In honor of the test that I have tomorrow...here are some of my fav things that we have learned that I had to jot in here...keep in mind that none will be on my test tomorrow...
Psych—in classic greek means SOUL—the symbol is a butterfly.
"We find joy through doing what makes us happy, and that's why we do the things we do."
PSYCHOLOGY: The experience by which a person reauthors his/her life turning fate into destiny
When we cant deal with reality, we go to fantasy
We have to get our minds to the fully present. We can do that through creating positive energy.
Your mind is a healing space, a place of imagination and creativity.
Idea of romance and love—when two "ripples" in the water become one—UNITY and SERENITY.
“…we can all benefit from other natural promoters of neurogenesis, such as exercise, sleep, and nonstressful but stimulating environments…”
-AP Psych Book (page 83)
...when these things line up you have a mysetical or authentic experience...
"People get out of bed in the morning to feel love."
"This class is ultimately teaching you to heal—mind and spirit."
DIFFERENT TYPES OF LOVE:
EROS: Erotic, raw passion
PHILEO: Friendship(…city of Philadelphia, the city of brotherly love)
AGAPE: Jaw-droppping love; uncondictional love; a mother's love
You have to change your thoughts first to change your behavior and feelings.
“We are each in certain respects like all others, like some others, and like no other. Studying people of all races and cultures helps us discern our similarities and our differences, our human kinship and our diversity.”
-AP Psych Book (page 43)
“PSYCHOLOGITS ARE EXPLORING WAYS TO ENHANCE LEARNING, CREATIVITY, AND COMPASSION.”
“PSYCHOLOGY…SPEAKS TO OUR DEEPEST LONGINGS—FOR NOURISHMENT, FOR LOVE, FOR HAPPINESS.”
-AP Psych Book (page 46)