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Emotional Intelligence (EQ or EI)

- Many psychologists and scientists came up with a topic that can help billions of people. The topic is Emotional Intelligence (EQ or EI). Even though, the idea was put out there, not too many people know about the topic. The few that heard of EQ always misinterpret this magnificent subject. They believe that Emotional Intelligence is just recognizing emotions. Actually, Emotional Intelligence is more complex than that. Emotional Intelligence (EQ or EI) is the ability to perceive, control, and evaluate emotions....   [tags: Emotional Intelligence Essays]

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Early Emotional Child Development

- Introduction In this essay I am going to show my understanding of a child's early emotional development based on the psychoanalytical view of child development. I will show how emotional skills gained in the early years can be of a significant relevance to later life. I will show my understanding by illustrating it with the clinical material. Although I am focusing on the psychoanalytical approach to child development I believe that it is beneficial to present also some general background knowledge of child development....   [tags: emotional health, psychology, psychoanalysis]

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The Social-Emotional Aspects of Teaching and Learning

- This essay aims to critically evaluate, compare, contrast and criticize, and integrate theories, strategies and skills from the Humanist, Psychodynamic and Behaviourist perspective. This essay will discuss Maslow, Rogers’, Freudian and Skinner’s approaches to understand how counselling theories may be used by teachers and other staff for supporting children and young people in terms of their social and emotional well-being within the educational context, and the factors that influence their use....   [tags: Social and Emotional Aspects of Learning]

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Social and Emotional Impact of Children's Toys

- Everyone has grown up with a certain toy they loved to play with, but no one really knew the effects it would on them as they aged. Children that are obsessed with their toys and other devices could be affected negatively and positively both with their emotional and social skills and development. When babies are born, they are forced into what they will play with, but it should not be that way. Parents need to give their children space to have an open mind about what toys they want to play with (Roberts 1 of 1)....   [tags: emotional, social skills, development, children]

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The Emotional Significance of Images and their Effects on Memory Performance

- Individuals often perceive emotionally-charged memories as more vivid than boring ones. While this line of thinking is intuitive, does the emotional significance of faces, words, and other stimuli have an actual effect on memory performance. A number of studies have examined this relationship, indicating that emotionally negative and positive stimuli both improve memory performance over neutral stimuli. However, other studies have addressed a number of caveats that add ambiguity to the equation....   [tags: Emotional Significance of Images]

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Test Anxiety and Emotional Reactivity on Test Outcome

- During studying students are experiencing varieties of emotions. Test anxiety and emotional reactivity to test outcome are one of most frequent and the strongest stressors for students during their college days (Pekrun, Goetz, Titz, & Perry, 2002). Various studies have shown that test anxiety correlate negatively with cumulative grades-point average (Diener, Schwarz, & Nickerson, 2011), academic performance (& Elliot, Pekrun, & Maier, 2009) and students’ health (Conley & Lehman, 2012). Test anxiety and emotional reactivity of test outcome can be influenced by both situational and trait factors (Putwain, Woods, & Symes, 2010)....   [tags: Emotional Distress, Neuroticism]

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Emotional Intelligence among High and Low Self-Monitors

- Introduction Humans communicate in a wide variety of different ways. Some of the ways we communicate such as speaking directly to another person is easy to recognize as a form of communication. On the other hand, some of the ways we give and receive information with those around us is not as easily recognizable. Communicating nonverbally is something we as humans do every single day of our lives though we may not be able to pinpoint exact circumstances for when nonverbal communication is required or when it is the best form of communication for the situation....   [tags: Emotional Intelligence in Business]

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Emotional Self-efficacy and Career Satisfaction as Predictors of Self-perceived Employability

- Employability is an important concept within society, which has recently been given a greater focus in universities. Psychologists are interested in what attributes can predict employability. Emotional self-efficacy and career satisfaction have both been significantly related to self-perceived employability in previous research, and this study aimed to investigate whether these concepts could predict self-perceived employability. A multiple linear regression was used to identify whether emotional self-efficacy and career satisfaction were significant predictors in predicting self-perceived employability....   [tags: Employability, Emotional intelligence]

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How Boy's Emotional, Physical, and Mental Developmental Changes Affect them in School

- In elementary school things that seem easier for some prove to be far more difficult for others. Also, factoring that kids are developing emotionally, physically, and mentally every day. Research has shown that boys tend to learn at a slower speed at academics than girls. Perhaps you have seen the mismatch in your own homes and schools: boys struggling to learn in the ways provided for them, teachers and families becoming frustrated, boys being labeled “difficult” or “failures” and becoming remorse with self-doubt (Gurian & Stevens 2006)....   [tags: boy's maturity, emotional development, elementary]

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Emotional Inteligence

- An increasing percent of the population begins to know the idea of emotional intelligence. This concept was firstly developed by two American university professors, John Mayer and Peter Salovey (1990) and they concluded that, people with high emotional quotient are supposed to learn more quickly due to their abilities. Another psycologist named Daniel Goleman (1995) extended the theory and also made it well-known. In his articles and books, he argued that people with high emotional quotient do better than those with low emotional quotient....   [tags: Emotional Intelligence ]

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Working with Emotional Intelligence

