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Test-retest reliability and validity of the Computerized Version of the Category Test-Young Children's Version
The primary focus of the research involved the reliability and validity of the Computerized Version of the Category Test-Young Children's Version (CVCT-YC). There were 56 elementary school children, ages 5-8 (24 females ...
The rhetoric of Sydney Smith
A life in song: A phenomenological perspective of a person with Alzheimer's disease
The purpose of this study was to discover how music is meaningful to one person with Alzheimer's disease who resides in a nursing home. Musical meaning and how music functioned in this woman's life both before and after ...
Estrogen and 5-HT(1A) receptor function
The effects of estrogen treatment on 5-HT1A receptor function were examined. When ovariectomized rats were given a single treatment with 25 μm estradiol benzoate followed 48 hr later with 500 μg progesterone, the 5-HT1A ...
Neurocognitive performance differences between ADHD boys at baseline and after methylphenidate treatment
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) has been the focus of many discussions by school personnel and parents over the past years as more children are diagnosed as having trouble with attention and hyperactivity. ...
Creating internal structure in the client-centered music therapy environment: The play experiences of a nine-year-old boy with autism
The purpose of this study was to explore the play experiences of Joseph, a nine-year-old boy with autism, both within client-centered music therapy sessions and in the natural play environment. I hoped to discover the ...
Children's perceived contingency of teacher-administered reinforcements, locus of control, helplessness, and academic performance
The purpose of this study is to examine the reliability and validity of the Teacher Contingency Scale, an instrument designed to measure perceived contingency of reinforcement based on a contingency model of learning, and ...
The Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory - 2, post-traumatic stress disorder, and women domestic violence survivors
Empirical evidence and diagnostic decision rules for diagnosing Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) with Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory - 2 were originally developed with a narrow and heterogeneous sample ...
The effects of music therapy activities and sibling dyads on social interactions of children with isolated lissencephaly sequence
The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of music therapy with and without sibling participation on the social interaction skills of children with Isolated Lissencephaly Sequence (ILS). The research questions ...
A rhetorical critique of Oscar Wilde's fairy tales
The enduring popularity of Oscar Wilde is evidenced through the many modern treatments of his life and his wit. In the decades since his death, his life has been thoroughly discussed from almost every perspective. Several, ...