Metal Music and Teenage Development

The following report was written as part of my graduate studies in General Psychology. It has not been published anywhere but this site. Please contact me before reusing or reporting this paper. Course: Human Growth and Development Assignment: Final research paper related to course studies and the topic of my choice.    Heavy Music and Psychosocial Development of Adolescents: … More Metal Music and Teenage Development

Hard Rock Songwriting Examined

Nikki Sixx of Motley Crue recently tweeted out a Psychology Today article entitled The Brutal Honesty of Hard Rock Songwriting by Micheal Friedman, Ph.D. – and asked his fans their thoughts on it. I think Dr. Friedman gets it – and summarizes things quite effectively. The author interviewed Nikki, Jacoby Shaddix of Papa Roach and Zoltan Bathory of Five Finger Death … More Hard Rock Songwriting Examined

How Emotions Influence Memory

The following report was written as part of my graduate studies in General Psychology. It has not been published anywhere but this site. Please contact me before reusing or reporting this paper. Course: Cognitive Psychology Assignment: The first sentence in each paragraph answers the questions asked about the two cited research papers. How Emotions Influence Memory Emotions … More How Emotions Influence Memory

How Emotions Affect Decision Making

The following report was written as part of my graduate studies in General Psychology. It has not been published anywhere but this site. Please contact me before reusing or reporting this paper. Course: Cognitive Psychology Assignment: The first sentence in each paragraph answers the questions asked about the two cited research papers. How Emotions Affect Decision Making  Emotions … More How Emotions Affect Decision Making

Blogging 101, Day 15: Create A New Posting Feature – Pop Culture Psychology

I am finally completing the last task of Blogging 101…what a fantastic kickstarting experience this has been. I am very thankful to WordPress for putting this program out there and getting me as far as they did in the past month.  I am looking forward to my first non-Blogging 101 post next week – and I … More Blogging 101, Day 15: Create A New Posting Feature – Pop Culture Psychology