- Working with Emotional Intelligence The book “Working with Emotional Intelligence” by Daniel Goleman deals with the emotional assets and liabilities of individuals in organizations. Emotional intelligence is traits that go beyond academic achievement or IQ. As a matter of fact he points out that high academic intelligence can sometimes stand in the way of emotional intelligence. Broadly speaking, emotional intelligence determines how well we handle difficult situation, which cannot be solved by logic, but more by a “feel” for the situation....   [tags: Daniel Goleman Emotional Intelligence Essays]

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Emotional Behaviour Problems

- Emotional Behaviour Problems Many children in today’s world experience some form of emotional behavior. In some cases these emotions are not adequetly dealt with well by the child. How do teachers, the government, and parents deal with children who have behavior problems ranging from moderate, to severe. The answer is to follow. This paper will discuss five different articles which define what a behavior problem is, classroom management strategies for students and teachers, and the education environments that are best for children with Emotional or Behavioral Disorders....   [tags: Teaching Education Emotional Children Essays]

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Emotional Responsiveness Paper

- “You’re mean”, I said to my mother with tears rolling down my face, head down and arms folded, while sitting on my bed. My mother walked over to me and sat on my bed. She placed her hand on my leg and said, “Do you really think I’m mean if so can you express why?” I responded with my head still down, “No.” My mother raised my head and said, “Regina, I just want you to understand that if I say no to something it is not because I am trying to hurt you, it is because I am trying to keep you safe....   [tags: self-regulation, emotional awareness]

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The Role of Emotional Intelligence in Negotiation

- Meaningful communication between two or more individuals rarely leads to 100% agreement between all parties involved. More commonly, there are disagreements on certain points. In a close relationship like a marriage, which is also a partnership; in a strong business relationship; or in a hostage situation, these disagreements must be worked out satisfactorily for both sides in order for the relationship to remain healthy and/or the outcome to be positive. When the parties must reach an agreement or a compromise, one of the best communication strategies is negotiation....   [tags: Communication]

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Assessing Emotional Intelligence in the Workplace

- There are many different positions in an organization that require different knowledge, skills and abilities. Supervisory and management positions encompass more than just technical knowledge, skill and expertise in their given area, but being leaders over others. This is of interest to organizations in having leaders who are able to motivate, understand and get their teams to work together. Many organizations are looking to improve their performance and productivity through finding and placing the right people in leadership positions....   [tags: leadership, emotions, experience, performance]

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The Effects of Emotional Labor on Performance

- Introduction Emotional Labor (EL) is defined “as managing emotions through surface or deep acting by following organizational display rules in return for a wage.” (Hochschild 1983). Task performance and strategy is increased through EL and it has impact on administration of service. Strategies displayed by frontline staffs in service roles may increase bad outcomes by activating negative idea like emotive dissonance and self-alienation. Despite its negative effect EL contributes to the job description of frontline employees (e.g., Brotheridge and Grandey, 2002; Johnson et al., 2007; Montgomery et al., 2006....   [tags: burnout, job, survey]

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The Effects of Emotional Abuse on an Individual

- A persons emotions influence every aspect of ones lives. Especially when you’re a child, your emotions are vulnerable to every interaction they receive. When these emotions are beaten down and destroyed continuously, a common name for this is abuse. For example, Dee, a young married women, was emotionally abused everyday by her husband. He treated her as more of a servant than a wife and she eventually hated her life. She became depressed and eventually contemplated suicide. It wasn’t until then that she considered getting help (YWCA Mohawk Valley, 2014)....   [tags: psychology, behavioral science]

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Physical and Emotional Abuse of an Elder

- The number of elders who are abused in this country and around the world each day is growing at an astonishing rate be it from individuals or institutions. As many as one in ten older adults and one in two people with dementia are victims of elder abuse. Unfortunately, for every case that gets reported there are 23 that go unreported. ("Get Info," 2014) as you can see from the statistics elder abuse is not uncommon in the United States. Any elder has the potential of being physically, emotionally, sexually, or financially abused by another individual....   [tags: self-neglect, inflicting mental pain]

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The Emotional Distress of Men in a Relationship

- The emotional roller coaster that young couples have experienced in a relationship is affecting them differently. Men are thought to be an aggressor and usually are dominant in a relationship, whereas women are passionate and more emotional when it comes to relationship. Although, this can be label as stereotype where typically it is quite an opposite. Men are capable of being vulnerable during an ongoing relationship. More men are experiencing an emotional distress from a bad relationship than women do....   [tags: Mental Health ]

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The Painful and Emotional Effects of Divorce

- Divorce is an emotionally painful experience for everyone involved, especially toward the children in the family. But yet, the law officials continue fabricating laws and devising regulations to make it harder for spouses seeking a divorce or separation to get one. The family has to deal with child custody and support, spousal support such as counseling, property distribution, and a possible name change. Divorce is not only a financial struggle for the families involved, but it is also a nuisance between family relationships....   [tags: changes, couples, family]

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Importance of Emotional Intelligence in Nursing

- Nurses are the caregivers in hospitals that tend to stand out in comparison with other healthcare professionals. They are constantly on the front lines of the battle to maintain an optimal environment for the wellbeing of their patients. For instance, more than a year ago, I was visiting a friend and her young daughter, who had a heart transplant before the age of two, at the Stollery Children’s hospital. I clearly saw how a nurse and her nurturing characteristics, she had shown with her young patient, distinguished her from the other health care professionals....   [tags: Nursing Reflective Practice]

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Emotional Intelligence: Can It Be Improved?

