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Topic: Philippine Psychology


  
  History of Philippine Psychology
The Department of Psychology at the University of Santo Tomas is established.
Jaime Bulatao establishes the Department of Psychology and the Central Guidance Bureau at the Ateneo de Manila University.
Regina M. Hechanova is named Oustanding Young Scientist by the NAST for her contribution to the growth of Industrial/Organizational Psychology and the practice of Human Resource Management in the Philippines.
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  Science Fair Projects - Psychology   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Mainstream psychology is based largely on positivism, using quantitative studies and the scientific method to test and disprove hypotheses, often in an experimental context.
Psychology differs from sociology, anthropology, economics, and political science, in part, by studying the behaviour of individuals (alone or in groups) rather than the behaviour of the groups or aggregates themselves.
Cognitive psychology is based on a school of thought known as cognitivism, whose adherents argue for an information processing model of mental function, informed by positivism and experimental psychology.
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 Psychology
Psychology (Classical Greek: psyche = "soul" or "mind", logos = "study of") is an academic and applied field involving the study of behavior, mind and thought and the neurological bases of behavior.
Psychology also refers to the application of such knowledge to various spheres of human activity, including problems of individuals' daily lives and the treatment of mental illness.
Psychology is distinct from, though related to, psychiatry, the branch of medicine which treats mental illness.
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 Concern of Philippine environmental Psychology
Issues arising from Philippine environmental problems prositively indicate that the country is a fertile ground for the development of Environmental Psychology.
Environmental Psychology is defined as “the study of transactions between individuals and their physical settings.” The recent emergence of environmental psychology as a discipline has added strength to the society’s control over physical forces.
The Philippine Yearbook of 1997 states that the country’s population of seventy-six million seemed to be moving towards a billion mark.
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 What is Psychology? : Abaara fun facts and uncommon knowledge - Psychology
Cognitive psychology is based on a school of thought known as cognitivism, whose adherents argue for an information processing model of mental function, informed by positivism and
Forensic psychology is concerned with the psychology of crime, criminals, and
health psychology is concerned with the psychology of a much wider range of health-related behaviour including healthy eating, the doctor-patient relationship, a patient's understanding of health information, and beliefs about illness.
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 Asian psychology - ArticleWorld   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Within the construct of Asian psychology, it must also be understood that the Asian community is not just one entity but is made up of diverse racial, ethnic and cultural identities, some of which may be as different from another as to a western culture.
A major branch within ethnic psychology is that of Philippine psychology which is studied in some Universities as part of the course.
The Malaysian mood disorder, Sudden death in adults, the evil eye and the Philippine voodoo are examples of this.
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 History   (Site not responding. Last check: )
As early as 1910, two years after the University of the Philippines was founded, psychology was being taught at the Department of Philosophy and Psychology, College of Liberal Arts.
As a "special topics" course, Philippine Psychology was taught by Alfredo Lagmay prior to its institution as a separate graduate course by the University Council, UP on October 20, 1978.
As an undergraduate course, Filipino Psychology (Psychology 108) was recommended for institution during the 1978 UPDP curriculum workshop.
web.kssp.upd.edu.ph /psych/history.htm   (1759 words)

  
  Philippine mythology - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
Philippine mythology, and folklore are being studied as part of the curriculum of Philippine Psychology, and includes a collection of tales and superstitions about magical creatures and entities.
The prevalence of belief in the figures of Philippine mythology is strong in the provinces.
Philippine mythology, The Philippine Pantheon, Creation Stories, Mythological Stories, Mythological Creatures, Aswang, Dila, Diwatas and Engkantos, Duwende, Kapre, Manananggal, Mangkukulam, Matruculan, Multo, Nuno sa punso, Putol na kamay, Santelmo, Sirena and siyokoy, Tikbalang, Tiyanak, See also, Articles to be merged since September 2006 and Filipino mythology.
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 PHILIPPINE PSYCHOLOGY : Encyclopedia Entry
Filipino psychology, or Sikolohiyang Pilipino, in Filipino, is defined as the psychology rooted on the experience, ideas, and cultural orientation of the Filipinos.
Filipino Psychology is usually being thought of as a branch of Asian psychology, the placement, determined primarily on culture.
Academic Scientific Psychology or Akademiko-siyentipikal na Sikolohiya: Western Tradition: This follows the tradition of Wilhelm Wundt on 1876, and is essentially the American-oriented Western Psychology being studies in the Philippines.
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 PSY 631: Community Psychology: Cross-Cultural Applications and the Ethics of Change
Psychology 630 was an introduction to the field of CP – its history, theories, concepts, and methodologies.
Psychology 631 focuses on the practice of CP particularly the various ways in which CP expertise and training are applied in research and intervention initiatives in cross-cultural settings and issues relevant to Alaska.
As in the psychology 630 class, this class will draw from the class members’ experiences and competencies from their professional and academic work, as well as from their involvement with the local community.
www.uaf.edu /psych/academics/courses/psy631.html   (1991 words)

