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by DrFurbs
Sun Oct 04, 2009 10:29 am
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: Has any one read the book "Why Freud was wrong"...
Replies: 7
Views: 3103

I haven't got to it yet but apparently in the book ( why freud was wrong) he compares himself to Moses and St Paul. What I dont like is the way its written tho, I could read a full page and then think to my self "what the hell did he just say?".
by DrFurbs
Sat Oct 03, 2009 12:15 am
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: Has any one read the book "Why Freud was wrong"...
Replies: 7
Views: 3103

Has any one read the book "Why Freud was wrong"...

...Sin, Science and psychoanalysis? Im about 1/3 the way in right now and well it just beginning to enjoy it. Gives a pretty damning account of Freud's psychoanalytic theory and how it is based on the inspirations of others work, namely Jean-Martin Charcot, Wilhelm Fliess and Josef Breuer. It detail...
by DrFurbs
Wed Sep 30, 2009 3:43 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: The Cathartic thread - rant here!
Replies: 922
Views: 298728

This really annoys me off. Im a 3rd year psy student and those in my class who continuously lie about their exam and essay/practical results to make themselves look than how they actually doing. I pride myself on my honesty and never ever lie about my uni work ( simply cos Im doing quite well) :D ,b...
by DrFurbs
Tue Sep 29, 2009 7:00 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: POP QUIZ! - Clinical psychology related.
Replies: 11
Views: 3969

Phfff Dorothy, i thought you were a Uber psychology clinician :P
by DrFurbs
Tue Sep 29, 2009 5:38 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: POP QUIZ! - Clinical psychology related.
Replies: 11
Views: 3969

right can we move on now ;)
by DrFurbs
Tue Sep 29, 2009 5:29 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: POP QUIZ! - Clinical psychology related.
Replies: 11
Views: 3969

Bah, i intentionally left out Freud cos I hate his work lol but you are right of course!
by DrFurbs
Tue Sep 29, 2009 5:21 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: POP QUIZ! - Clinical psychology related.
Replies: 11
Views: 3969

POP QUIZ! - Clinical psychology related.

If you had to select nine influential events in the history of clinical psychology, what would they be? From this list - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_psychology 1861 - Paul Broca discovered an area in the left cerebral hemisphere- marking the start of neuropsychology. 1879 - Wilhelm Wund...
by DrFurbs
Wed Sep 23, 2009 1:57 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: Counselling or experimental Psychology module?
Replies: 11
Views: 3277

hehe, im glad it works but I think on this occasion I need to make an informed opinion and not leave it to chance ;) Okay Ive decided im going with counselling. I know that I shouldn't try and find the the most strategic way of getting thru the next 12 weeks but I do think its vitally important to f...
by DrFurbs
Wed Sep 23, 2009 10:11 am
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: Counselling or experimental Psychology module?
Replies: 11
Views: 3277

LOL. Of course you have evidence to back this up ;)

I`ll think it over today and make my decision. Many thanks for all the replies and whacky suggestions ^^
by DrFurbs
Tue Sep 22, 2009 9:52 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: Counselling or experimental Psychology module?
Replies: 11
Views: 3277

Oh they are whitian? Thats very interesting. Hmm, that puts a new spin on it. I have no problems with practicals, in fact I love them so hitting a high mark on them is something Im not worried about. Its the extra stress involved with the 2 extra practicals and other work from the other modules. Thi...
by DrFurbs
Tue Sep 22, 2009 5:51 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: Counselling or experimental Psychology module?
Replies: 11
Views: 3277

Hmm, just to pick up on this thread. Today I attended the cognitive module to have a look see what was involved this year. It seems there are 3 experiments to run with reports equalling 2000 words each at week 4, 8 and 12 which includes gathering the samples, running the experiment, writing up and s...
by DrFurbs
Mon Sep 21, 2009 5:48 pm
Forum: Psychology degrees, conversions and postgrad qualifications
Topic: Fees warning for Masters students
Replies: 7
Views: 3155

Um, Im not sure what you mean, I just plan either a Msc in applied psychology or applied behaviour after my Bsc degree.

Does this affect me?
by DrFurbs
Fri Sep 18, 2009 4:38 pm
Forum: Psychology degrees, conversions and postgrad qualifications
Topic: Funding a masters (and reclaiming tax)
Replies: 14
Views: 17695

Well Im a 3rd year Psychology undergraduate and I have asked the student loan company to loan me an additional 3k for this year on top of the grant I will get any ways, which I will bank and put it towards my Msc or PhD after I finish next June. This should take the sting out of struggling to find g...
by DrFurbs
Fri Sep 18, 2009 4:34 pm
Forum: Psychology degrees, conversions and postgrad qualifications
Topic: Fees warning for Masters students
Replies: 7
Views: 3155

Charlotte wrote:I've heard that the government subsidise MScs, so maybe they'll only subsidisee one and that's why its so expensive?
Where can i get information regarding this? Im planning a Msc next year If I decide the PhD route isnt for me.
by DrFurbs
Wed Sep 16, 2009 5:55 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: Counselling or experimental Psychology module?
Replies: 11
Views: 3277

Counselling or experimental Psychology module?

Hi, ive just been looking through my first terms options and have chose clinical psychology (obviously :D ) but I'm a little confused whether to pick between counselling or experimental-cognitive psychology. Im not all that fussed on qualitative research and I have a feeling counselling psychology i...