- As a supervisor in the military, I encountered an airman who had all the right qualifications according to the Air Force, but he was not able to complete his contracted term of six years. He survived basic training and a pretty intense two month technical school, but he only lasted two years in the Air Force before he was asked to leave. To work in the Public Affairs career field, he had to score well on the military entrance exam which means he demonstrated the cognitive abilities – a usual predictor of success....   [tags: military, basic training, technical school]

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A Person's Emotional Response to Food

- Since the beginning of time, food has been a necessity of life. Eventually, it became a pleasurable necessity of life as the Romans would throw private parties where they would entertain a small group of guests and serve a feast full of Roman delicacies. Since then food has become an emotional aspect of our lives. Certain foods, such as cakes and cookies, might create a pleasurable experience for an individual, while other foods, such as vegetables and seafood, might create an unpleasant experience for them....   [tags: behavioral science research]

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Emotional Trauma and the Adolescent Brain

- There are many types of trauma that can effect an adolescent and without the proper treatment of the traumatic event the adolescent can have difficulty adapting and developing into adulthood. Kathleen J. Moroz, of the Vermont Agency of Human Services, defines trauma as a physical or psychological threat or assault to a child’s physical integrity, sense of self, safety of survival or to the physical safety of another person significant to the child. She goes on to list the types of trauma a child may be exposed to....   [tags: Teen Development, Psychological Treatment]

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Emotional Cost of Being a Nurses

- ... This, according to the study, has been considered as a great contributor to various errors and the states that impose a compulsory overtime system for their staff in order to make up for lack of enough manpower end up straining these workers even more (Jennings, 2007). Nursing as a practice has a great toll on the body no matter the number of hours that these individuals work in the field. The work involves walking up and down, movement of patients to various sections of the hospitals or having to stand while dealing with the family members of different patients and all these contribute to muscle strain....   [tags: movement of patients, healthcare]

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Emotional Intelligence and Empathy in Leadership

- ... The researchers further concluded that the respondents believe that empathy is inappropriate in the business setting and in addition they themselves are not familiarized with empathy. The participants in this survey varied in age from 21 to 30 years, this is significant because of their poor outlook on empathy across the board. It is assumed by this finding that their empathetic thinking had not reached full maturity. It is believed however, that through proper training, their lack of empathetic abilities can be strengthened....   [tags: secular and Christian worldviews]

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Emotional Intelligence and Its Application

- EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE AND ITS APPLICATION An individual’s ability to control and express their emotions is just as important as his/her ability to respond, understand, and interpret the emotions of others. The ability to do both of these things is emotional intelligence, which, it has been argued, is just as important if not more important than IQ (Cassady & Eissa, 2011). Emotional intelligence refers to one’s ability to perceive emotions, control them, and evaluate them. While some psychologists argue that it is innate, others claim that it is possible to learn and strengthen it....   [tags: Self-esteem, Mental, Health]

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- Introduction Malaysia has seen an increasing number of employers who have begun to recognize the importance of EQ or emotional intelligence in the workplace (Ishak, Mustapha, Mahmud & Ariffin, 2006). Emotional intelligence as the term was first introduced by Salovey and Mayer (1990), defining emotional intelligence as an ability to recognize the meaning of emotions and their relationships and to reason and solve problems on the basis of them. This is an essentially new area of psychology and has the potential to be a strong predictor of performance....   [tags: EQ, Malaysia, business study]

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Emotional Intelligence and Altruistic Tendency

- Emotional Intelligence and Altruistic Tendency Using emotional intelligence (EI) to predict altruistic tendencies can be beneficial in creating a more harmonious society. The human capacity for altruistic tendencies, such as empathy and compassion, are part of what makes humans “human”. This is what separates man from beast. “Evolutionary scientists speculate that altruism has such deep roots in human nature because helping and cooperation promote the survival of our species” (Greater Good, 2014, para....   [tags: intelectual skills, social awareness]

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Emotional Intelligence and Athletic Performance

- According to Salovey and Mayer (1990), “understanding emotions involves comprehension of how basic emotions are blended to form complex emotions, how emotions are affected by events surrounding experiences, and whether various emotional reactions are likely in given social settings. Regulating emotions encompasses the control of emotions in oneself and in others. An individual’s emotional intelligence is an indication of how he or she perceives, understands, and regulates emotions. In sum, emotional intelligence is a form of intelligence that involves “the ability to monitor one’s own and others’ feelings and emotions, to discriminate among them and to use this information to guide one’s th...   [tags: psychology, emotions]

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Obesity: The Physical and Emotional Problems

- Society should consider the physical and emotional problems of obesity in our nation. “Obesity is defined as an excess proportion of total body fat (Mayo Clinic).” American society has become increasingly obese, “characterized by environments that promote increased food intake, unhealthy foods, and physical inactivity (” Our nation increasingly has become consumers of a fast food diet. It is so simple to just pick up food on the go and not deal with the hassle of cooking and cleaning up afterwards....   [tags: Obesity Epidemic in America]