  
 Philippine Mental Health | Pinoy Showcase Philippine Directory | Search for Philippine sites and services
A deadly explosion in the Philippines was probably not a bomb attack as first feared, police say.
High-grade explosives were used in a bomb in the Philippines capital that killed nine people, police say.
At least eight people are killed and dozens hurt in a suspected bomb attack in the Philippine capital, Manila.
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 The Gendered Perceptions of Students in the Philippines
In the Philippines, boys seem to believe that girls are not encouraged to study Math and technology or to demonstrate their understanding, while the girls feel that they are encouraged.
Philippine students felt that girls were encouraged more to demonstrate their understanding of technology while the majority of U.S. students did not.
Torres, A. Gender imagery in Philippine Psychology: A critique of the literature.
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 NATURAL RESOURCES IN THE PHILIPPINES -- Mother Tierra-MOTHER OF ALL PAGEANT'S
Issues arising from Philippine environmental problems prositively indicate that the country is a fertile ground for the development of Environmental Psychology.
Environmental Psychology is defined as “the study of transactions between individuals and their physical settings.” The recent emergence of environmental psychology as a discipline has added strength to the society’s control over physical forces.
The Philippine Yearbook of 1997 states that the country’s population of seventy-six million seemed to be moving towards a billion mark.
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 Ph.D. in Philippine Psychology   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Philippine Psychology is the study of Psychology bourne out of the Filipino experience and world view.
Philippine Psychology draws its ideas from the culture, thought, perspectives, society, and history of the Filipino people.
Philippine Psychology is also a systematic and scientific approach to knowledge using methods that are appropriate to the Filipino experience.
web.kssp.upd.edu.ph /psych/filpsych.htm   (267 words)

  
 physics - Philippine Psychology
Philippine Psychology is now being studied in some universities as part of their Psychology courses.
Philippine Psychology draws its ideas that, Filipinos are a unique people, socially, intellectually, historically, in perspectives, and in thought.
Philippine Cultural Psychology concernes itself with the various cultural peculiarities and aspects of the Filipinos (as as totality), such as certain rituals and beliefs, for example, the importance of fiestas and certain Philippine Mythology in the country.
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 Home interior design Philippines.
Home Interior design Philippines is the process of shaping the experience of interior space, through the manipulation of spatial volume as well as surface treatment.
Home Interior design Philippines is a multi-faceted profession in which creative and technical solutions are applied within a structure to achieve a built interior environment.
Philippine Interior design is a multi-faceted profession in which creative and technical solutions are applied within a structure to achieve a built interior environment.
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 PAPJA-NM ONLINE v2.1 - psychological association of the philippines :: northern mindanao -
The University of the Philippines Department of Psychology is established within the School of Education.
The Department of Psychology at the University of Santo Tomas is established.
Jaime Bulatao establishes the Department of Psychology and the Central Guidance Bureau at the Ateneo de Manila University.
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 More on Psychology
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It is largely concerned with humans, although the behaviour and thought of animals is also studied; either as a subject in its own right (see animal cognition), or more controversially, as a way of gaining an insight into human psychology by means of comparison (see comparative psychology).
Largely focusing on the development of the human mind through childhood (although development through adulthood is also studied), developmental psychology seeks to understand how children come to perceive, understand, and act within the world.
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Philippine mythology, and folklore includes a collection of tales and superstitions about magical creatures and entities.
Because the country has many islands and is inhabited by different ethnic groups, Philippine Mythology and superstitions are very diverse.
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 Roman Catholicism in The Philippines Summary
During the Spanish domination of the Philippines, the various orders (with the exception of the Franciscans) amassed large tracts of land, often as the result of donations or by direct purchase.
The conflict between the Philippines and Spain that culminated in the Philippine Revolution was in part an extension of the ongoing hostilities between secular Filipino priests and Spanish friars and as such can be viewed in religious as well as political terms.
Only Timor-Leste and the Philippines have been the Catholic nations in East Asia for three centuries even during the American Occupation when Governor Mckinley resolved to "educate the Filipinos, and uplift and civilize and Christianize them", the Filipinos being overwhelmingly Catholic Christian and not Protestant.
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 Ph.D. in Philippine Psychology
Philippine Psychology is the study of Psychology bourne out of the Filipino experience and world view.
Philippine Psychology draws its ideas from the culture, thought, perspectives, society, and history of the Filipino people.
Philippine Psychology is also a systematic and scientific approach to knowledge using methods that are appropriate to the Filipino experience.
www.upd.edu.ph /~kssp/psych/filpsych.htm   (267 words)

