BAOJ Psychology

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Published Articles

Religious Apologist Rhetorical Inventions in a Legal Context

Indeterminacy arose when the speaker had to develop his religious apologist rhetorical inventions in legal context. He negotiated through this indeterminacy by appealing to pathos. Though he brought the weight of his Biblical and theological world to bear upon his rhetorical acts, he still managed ...

Non-Direct Dictation and Non-Direct Deductive Techniques in Teaching Sentence Subject-Verb Agreement Rules

This research aimed to examine the effectiveness of non-direct dictation technique as compared to non-direct deductive technique in teaching sentence subject-verb agreement rules. The findings reveal that the technique was not that effective in teaching the rules, though it may have potentials for use. ...

Personality Style and Cessation of Deliberate Self-Harm among Students of Color: A Natural History

The current study investigated the role of personality traits, motivations, and cessation methods of deliberate self-harm (DSH) among students of color who had ceased self-harm for at least one year. Survey data was collected from 27 undergraduate students. While the majority of respondents (60%) did not seek ...

Stimulus Control in Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Insomnia (CBT-I): Does it make Sense to Leave the Bedroom during the Night if Sleep is Delayed?

This article puts forth the argument that there is little empirical or theoretical evidence to support a key strategy in stimulus control interventions, as currently used in CBT-I: namely, leaving the bedroom if sleep onset latency (SOL) is longer ...

Global Scientific Mysteries of Transcendental Divine Voice

The study assesses spirituality via questionnaires, ranging from one-dimensional scales to highly multidimensional models. They present with high internal consistencies. A brief screening protocol was developed and the results were analyzed in identifying who may be experiencing spiritual experiences. ...

Psychological Background of the 21st Century Global Challenges

A series of independent calculations done by scientists from various countries and professions show that the 21st century is expected to be crucial for the human history. Current generations' activities will determine how exactly the turning point will happen and what direction the subsequent evolution will go. ...

An Insight into Child Sexual Abuse: Its Cause and Effects

Child Sexual Abuse is a rising social problem. It is an attack on the innocence of powerless children leaving them with lifelong trauma and psychological distress to cope with. Child sexual abuse is not as voiced as the need of the hour even today. ...

Happy Science Prayers Reduce Interpersonal Difficulties among University Graduates with Depression: A Double-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial

Recent decades have witnessed a tremendous increase in scientific interest regarding the relationship between religion and health. Especially, researches on intercessory prayer is ongoing but, to date, the findings have been equivocal ...

The Potentially Positive Role of Religious Involvement in Depression

Depression as a serious mental disorder has led to great burden to both the economy and society worldwide. A large body of studies has been carried out in order to decipher the mechanisms underlying the pathophysiology of this mental illness, which has provided some insights ...

Children and Perfection

This paper demonstrates the incredible fact that "perfection" science strives after exists in children, whose thinking-mode beyond science is followed here. This is a scientific paper beyond science to guide science. Perfection ...

Human Sexuality Attitudes in Hispanic Males and Females

Sexual attitudes were studied in 130 university students, at University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, a Hispanic-serving university in the Rio Grande Valley, in Texas, near the Mexican border. Males and females rated their level of agreement to 38 items on a 1-to-5 scale, in a revision of a previously used sexual attitudes scale. ...

Auditory Hemispheric Specialization Depends on Temporal and Spectral Frequencies

To investigate the specialization of the auditory cortical hemispheres to process temporal and spectral auditory stimuli using steady-state auditory evoked potentials (S-AEPs) with interhemispheric coherence analysis. ...

Emerging Adults and the Dangers of Cyberspace: Sexting and Sextortion- A Literature Review

Texting is a relatively new word describing the transmission, by electronic means of sexually explicit photos or messages, commonly of females. Research indicated that ending up in the wrong hands, posting, sending, and forwarding sexual images and videos may be damaging, sometimes for the long run to those pictured ...

Psycho-Physiological Breath Energy Therapy

Psycho-Physiological Breath Energy Therapy is a Holistic- Integrative Technique comprising Conscious breath work , Eclectic psychotherapy and Holistic methods for addressing a physical, emotional, mental, spiritual person as a whole & can transform a person from mental disorders, diseases, psychosomatic ...

Indian Cultural Contribution to Wellbeing

Indian Psychology begins where western psychology ends' as per many Indian Psychologists [1]. In Indian thought mind is never perceived as a separate entity. With a complementary interaction in between, the harmony exist between mind and body; but the body is the slave and the mind is master ultimately. ...

Facility Management and Biophilic Design: Connecting Human Being with Nature

Today no one doubts the need to "take care" of people, and not only from the perspective of disease prevention, but of the promotion of health (defined by the World Health Organization as "a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, and not only the absence of diseases or illnesses "-2013-). ...