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Emotional Fundamentalism in River of Earth

- James Still's River of Earth presents the bleak realities faced by an Appalachian family that struggles with meeting their most basic needs. The Baldridge's struggle with poverty is surely representative of many Appalachian families during the Depression era. The hardships of poverty, and its psychological and physical effects, are worsened by the isolation and sense of helplessness felt by the characters within River of Earth. Religion functions as the combatant to these struggles; the form of Christianity offered by Still strays from the standard fundamentalist fire-and-brimstone preachings often associated with evangelism in the Appalachian region....   [tags: Literary Analysis ]

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Cognitive and Emotional Persuasion in Advertisement

- Everyday we are bombarded with advertisements all around us; each trying to persuade us to buy their product or agree with their ideals. In order to sway people's thoughts in a particular way, advertisers use many different tactics. These advertising efforts all have the goal of influencing attitudes and perceptions about a given topic or commodity. As consumers, individuals benefit from being aware of such tactics and of the psychological impacts they have on decision making. In order to better understand the consequences of advertising, individuals must understand the basic components of how the brain processes information and draws conclusions....   [tags: behavior, ads ]

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Psychological and Emotional Effects of Words

- Gitte Falkenburg once said, “ Stick and Stones can break your bones, but words can hurt your soul”. This quote is accurate because pain is only temporary, but words can also affect one’s psychological and emotional states in long term. So, how easy it is to hurt someone through electronic communication. People only need to send one or two text messages to launch an attack of insults and rumors, and within few minutes, everyone will know about it. This is an alarming issue that should be address because there are recent cases of suicide from cyberbullying....   [tags: social communication, amanda todd, cyberbullying]

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The Emotional Speech by Watson Churchill

- On September 1939, Britain and France decided to declare war on Germany due to its invasion of Poland. The French and the British felt threatened from Germany as the Germans didn’t respect the peace treaty the signed couple of years ago. Two years later, in 1941, Japan fiercely attacked the USA Pearl Harbor and from that moment the United States of America joined the war on the side of the Allies against the Axis powers such as Germany, Japan and Italy. In response to the USA decision, Mr....   [tags: persuade, enemy, threat, emotions]

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An Exercise in Emotional Intelligence

- “He did what?” Racing over to the banquet, with proof in hand, I would walk up to the stage just as the degenerate was beginning his acceptance speak and decry his foul deed in front of the audience, his family, and the distinguished panel; at which point his family would turn their back on the cheater, the panel would have the police called, the miscreant arrested, and the award would be handed to me, the rightful winner to the cheers of the audience and the adoration of my family, friends, and fans....   [tags: Social Issues]

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Emotional Intelligence, Management, and Leadership

- This paper’s theme assesses whether a leader’s emotional intelligence perspective affects organizational management and leadership qualities. A key point of the subject is proposing a future leadership role. The aspiration of the role includes an exploration of the following topics: the current performance strengths, vulnerabilities and changes contributing to the aspiration of leadership; relationship and changes of emotional intelligence related to leadership aspirations, seminal theorists guiding the aspiration of leadership, and the application of positive change usefulness in strategies and effectiveness in leadership aspirations....   [tags: Oorganizational Management, Leadership Qualities]

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The Emotional Side of Infertility

- Infertility is essentially the inability to conceive after one year of timely unprotected sexual intercourse and, or the inability to carry a pregnancy to live birth (Glover, 2008, p. 209). Of the many possible causes for infertility, 70% of the cases are attributed to natural causes and the remainder due to idiopathic, or unexplained factors (Kraaij, 2009, p. 19). Infertility is a complex medical issue that not only affects a woman physiologically, but also impinges on many other aspects of her life....   [tags: pregnancy, treatments, impact]

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Louise: An Emotional Binge Eater

- In Andre Dubus’ The Fat Girl, Louise is a young adolescent with detrimental eating habits and broken self-esteem. Her lack of self-confidence stems from her atrocious emotional habitat. Louise receives constant criticism from her mother regarding her weight. Her mother states “If you are fat the boys won’t like you.” That kind of ridicule being said by a mother to her 9 year old daughter creates an atmosphere of self-hatred and self-loathing. It is not only her familial environment that contributes so greatly to Louise’s destructive behavior....   [tags: Andre Dubus' The Fat Girl, analaysis]

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Music's Relationship to Emotional Cognition

- Also children as young as 3 or 4 years of age are able to recognize basic emotions in music (Cunningham & Sterling 1988). Emotional contagion it has been argued, facilitates the mother-infant bond (Darwin 1872), as well as social interaction in general terms (Preston & de Waal 2002). In support of this, this emotional contagion seems to create liking and affiliation (e.g. Lakin et al. 2003) which is perhaps beneficial for social interaction (Juslin, P.N. and Vastfjall D., 2008, p.565). Episodic memories Episodic memory is a conscious process: Music evokes memories and so also evokes the emotions associated with these memories....   [tags: memories, imagery, film]

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Emotional Intelligence and Resonant Leadership

- Emotional Intelligence and Resonant Leadership Defined Leaders today are presented with an ever-increasing reliance on unifying a team or organization to achieve goals and objectives. With this demand for higher-level leaders, the ability through which a leader is able to appeal to specific traits and qualities is never more important. Emotional Intelligence (EI) is one area of focus that a leader in the marketplace today must be able to appeal to and demonstrate as a core competency. Emotional Intelligence (EI) has been defined as the focus on such competencies as self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, and relationship management (Goleman, 2006, p....   [tags: self-awareness, self-management]

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Emotional Survival for Law Enforcement

- Gilmartin begins by describing the typical rookie officer. Most are energetic, idealistic, enthusiastic and very driven. Quickly this enthusiasm can change from one of positivity to one that is very cynical and emotionally charged. These behaviors and thoughts over time if not corrected become exacerbated leading to noticeable mental and physical changes. The author, Gilmartin, uses personal experiences and other real life stories effectively so that many officers can relate and identify with the topic of the book....   [tags: police officers, families, hypervigilance]

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Emotional Development Stages of Childhood

- ... At this stage of development babies cries become less frequent and more specific, (diaper change, hunger, pain), making them easier to identify. At six months a baby will begin babbling, and making “bbb” sounds. At this stage the baby will begin to identify and turn head when you say his/her name, they also start realize that when someone leaves the room that they did not “disappear”. Laughter is developed in this stage as well. Between seven to nine months baby may begin to be cautious around strangers, and they may make the baby upset when trying to hold them or take them from parent or guardian....   [tags: fear, insecure, dependent]

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Logical, Ethical, and Emotional Argumentation

- Many people and organizations use writing and visual methods to persuade readers to their view. In such pieces, the author will use many different tricks and appeals in order to draw the reader to his or her train of thought. According to Andrea Lunsford in her instructional book The Everyday Writer, these appeals can be broken down into three main types – logical, emotional and ethical. A logical argument uses facts, statistics and surveys to back up what the author is saying and is commonly referred to as logos....   [tags: Literary Analysis ]

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Emotional Journeys and Richard Rodriguez

- Emotional journeys also create feelings of entertainment, passion, growth, and critical thinking. In the highly praised book made up of a compilation of essays titled Darling by Richard Rodriguez the normal system of human social elements and emotional responses are assessed and analyzed. The book Darling despite its subtitle as a spiritual autobiography is more so an account of a spiritual journey and not so much a biography of one idea. In fact, it is more so a biography of multiple intertwining thoughts and ideas that range from the relationship between different landscapes, the rights of women and gay peoples, as well as the struggle of sexual orientation and religion....   [tags: Darling, Compilation of Essays, Literary Analysis]

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Emotional Intelligence and Self Awareness

- ... Individuals who have high insight of self-awareness recognise how their feelings affect them and their performance in life. Self-awareness shows itself as being ingenuous and the ability to address one’s self realistically; in order words Individuals with high self-awareness are able to speak accurately and openly in the environment they are in (zainab, 2011). Self-awareness can be identified during performance reviews. The ability to read and understand your emotions as well as recognizing their impact on work performance and relationship in the work place is necessary for achieving the goals of the organisation as manager.Zaccaro (2007) argues that Self-awareness in any area of life is...   [tags: organizations, success, economics]

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The Emotional Toll of Deployment

- The Emotional Toll of Deployment “In war, there are no unwounded soldiers.”- José Narosky We have sent soldiers around the world to protect us, but do we know of how this affects them. One would become to feel disconnected from all they know. One would also begin to need supplies and lose motivated to continue their task. Thus, it is imperative that we, the ones being protected by the soldiers, help provide these necessary items. Thousands of United States Soldiers, after being deployed for long periods of time, begins to lack needed items such as: Chap Stick, sunblock, vitamins, bug spray, and toiletries....   [tags: PTSD, depression, night terrors]

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Physical, Emotional and Social Bullying

- When you think of bullying, what do you think of. A lot of people think of a kid thrown against a locker, or people like me think of a girl told she wasn’t as strong or pretty as someone else. This is a subject we hear about a lot but it is extremely important and needs to be stopped. There are many types of bullying and sadly, we will only be able to go over them briefly. Commonly used and hurtful types of bullying are, physical, emotional, and social; there are many ways to solve this. Mostly bullying comes in the three forms....   [tags: solutions, effects, personal experience]

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Developing Emotional Intelligence (EI)

- This paper defined Emotional Quotient (EQ) and Emotional Intelligence (EI) and differentiated between the two terms often used interchangeably in papers to be synonymous for emotional intelligence. Businesses benefited greatly when employees utilized soft skills such as emotional intelligence, displayed a positive disposition and were able to work in healthier, more productive work environments. These competences were developed through self-awareness, self-management, social awareness and social-relationship management....   [tags: emotions, EQ, health, awareness, communication]

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Effects of Emotional Abuse

- Each year more cases of Emotional abuse go unreported because the majority of people experiencing emotional abuse are not aware that it is happening. I was one of these people years ago; it took some caring friends to get me to see what was going on. In the following paragraphs I will touch on ways one can tell they are being emotionally abused, and ways to get help. While Undefined, Emotional abuse affects more people each day because they do not know that they are being abused. Abuse is any behavior that is used to control another human being through the use of fear, humiliation, and verbal or physical assault....   [tags: Psychology]

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Emotional Intelligence in Leadership

- The premise of emotional intelligence in leadership is that emotional intelligence should be the premise of leadership. Before tasks, followers, goals and styles can be defined or critiqued, the leader’s emotional intelligence must first be assessed (Goleman, Boyatzis & McKee, 2002, pg 5). Emotional intelligence then becomes the predictor of how effectively the leader will be able to lead in any given situation, set of tasks or followers. In this paper, the author will compare this premise of emotional intelligence with the Leader-member exchange (LMX) theory and the situational approach to leadership (Northouse, 2010)....   [tags: Leadership]

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Emotional and Social Development

- Every child’s development is distinctive, multipart, and complex. Development comes to pass in five areas. SPICE refers to the five areas of development that all children share. Social, physical, intellectual, creative, and emotional equals SPICE (Early childhood education). Erik Erikson developed a theory of development that considers the impact of external factors from infancy to later life. So, when thinking about early childhood education the one detail that comes to mind is development. Emotional-social development is one aspect of development that is greatly influenced by factors in the environment and the experiences a child has....   [tags: Child Development]

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Emotional Abuse in Canada

- Many cases of emotional maltreatment and abuse go unreported each year because children and youth may not be aware that it is happening to them. Other forms of abuse such as physical abuse, sexual abuse, neglect, or exposure to violence are more readily known about and easier to label and understand. Emotional maltreatment, however, is much harder to identify and define. One broad and general definition of emotional abuse states emotional maltreatment “involves acts or omissions by those in contact with a child that are likely to have serious, negative, emotional impact” (Ministry of Child and Family Development)....   [tags: Psychiatry, Mental Health]

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Social and emotional learning

- Successful teachers develop the whole child by making integrated efforts to promote their student’s academic, social and emotional learning. Children need to be aware of themselves and others; make responsible decisions, and be ethical and respectful of the people around them. With social and emotional skills, a high-quality learning environment that has high-quality classroom structure and rules, commitment to the academic success of all students and high performance expectations, student learning is optimized....   [tags: Education]

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Cultivating Your Emotional Intelligence

- This paper is based off my response to a fictional scenario. In this scenario, I am a struggling writer who has placed third in a writing contest held by the university I attend, and my fellow classmate in this scenario won the grand prize (Module 3 Lecture Pages, n.d.). However, I believe my classmate won the contest because he plagiarized one of my previously published stories, and now I have to face him at the awards ceremony (Module 3 Lecture Pages, n.d.). How I react to this fictional scenario, is based on the varying levels of emotional intelligence, and whether or not my level of emotional intelligence played a role in my reaction (Module 3 Lecture Pages, n.d.)....   [tags: Ethics / Psychology]

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Leadership and Emotional Intelligence

- Introduction When we think of leaders, the first thing that usually comes to mind is a person who holds significant power such as the president. While this may be true, the truth is, you do not need to be in a position of power to assume a leadership role. Everyone has the ability to become a leader. As leaders, everyone has the power to not only influence others, but inspire and motivate them as well. The purpose of this paper is to explore several leadership behaviors, specifically emotional intelligence, and how they can be applied in both my personal and professional lives....   [tags: Psychology]

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Emotional Appeals in Advertising

- Emotional Appeals For this assignment I had to choose a magazine, examine ten full-page advertisements, and figure out each emotional appeal. I also had to give reasons why the appeals I chose were chosen. Advertisers use emotional appeals to persuade the reader to buy their products by using different emotions in their advertisements. The appeals I used were the need for guidance, attention, the need to achieve, escape and physiological needs. My magazine was called fitness, which focuses on women’s health....   [tags: Advertising, Companies]

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Students with Emotional/Behavior Disorders

- Children suffering emotional and behavioral disorders are in need of effective interventions and strategies that will provide them relief in stressful situations and help them self-regulate their behavior. Effective interventions for this population could result in reduced distractions (both personally and within the classroom) and enable them to increase their learning time, thereby optimizing their educational careers. An intervention of yoga and related relaxation techniques may provide students a natural and holistic approach to accomplishing these goals....   [tags: Intervensions for Relaxation]

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Emotional Well-Being and Longevity

- Topic & Rationale Based on the previous research discussed in the introduction’s article review, the current study’s researchers were trying to examine how emotional well-being is affected by age and how emotional well-being plays a role in longevity and mortality. The researchers loosely hypothesized that well-being in older adults is contrary to many current stereotypes, that in fact many older adults have more positive emotions than negative ones. They stated that the only time there would be an increase in negative affect would be near death or those with terminal illnesses....   [tags: Mental Health]

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Emotional Intelligence and Business

- I would definitely talk to the people that are running the contest and inform them of situation and the plagiarism that went on. I would then talk to the person that was doing the plagiarizing and let them know of my disapproval as well as let that person know that I had talked to the people running the contest and informed them of the situation. I think that a person with high emotional intelligence would have handled the situation as I did. A person with medium emotional intelligence would have probably done all of the same things but in more of a (“in your face”) confrontational way....   [tags: plagiarism, moral, ethics]

