27 Theoretical Concepts

Almost everything we do involves either interacting with other persons or inhibiting interactions with other persons. If we fail to follow the often unspoken rules about these interactions, the consequences will be clear: others will judge us to be social incompetent...

26 Perspective

A Brief History of Psychological Disorders: We presumably study history to learn from our past mistakes. For as long as there have been people living in groups, there also have been some individuals who behaved in disturbing and atypical ways. As such, people have...

25 Pure Speculation

At long last science has figured out that the brain is not generally hardwired and unlike a computer, it rewires itself constantly. What you think matters for thinking (cognition) is the mechanism for programming and language and imagery are the primary, although...

24 Rambling Thoughts

Ramble, I am told by Ayoto comes from ‘ram’ and etymologically denotes ‘wander around like a randy ram, looking for ewes to copulate with’ – I have to stop looking up words. This article rambles, in much less provocative ways looking at the development and alteration of and individual’s inner logic.

23 Messages

MESSAGE —> INTERPRETATION — RESPONSE —> RESPONSE MESSAGE —> INTERPRETATION — RESPONSE —> RESPONSE MESSAGE —> INTERPRETATION — RESPONSE —> RESPONSE MESSAGE A chain of messages is usually called a...

22 Becoming

Content Warning : Presentation needs to be addressed. BECOMING Data Collection Decision Criteria Random Stimuli | V bottom up – data driven pleasure/pain filters epigenetic rules cognitive algorithms cognitive structures 1 2 3 4 5 comparison Association 1 2 3 4...