  
 The Ateneo de Manila University Press
It is a forum for the dissemination of research in the humanities and social sciences, the expression of scholarly views on various aspects of Philippine life, and the pursuit of friendly and constructive debate.
It fosters the study of the Philippines in theoretical, interdisciplinary, comparative, transnational, and global perspectives.
Within the Philippines the subscription rates are: P700 for one year; P1,300 for two years; single issues cost P180 per copy.
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 International Forum TIP October 1999
Psychology was first introduced in 1926 as a field of study at the University of the Philippines, with other universities soon following suit (Tan, 1998).
Jaime Bulatao, one of the founding fathers of psychology in the Philippines, introduced the science of group processes to the Ateneo de Manila University (Ortigas, 1990a).
It was one of the pioneer groups in adult education methodologies in the Philippines and introduced such alternative modes of intervention such as laboratory or experiential training, sensitivity training (T-groups), and structured learning exercises (Ortigas, 1990a).
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 Sen. Aquilino Q. Pimentel : Bills : Senate Bill No. 1149- PHSYCHOLOGY
Penal institutions likewise are able to draw on psychology's vast resources in order to prepare inmates for their eventual reintegration into society.
In the interest of the field of psychology and the public welfare, this bill regulating the practice of psychology and creating for the purpose a psychology board is therefore hereby proposed.
The protection accorded herein shall also extend to the records and secretary or clerk of such psychologist or psychometrist who may not be examined concerning any fact the knowledge of which has been acquired in such capacity without the consent of the client and the employer.
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PNB is the bank for the Filipino wherever he or she may be in the countryand#39;s centers of commerce and philippine airline industry, in the far reaches of the countryside,...
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 Online Readings in Psychology and Culture, Unit 6, Chapter 2
We review the questions addressed by researchers who study personality traits across cultures, including, among others, whether traits are used in all cultures to understand persons and their behavior, the universality versus culture-specificity of traits, the validity of imported and indigenous measures of personality traits, and the meaningfulness of trait comparisons across cultures.
In sum, studies of indigenous Philippine lexical and inventory dimensions suggest that Big-Five-like dimensions are relevant in the Philippines and that indigenous Philippine dimensions are not very culture-specific.
Marcia S. Katigbak, a native of the Philippines, received her Ph.D. in Educational Psychology/Measurement from Washington State University where she is a research associate for the Culture and Personality project in the Department of Educational Leadership and Counseling Psychology.
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Contract Environmental Philippines - Offers services aimed at preventing and controlling environmental hazards for the protection of human health and environmental safety.
Philippine Psychology Network - A resource and jump-off point on Philippine Psychology.
The Luke Society of the Philippines - Christian medical and dental clinic on the island of Palawan with community health education and medical outreach.
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 News | Gainesville.com | The Gainesville Sun | Gainesville, Fla.   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Ancient Philippine mythology, while not as widely known as its European and East Asian counterparts, contains similar elements to other mythologies, including deities, creation stories, mythical creatures, and beliefs.
Ancient Philippine mythology varies among the many indigenous tribes of the Philippines.
In the Philippines, duwendes frequently live in houses or in trees in rural areas.
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 Philippine History
Philippine History T here are many excellent books that delve into the history of the 7000 islands known as the Republic of the Philippines (Islands).
The United States and the Philippines have a robust relationship anchored by a rich history of alliance, Willy C. Gaa, Philippine ambassador to the United States, said Tuesday (May 8, 2007).
But without the much abused passionate and emotional (yet devoid of substance) campaign speeches, he is well prepared to go beyond his campaign for environment to work for the well-being of his town mates, particularly in terms of social services.
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