Essays Tagged: "neurologist"

Tourette Syndrome: an overview

der that displays distinct physical characteristics and unusual mental behaviour. It was the French neurologist Gilles de la Tourette who, in 1885, was the first to conduct a systematic study of the m ...

(10 pages) 185 0 4.5 Mar/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Psychoanalysis and Freud

es or forgotten memories. (Hysteria is now commonly referred to as conversion disorder.) The French neurologist Jean Martin CHARCOT tried to rid the mind of undesirable thoughts through hypnotic sugge ...

(9 pages) 675 0 3.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Attention Deficit Hyperactivty Disorder

and other symptoms are seen, parents should consult a pediatrician, psychologist, psychiatrist, or neurologist to see if the child's disturbing behaviors could be a disorder.Some children may have th ...

(8 pages) 188 0 3.5 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

The three main theorie of Sigmund Freud and his contribution to society.

The Contributions of Dr. Sigmund FreudSigmund Freud is the Jewish neurologist turned psychiatrist from 19th century Austria who is considered by many to be the father ...

(4 pages) 379 1 4.3 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

"The Fortune Teller" by Kenneth S. Kosik, The Sciences, Jul/Aug 1999, pp.13-17.

, where he was a cofounder of the Memory Disorders Clinic. In October of 1992, he was introduced to neurologist Francisco Lopera. Lopera had tracked 12 interrelated families living in Columbia, all su ...

(3 pages) 33 0 4.3 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Sigmund Frued.

in the treatment of an emotional disorder known as hysteria when he studied under the famous French neurologist, Jean-Martin Charcot. It was there that Freud changed from neurology to psychopathology, ...

(2 pages) 131 0 5.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Bodiless Gifts.

to compensate for a deficiency in other areas. In an extreme view, Oliver Sacks explains how he, a neurologist and psychiatrist, witnesses these talents brought out by a disease. Many individuals, ov ...

(4 pages) 29 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)

and other symptoms are seen, parents should consult a pediatrician, psychologist, psychiatrist, or neurologist to see if the child's disturbing behaviors could be a disorder.Some children may have th ...

(8 pages) 109 1 4.3 Dec/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Psychodyamic Therapy and how it is better than any of the other forms of therapy in Psychology.

dividuals current behavior. Psychodynamic Therapy was first introduced by Sigmund Freud, a Viennese neurologist . Freud developed psychoanalysis which is the study of the unconscious. His ideas were i ...

(2 pages) 108 1 3.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Freud CV, written in Ist person, Freud is applying for job

d often discuss medical cases together. I later went to Paris to study under Jean-Martin Charcot, a neurologist known throughout Europe for his use of hypnosis. I soon married and returned home in Vie ...

(6 pages) 69 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Philosophical Analysis of Viktor Frankl's "Man's Search for Meaning"

a prisoner in Nazi concentration camps, Frankl witnessed the horrors of dehumanization daily. As a neurologist, he was able to use his psychology background to analyze his own personal experience and ...

(4 pages) 95 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

What My Brain Couldn't Tell Me

        As of October 26, 1996, my life changed forevermore. On that afternoon, my neurologist told me that I had a massive brain tumor and had to undergo surgery immediately. For th ...

(3 pages) 17 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Challenge Overcome: Killiam-Bear Syndrome

I found information about a new drug that hastened the recovery. I presented with my findings to my neurologist, who approved the drug. With the aid of the medication, I recovered fully within several ...

(1 pages) 344 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Sigmund Freud

med to have a lasting affect on Freud. He later went to Paris to study under Jean-Martin Charcot, a neurologist known throughout Europe for his use of hypnosis. Charcot was Freud's mentor and inspired ...

(4 pages) 65 0 3.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Hypochondria

observe his own symptoms. He feels "numbness and tingling" in his arms and legs. He then goes to a neurologist who take the MRI of his brain and finds some spots, which the neurologist concludes that ...

(6 pages) 30 0 5.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Huntington's Disease: Research Project

started to fight and quarrel with everyone who opposed her idea. After that, we bound her to go the neurologist she finally agreed and the test revealed that she was suffering from Huntington's diseas ...

(5 pages) 34 1 3.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Autism

(4 pages) 38 0 4.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Capstone Case Brief

ve never happened and that Miller was not sane at the time of the murder. Austin Moody, a certified neurologist, agrees with Roitman (Schmalleger, 2002). Moody and Dr. Jack Jurasky, a psychiatrist, te ...

(4 pages) 33 0 3.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The Brutality of Humanity. Analysing William Golding's alligorical novel "Lord Of The Flies"

vil in humans. However, evil is not the main component of a man's soul.Sigmund Freud was a renowned neurologist who developed many theories, mostly involving the subliminal psyche. Freud believed ther ...

(3 pages) 1311 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat

ook His Wife for a Hat" is written by Oliver Sacks. Oliver Sacks is recognized as a physician and a neurologist and as well he is the familiar writer of nine other books (Goodwin, 233-235). "The Man W ... is just incorrect, and once more, it experience like Sacks is writing a case study for an associate neurologist and then, at the final moment, memorized to "dumb it down" a bit for some of his readers ...

(6 pages) 6 0 0.0 Dec/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors