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For students studying Units 3 and 4 VCE Psychology

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For students studying Units 3 and 4 VCE Psychology

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Latest release on Oct 28, 2017

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Rank #1: Unit 4 AOS 2: Dot point 13

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models of behaviour change with reference to the transtheoretical model including the stages of pre-contemplation, contemplation, preparation, action and maintenance/relapse.

Oct 28 2017

13mins

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Rank #2: Unit 4 AOS 2: Dot point 12

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resilience as a positive adaption to adversity including the relative influence of protective factors with reference to: adequate diet and sleep (biological); cognitive behavioural strategies (psychological); support from family,friends and community (social)

Oct 26 2017

12mins

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Rank #3: Unit 4 AOS 2: Dot point 11

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evidence-based interventions and their use for specific phobia with reference to: the use of short-acting anti-anxiety benzodiazepine agents (gamma-amino butyric acid [GABA] agonists) in the management of phobic anxiety and relaxation techniques including breathing retraining and exercise (biological); the use of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and systematic desensitisation as psychotherapeutic treatments of phobia (psychological); psychoeducation for families/supporters with reference to challenging unrealistic or anxious thoughts and not encouraging avoidance behaviours (social).

Oct 25 2017

16mins

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Rank #4: Unit 4 AOS 2: Dot point 10

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the relative influences of contributing factors to the development of specific phobia with reference to: gamma- amino butyric acid (GABA) dysfunction, the role of stress response and long-term potentiation (biological); behavioural models involving precipitation by classical conditioning and perpetuation by operant conditioning, cognitive bias including memory bias and catastrophic thinking (psychological); specific environmental triggers and stigma around seeking treatment (social)

Oct 25 2017

20mins

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Rank #5: Unit 4 AOS 2: Dot point 9

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the distinctions between stress, phobia and anxiety; variation for individuals with stress, phobia and anxiety on a mental health continuum

Oct 25 2017

7mins

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Rank #6: Unit 4 AOS 2: Dot point 8

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the concept of cumulative risk.

Oct 25 2017

10mins

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Rank #7: Unit 4 AOS 2: Dot point 7

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the influence of social risk factors including disorganised attachment, loss of a significant relationship and the role of stigma as a barrier to accessing treatment

Oct 25 2017

11mins

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Rank #8: Unit 4 AOS 2: Dot point 6

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the influence of psychological risk factors including rumination, impaired reasoning and memory, stress and poor self-efficacy

Oct 25 2017

11mins

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Rank #9: Unit 4 AOS 2: Dot point 5

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the influence of biological risk factors including genetic vulnerability to specific disorders, poor response to medication due to genetic factors, poor sleep and substance use

Oct 25 2017

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Rank #10: Unit 4 AOS 2: Dot point 4

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the distinction between predisposing risk factors (increase susceptibility), precipitating risk factors (increase susceptibility and contribute to occurrence), perpetuating risk factors (inhibit recovery) and protective factors (prevent occurrence or re-occurrence)

Oct 25 2017

13mins

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