Monthly Archives: April 2013

Therapy–30 Rock

In this clip, Jack helps Tracy in a therapy session. Advertisements

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Reverse Psychology–The Big Bang Theory

Sheldon’s mom convinces him that he needs to get back together with Amy Farrah Fowler, without him knowing she’s convincing him.

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Defense Mechanisms–The Big Bang Theory

Penny takes out some of her frustrations on her apartment door and hilarity ensues.

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Social Psychology–The Big Bang Theory

Amy Farrah Fowler explains why humans have a natural urge to ostracize others.

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Personality–The Big Bang Theory

In this clip, Amy asks Penny about Freud’s theory of penis envy.  She also mentions her night terrors.

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Classical Conditioning–Fraiser

Fraiser plans to play a prank using some principles of classical conditioning.

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Neuroscience–The Big Bang Theory

Amy talks about the prefrontal cortex, the limbic system and the amygdala and relates it to Penny’s attraction to Leonard.

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Maslow’s Hierarchy–Finding Nemo

This clip focuses on safety and security needs.

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Maslow’s Hierarchy–The Today Show

It’s not a fictional show, but it’s a good clip none-the-less.  It investigates a nutrition program for low income children because their basic needs aren’t meant.

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Phobias–The Big Bang Theory

Sheldon has orinthophobia and a blue jay gets in his apartment.

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