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Neurotransmitter Systems And Age Related Cognitive Decline: A Focus On Attention And Plasticity, Christine Teal Kozikowski Jan 2015

Neurotransmitter Systems And Age Related Cognitive Decline: A Focus On Attention And Plasticity, Christine Teal Kozikowski

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Neurocognitive Mechanisms Of Social Influence On Emotion, Emily Catherine Willroth Jan 2015

Neurocognitive Mechanisms Of Social Influence On Emotion, Emily Catherine Willroth

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Pain Perception And Perspective Taking In Spinal Cord Injury Patients, Caitlin J. Duckett Jan 2014

Pain Perception And Perspective Taking In Spinal Cord Injury Patients, Caitlin J. Duckett

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Cognitive And Physiological Moderators Of Daily Smokers' Early Neural Attentional Biases To Smoking And Nonsmoking Cues, Patrick John Hammett Jan 2013

Cognitive And Physiological Moderators Of Daily Smokers' Early Neural Attentional Biases To Smoking And Nonsmoking Cues, Patrick John Hammett

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Possible Regulatory Effects Of Coalition Computations On The Mu Rhythm, Kyle Timothy Gagnon Jan 2010

Possible Regulatory Effects Of Coalition Computations On The Mu Rhythm, Kyle Timothy Gagnon

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


"The Chills" As A Psychological Response: Affective Composition, Trait Antecedents, And Factor Structure, Laura Anne Maruskin Jan 2010

"The Chills" As A Psychological Response: Affective Composition, Trait Antecedents, And Factor Structure, Laura Anne Maruskin

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Analyzing Anticipatory Muscle Tensing As A Measure Of Prospective Action, Kristin Michelle Reardon Jan 2009

Analyzing Anticipatory Muscle Tensing As A Measure Of Prospective Action, Kristin Michelle Reardon

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Does Humor Benefit Health In Retirement?: Exploring Humor As A Moderator, Gillian P. Freeman Jan 2009

Does Humor Benefit Health In Retirement?: Exploring Humor As A Moderator, Gillian P. Freeman

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Blockade Of Muscarinic M1 Receptors Disrupts Performance On An Attention-Demanding Visual Discrimination Task, Andrea Maureen Robinson Jan 2009

Blockade Of Muscarinic M1 Receptors Disrupts Performance On An Attention-Demanding Visual Discrimination Task, Andrea Maureen Robinson

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Cortical Activity Mediating Motor Representations In Stroke Survivors, Matthew Warren Lowder Jan 2007

Cortical Activity Mediating Motor Representations In Stroke Survivors, Matthew Warren Lowder

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Effects Of Excitotoxic And Immunotoxic Lesions Of The Posterior Parietal Cortex On Attention, William M. Howe Jan 2006

Effects Of Excitotoxic And Immunotoxic Lesions Of The Posterior Parietal Cortex On Attention, William M. Howe

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Structured Writing And Humor: The Use Of Humor As A Component In Structure Writing And Its Effect On Health Symptoms And Perceived Stress, Evie J. Gerber Jan 2004

Structured Writing And Humor: The Use Of Humor As A Component In Structure Writing And Its Effect On Health Symptoms And Perceived Stress, Evie J. Gerber

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Beyond Ability: Effects Of Caffeine And Impulsivity On Academic And Creative Performance, Sara E. Chambers Jan 2001

Beyond Ability: Effects Of Caffeine And Impulsivity On Academic And Creative Performance, Sara E. Chambers

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Neuropsychological Correlates Of Syndromes Of Schizophrenia, Preston Scott Eckman Jan 1997

Neuropsychological Correlates Of Syndromes Of Schizophrenia, Preston Scott Eckman

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Anxiety Sensitivity And Panic Among College Students: Cognition, Emotion, And Somatic Symptoms, Carla Lynn Messenger Jan 1997

Anxiety Sensitivity And Panic Among College Students: Cognition, Emotion, And Somatic Symptoms, Carla Lynn Messenger

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Schizotypy And Extroversion-Introversion: Correlation And Electrodermal Activities In Emotions, Kai Qu Jan 1996

Schizotypy And Extroversion-Introversion: Correlation And Electrodermal Activities In Emotions, Kai Qu

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Neuropsychological Function, Recidivism, And Community Adjustment Of The Mentally Ill Chemically Addicted (Mica) Patient, Robert Warren Smith Jan 1996

Neuropsychological Function, Recidivism, And Community Adjustment Of The Mentally Ill Chemically Addicted (Mica) Patient, Robert Warren Smith

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


A Study Of The Effect Of Interactive Language In The Stimulation Of Cognitive Functioning For Students With Learning Disabilities, Kathleen Ricards Hopkins Jan 1996

