Discussion Board #2
Psychology Internet Evaluation
Below is a list of 4 stress management techniques that may be appropriate in dealing with stressors.
|1. Relaxation Strategies|
|2. Cognitive Reappraisal (look up "Cognitive Appraisal," "Rational Emotive Therapy," "Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy," or "Cognitive Behavior Therapy.")|
|3. Time Management|
|4. Assertiveness Training|
Find 1 quality and original/unique* website (other than those listed by Dr. G. in the virtual classroom) for one of the above techniques that describes the theory and technique.
To do this, use a search engine such as Alta Vista, Lycos, Yahoo, or from the "Resources" bar in Blackboard. Print out the article for verification.
On the Discussion Board:
1. Post the entire URL (Example: http://www.uc.edu/libraries )
2. Write in essay form, in your own words, an evaluation of the website by using the 5 criteria on the Psychology Internet Evaluation (PIE) Sheet. Follow the format on the PIE Sheet.
*Uniqueness/Originality of the website will be considered in your grade. "Uniqueness/Originality" is defined as finding a source for a given topic that is unique from other class members' sources for that topic and posting it before others.
Grading Criteria: Your grade will be determined by the quality of website found; the ability to determine the quality of the information; the quality of and detailed description in your written evaluation; the quality and originality of the source for the topic. ("Originality" is defined as finding a source for a given topic that is unique from other class members' sources for that topic. and; correct format for bibliography.