Psychology 101 - States Of Consciousness

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Psychology 101 (Spring 2011) on States of Consciousness


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is altered states of consciousness used for?
  • 2. 
    What do some cultures see altered state of consciousness as? 
  • 3. 
    Define consciousness?
  • 4. 
    What are the two types of consciousness?
  • 5. 
    What are examples of wakeful consciousness?
  • 6. 
    In the definition of consciousness what are the types of awareness?
  • 7. 
    Define: Altered state of consciousness
  • 8. 
    What are types of altered consciousness?
  • 9. 
    What are the three aspects of sleep?
  • 10. 
    Define: Sleep States
    • A. 

      Ordering and duration (When do we sleep?, How long do we sleep?)

    • B. 

      While sleeping, you are either dreaming (REM) or not dreaming (NREM)

    • C. 

      EEG Brain wave activity changes before and during sleep

  • 11. 
    Define: Sleep Stages
    • A. 

      While sleeping, you are either dreaming (REM) or not dreaming (NREM)

    • B. 

      Ordering and duration (When do we sleep?, How long do we sleep?)

    • C. 

      EEG Brain wave activity changes before and during sleep

  • 12. 
    Define: Sleep Patterns
    • A. 

      EEG Brain wave activity changes before and during sleep

    • B. 

      Ordering and duration (When do we sleep?, How long do we sleep?)

    • C. 

      While sleeping, you are either dreaming (REM) or not dreaming (NREM)

  • 13. 
    How long do most adults sleep for?
  • 14. 
    What is the development of sleep patterns?
  • 15. 
    What is Micro Sleep?
  • 16. 
    Three types of sleep disturbances:
  • 17. 
    Define: Insomnia
    • A. 

      Can't get to sleep

    • B. 

      Sudden sleep attacks

    • C. 

      Can't sleep and breathe

  • 18. 
    Define: Narcolepsy
    • A. 

      Can't get to sleep

    • B. 

      Sudden sleep attacks (most dangerous)

    • C. 

      Can't sleep and breathe

  • 19. 
    Define: Apnea
    • A. 

      Can't get to sleep

    • B. 

      Sudden sleep attacks (most dangerous)

    • C. 

      Can't sleep and breathe (maybe related to SIDS)

  • 20. 
    What are the two types of insomnia?
  • 21. 
    What is the best cure for temporary insomnia?
  • 22. 
    What is sleep restriction?
  • 23. 
    What do sleeping pills decrease?
  • 24. 
    How should you cure chronic insomnia (steps 1 - 4)
  • 25. 
    Define: Dream work
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