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Emotional Intelligence and Nursing

- “Emotional Intelligences and Reflective Practice are Integral Components of Building a Therapeutic Relationship in Nursing” Emotional intelligence refers to an ability to recognize the meanings of emotion and its therapeutic relationships, and to reasons for problem-solving in nursing. This is involved in the capacity to recognize emotions, adapt emotion-related to feelings, understand the information of those emotions, and manage it. Reflective practice is a process by which one stops and think about their practice, knowingly analyse ones decision making and clarifying ones thoughts and doubts....   [tags: self-awareness, effective nursing]

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Emotional Intelligence (EI) Theory

- ... Conducting a pre- and post-test experimental study with experimental and control group to investigate the effects of the EI training on actual leaders in organization would be able to address the limitations stated above. Therefore, information gathered from this study could contribute supportive information on developing and implementing successful EI training program for leaders. The main objective of this study is to investigate the effect of the emotional competence training on leaders EI....   [tags: conceptualization, measurement, model]

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Influences on Emotional Expression

- Emotions play a significant part in our daily lives, especially to our overall wellbeing whenever we share these experiences with other people. The ability to express and interpret emotions is an important skill that everyone can improve on that would greatly benefit their interpersonal communication. Our expressions accompany our emotions; they serve as windows that allow other people to know what we are feeling inside. There are several factors that influence how we communicate our feelings. The primary explanation for the differences in how people express their emotions rests on biology....   [tags: Psychology, Emotions]

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Common Emotional Phenomena: Depression

- Depression is a state of low mood and aversion to activity that can affect a person's thoughts, behavior, feelings and sense of well-being (Sandra, 1997). Everyone will suffer from different kinds of depression in their life, after growing up, for depression is a common phenomenon. According to recent research, almost 85 percent of people surveyed by China Daily admitted they have faced depression in their life. As depression is so prevalent in the word, it is not surprising that social scientists are learning more about its causes....   [tags: psychological analysis]

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Emotional or Behavioral Disorders

- Most youth and adolescents with emotional or behavioral disorders (EBD) are noticed by the people around them. It's much easier to identify disordered behaviors than it is to define and classify their types and causes. Children with EBD experience a significant number of academic, behavioral, and interpersonal challenges that can adversely affect not only themselves, but teachers, peers, parents, and others who are involved with the child is some capacity (Gresham, Hunter, Corwin, & Fischer, 2013)....   [tags: Bilogical Influences, Family Influences]

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Emotional and Social Intelligence

- The idea that leaders need social skills is not new. Daniel Goleman first introduced us to the concept of emotional intelligence; the affect emotions have on our ability to think well. He later expanded the theory that both Emotional Intelligence (EQ) and Social Intelligence (SQ) relate to the way one deals with emotions. While EQ focuses on how we handle our emotion, SQ focuses on how we handle other’s emotions. For any leader to communicate effective, it is helpful to be attuned to other thoughts and emotions....   [tags: empathy, attunement]

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Emotional Intelligence

- In our everyday lives, we are constantly interacting with other individuals. These interactions have an effect on our emotions. We have to learn how to identify and deal with these emotions because they have a direct effect on how we deal with issues at work. Individuals can work their way through this process by becoming aware of the importance of emotional intelligence. Emotional intelligence is sometimes referred to as EI or EQ. In their article, Colfax, Rivera & Perez (2010) stated that “Regardless though of how it is referred to, emotional intelligence (EQ) is concerned with understanding oneself and others, relating to people, and adapting to and coping with the immediate surroundings...   [tags: Psychology, Business]

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Emotional Intelligence

- Introduction This essay will discuss three important topics that to me have stood out as important concepts that are sensible and comparatively simple to apply in my work as a graduate nurse. They are; the concept of emotional intelligence, the concept of empowerment in nursing and the concept of teamwork in the health care setting. Each topic will be discussed separately, analysed, argued and integrated into the essay as a whole so that the reader may have a greater understanding of how these concepts interact with each other and how each concept may influence the graduate nurse to work at a professional and level how she in turn can utilise these concepts to further enhance her profession...   [tags: Psychology, Feelings, Mood]

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Emotional Intelligence

- “All learning has an emotional base”, this quote was said by one of the greatest Greek philosophers Plato. The idea that emotions are the bases of learning is the foundation of emotional intelligence. Emotional intelligence was the term coined by psychologist John Mayer and Peter Salovey. It referred to the ability for an individual to observe, manage and assess their emotions. There were many researchers who believed that individuals could learn and strengthen their emotional intelligence, and others claimed it to be an innate trait that people were born with....   [tags: Psychology, Thorndike]

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Emotional Intelligence

- The recent works of theorists such as Howard Gardner, Robert Sternberg, John Mayer and Peter Salovery along with many others, are beginning to take the meaning of intelligence and learning from traditional mainstream monopoly of intelligence. This description is very broad; but the measurement of intelligence has been very narrow before which didn’t allow for others to be included as intelligent. It is important to take the definition of intelligences and to give that meaning back to the learner and those that work closely with the learner for learning success....   [tags: Logic, Emotions, Theorists]