A Study Of The Effect Of Interactive Language In The Stimulation Of Cognitive Functioning For Students With Learning Disabilities, Kathleen Ricards Hopkins

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

Much can be gained by applying knowledge and insight gleaned from the field of neuropsychology to the field of education. Diagnosis and treatment of learning disabilities (LD) could be enhanced through an increased understanding of neurolinguistic functioning. The present study examined the effect of five instructional techniques aimed at stimulating the cognitive functioning of students with diagnosed learning disabilities. The defining characteristic of each of the five techniques is the use of interactive dialogue to stimulate oral language production leading to greater cognitive efficiency. Evidence is presented for the need for interhemispheric collaboration in complex linguistic tasks such as reading ...


The Impact Of Sick Building Syndrome On Selected Variables Associated With School Effectiveness, Caryl Shannon Felty Jan 1996

The Impact Of Sick Building Syndrome On Selected Variables Associated With School Effectiveness, Caryl Shannon Felty

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

Using matched pairs of schools having a diagnosis of Sick Building Syndrome (SBS) and those not identified, and not having the potential of being identified as having the diagnosis, this study examined the relationship between factors assumed or determined to have an impact on a school's ability to carry out its mission as they related to the SBS diagnosis. The factors studied were student average daily attendance (ADA); students' mean standardized test scores in math and reading on the Iowa Test of Basic Skills and the Tests of Achievement and Proficiency; the need for students to take prophylactic medications ...


Guided Imagery As A Psychoneuroimmunological Intervention For Hiv-Positive Individuals, Christopher Dale Keene Jan 1996

Guided Imagery As A Psychoneuroimmunological Intervention For Hiv-Positive Individuals, Christopher Dale Keene

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Increase In Rem Density: A Biological Marker Of Bulimia And Depression Or An Artifact Of Perceived Stress?, Jeannie Hee-Jin Koo Jan 1994

Increase In Rem Density: A Biological Marker Of Bulimia And Depression Or An Artifact Of Perceived Stress?, Jeannie Hee-Jin Koo

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Humor Appreciation And The Right Hemisphere, Melissa Beth Waller Jan 1992

Humor Appreciation And The Right Hemisphere, Melissa Beth Waller

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Physiological Responding In Anhedonic And Perceptually Aberrant College Students, Kathryn Elizabeth Stauffer Jan 1991

Physiological Responding In Anhedonic And Perceptually Aberrant College Students, Kathryn Elizabeth Stauffer

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Personality Characteristics And Two Types Of Relaxation Associated With Personal Adjustment And Anxiety Reduction, Steven Michael Schwartz Jan 1985

Personality Characteristics And Two Types Of Relaxation Associated With Personal Adjustment And Anxiety Reduction, Steven Michael Schwartz

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Electroencephalographic Spectra Preceding Spontaneous Blinks, Marion Auerswald Eppler Jan 1984

Electroencephalographic Spectra Preceding Spontaneous Blinks, Marion Auerswald Eppler

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Stress Reactions By Black Females In Viewing Conflict And No-Conflict Videotapes Of A Black Male Or Female As A Function Of The Subject's Blood Pressure Level And Of History Of Stress, Andrea Jean James-Andrews Jan 1978

Stress Reactions By Black Females In Viewing Conflict And No-Conflict Videotapes Of A Black Male Or Female As A Function Of The Subject's Blood Pressure Level And Of History Of Stress, Andrea Jean James-Andrews

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Relationships Among Skin Conductance Activity, Averaged Evoked Potential Amplitude, And Behavior In Chronic Schizophrenia, C. Michael Powell Jan 1977

Relationships Among Skin Conductance Activity, Averaged Evoked Potential Amplitude, And Behavior In Chronic Schizophrenia, C. Michael Powell

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Similarities In Analgesia Produced By Cervical Probing And Intracranial Stimulation To The Mesencephalic Grey Matter, Kathleen Casey Westlake Jan 1976

Similarities In Analgesia Produced By Cervical Probing And Intracranial Stimulation To The Mesencephalic Grey Matter, Kathleen Casey Westlake

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Effects Of Startle Stimulus Probability On The Human Electromyographic Startle Response, John Louis Toukatly Jan 1975

The Effects Of Startle Stimulus Probability On The Human Electromyographic Startle Response, John Louis Toukatly

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Cerebral Dominance, Its Measurements And Its Role In Letter Recognition And Spelling, Edward Humphrey Bogart Jan 1974

Cerebral Dominance, Its Measurements And Its Role In Letter Recognition And Spelling, Edward Humphrey Bogart

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.