour?
Izzy loves Jahoda and thinks the DIHM is the best
thing since sliced bread
Describe the DIMH and explain limitations
Dan Rayner is watching MTV and there is a report that
Brittany Spears is refusing to get out of bed and hasn’t
washer her hair in 20 days.
How would FFA explain this behaviour and what are
the limitations of FFA?
Jack Robinson has qualified as an expert in explaining
abnormal behaviour using the cognitive approach.
How would the cognitive approach explain abnormal
behaviour and evaluate this approach
Maddy has to carry out psychoanalysis on Brad Pitt
to help him with his new movie.
Explain what techniques she would use and
Sophie is to carry out systematic desensitisation on
pharell williams to overcome his fear of wearing a
How would this therapy be applied to this phobia?
What are the strenghts and limitations of
Charlotte is very competitive and likes to win. She always
races her friends to get to psychology lessons first and likes
to pack up first. She is angry if her friends are late. However
her friend Beyonce is well chilled out!
What type of personality do they have? and outline the
Dr Jordan Stevens has been treating Rio Ferdinand
who is suffering from stress of being dropped by Man
Which drugs would Dr Stevens suggest as biological
methods of stress management?
Jorja is not happy with Milgram and thinks he is a
very bad man!
Outline criticisms of Milgrams research
Chloe Taylor is the PA to the Queen and obey as
she says including taking the Corgi’s out for a walk
when she has got a psychology lesson
Explain why Chloe has obeyed
Natalie is the biggest fan of ASCH, ZIMBARDO and
CLARKE and has got a whole room full of posters, t-
shirts, wrist bands , articles, pictures, hair bands with
their research on it or pictures of them…
D and E research into conformity
Chloe Vine decides that she is going to come to psychology
lessons dressed like a disney princess and every time she
hears the word ‘psychology’ she breaks into the song: ‘when
I wish upon a star’
Explain how DSN would explain this and what are the
limitations of this definition
Lauren is an expert on ECT and knows everything
there is about it.
How would she describe and evaluate ECT?
Daisy has decided to become a nanny to the Beckham
children in LA. She finds that the children can act a bit
odd such as having major tantrums in the mall or steal
sweets. How would she use the Behavioural approach
to explain their behaviour? And what are the
evaluations of this approach.
Frederica is so not happy with her job as a lawyer to Bieber,
she feels that he is never allowing her to do her job properly
and he likes to control what she has to say in court about him
and also he keeps getting into trouble and creating more
court cases which means Frederica’s workload is increasing.
Explain and evaluate research into workplace stress.
Aquila is an expert in the biological explanations of human
behaviour and in order to bring defence for Bieber’s actions.
She has to write a report on why he is acting abnormaly.
Explain and evaluate the biological explanations of
Winnie the Pooh thinks his friends don’t like him
and they laugh at him all the time
How would the cognitive approach explain this
behaviour and what therapy would be used?
What is a case study and what are the limitations
What do you call a psychologist who deceives
Why do they deceive participants?