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Emotional Branding

- Introduction The notion of branding as we have come to know it has evolved noticeably over the years as transformations within marketplace have opened up doors for innovative branding approaches and contributions,in addition to this one could arguably say that most of these changes can be attributed to a shift within the mindset of the consumer as the emergence of various segments and target markets has brought about a new set of demands and expectations when it comes to effectively creating and sustaining profitable relationships between a brand and its desired consumer ....   [tags: Marketing ]

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Emotional Penetration

- Susan Glaspell wrote two different forms of literature that have basically the same plot, setting and characters. This was during a period in which the legal system was unsympathetic to the social and domestic situation of the married woman. She first wrote the drama version “Trifles” in 1916 and then the prose fiction “A Jury of Her Peers” in 1917. The main difference was the way the prose fiction version was presented. Glaspell effects emotional change in the story with descriptive passages, settings and the title....   [tags: Literary Analysis ]

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Being Somebody Else: Emotional Labour and Emotional Dissonance by Dijk and Kirk

- Assessment 1 The aim of this text is to critical review two academic papers related to the emotion labour. One is "Being Somebody Else: Emotional Labour and Emotional Dissonance in the Context of the Service Experience at a Heritage Tourism Site" by Dijk and Kirk (2007), which is discusses about if emotion labour causes negative job outcome. Another paper is the writing of Karatepe, Yorganci and Haktanir (2008) named "Outcomes of customer verbal aggression among hotel employees". It mainly focuses on some emotion problems impact by customer verbal aggression....   [tags: emotion dissonance, emotion]

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Perceiving Emotional Intelligence

- Emotional Intelligence Emotional Intelligence is an ability stemming from the feeling of empathy that most people acquire as they experience new things in their life. It is the ability to monitor the emotions within yourself and that of others in order to discriminate between feelings and label them as such. We use this emotional information to guide our thinking patterns and behaviors. High emotional intelligence levels directly correlates within an individual to greater mental health, exceptional job performance, and more advanced leadership skills....   [tags: empaty, communication]

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Childhood Emotional Abuse

- Although all therapists are aware of the childhood emotional abuse issue, it is possible that only few therapists understand the scope of the issue. Emotional maltreatment is harder to detect than other forms of abuse because it is more subtle. When Child Protective Services (CPS) conduct family assessments, it is the hardest form of abuse to prove because parents are very open about the topic and emotional abuse does not leave any physical evidence behind. However, it certainly influences a child's self-esteem, promotes the feeling of guilt, insecurity, and creates the inability to form stable relationships during adulthood....   [tags: Social Issues, Child Protective Services]

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Emotional Intelligence Testing

- As a young boy, my parents always had me self-report my emotions. We had this magnet it on the fridge with the boy who had funky hair and various faces. Under each face would be a different emotion1. It would range from “ecstatic” all the way down to “disgusted”. Each day I would look at these funny faces and see which was the best image of how I felt. Although I grew out of the stage my life when my parents would ask me how I felt using a funny graphic, looking back on it in hindsight, I can see the testing they were doing on me to keep check of my emotional stability during the early impressionable years and monitor my behaviors to see if it went outside the norm for children my age....   [tags: psychology, correlation to professional success ]

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Social Emotional Learning

- This article is about social-emotional learning and how it can potentially benefit kindergarten students. This study’s purpose was to consider kindergarten when promoting social and emotional learning in schools. Since relatively few studies have been conducted in the kindergarten classroom, this study examines the effects of the Strong Start curriculum for kindergarteners in this setting. This curriculum tests the competence of sixty-seven kindergarteners in both social and emotional areas. This curriculum consists of ten lessons that were taught by four different teachers in four different classrooms....   [tags: kindergarten, curriculum]

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Educating Students With Emotional and Behavior Disorders

- In reading chapter seven of the textbook, the education of students with emotional and behavior disorders was not common before the turn of the twentieth century. Before children were thought of as having mental illnesses, many researchers thought that this was only diagnosed in adults. For a child to be known to have a mental issue back in the nineteenth century was said to be evil or satanic. It was very challenging to study emotional behavior disorders in children. Unfortunately, there was no way to describe the disorder....   [tags: special education, learning disabilities, teaching]

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Emotional Intelligence: Theory, Concepts, and Principles

- Emotional intelligence (EI) has varying definitions, but they all have one’s ability to perceive and understand emotions in common. Emotional intelligence (EI) can be defined as “the capacity to reason about emotions, and of emotions to enhance thinking” (Sadri, 2012). This includes the abilities to accurately recognize emotions, to access and cause emotions to assist though, to understand emotions and emotional knowledge, and to regulate emotions to promote growth emotionally and intellectually (Sadri, 2012)....   [tags: self-awareness, self-motivation]

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What's Emotional Intelligence

- Emotional Intelligence and reflective practice are integral components of building a therapeutic relationship in nursing Emotional intelligence refers to the ability to recognize, control and analyse emotions. Some researchers suggest that emotional intelligence can be learned and bound. Reflective practice is a process by which one can stop and think about one’s practice, knowingly analyse decision making and use theory which are appropriate. The therapeutic relationship refers to the relationship between a healthcare professional and a client....   [tags: nursing, therapeutic relationships]

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