Course Project Proposal, Alternative Energy

Description
Assemble at least five scholarly academic references that will be used to write your section of the research paper for the team Course Project.
investigate the cost/resource usage it takes to produce or setup each method.

Research the implementing of alternative energy methods related to real estate necessary, base development costs, drivers for sustainment, and period for return of investment.

Literature Review : Clinical and counseling psychology

Description
Prior to beginning work on this assignment, read the Ryder, Ban, & Chentsova-Dutton (2011) “Towards a Cultural-Clinical Psychology,” American Psychological Association (2014) “Guidelines for Prevention in Psychology,” Hage, et al. (2007) “Walking the Talk: Implementing the Prevention Guidelines and Transforming the Profession of Psychology,” and Rivera-Mosquera, et al. (2007) “Prevention Activities in Professional Psychology: A Reaction to the Prevention Guidelines” articles.

Clinical and counseling psychology is a dynamic field that is constantly evolving and striving toward better treatment options and modalities. In this literature review, you will explore and integrate psychological research into a literature review, addressing current trends in three major areas of clinical and counseling psychology: assessment, clinical work, and prevention.

In your review, include the following headings, and address the required content.

Assessment
Support this section with information from the Ryder et al. (2011) article “Towards a Cultural-Clinical Psychology” and at least one additional peer-reviewed article from the Ashford University Library.

Compare the assessments currently in use by clinical and counseling psychologists.
Explain the trend towards cultural-clinical psychology and the suitability of clinical assessments with diverse clients.
Clinical work
Support this section using a minimum of three peer-reviewed articles from the Ashford University Library. The recommended articles for this week may be useful in generating your response.

Compare and contrast technical eclecticism, assimilative integration and theoretical integration.
Provide a historical context and identify the major theorists for each perspective.
Assess the trends in psychotherapy integration.
List three pros and cons for each perspective, sharing which perspective most closely aligns with your own.
Analyze the major trends in psychology and explain the connection between evidenced-based practices and psychotherapy integration.
Prevention
Review the “Guidelines for Prevention in Psychology” (American Psychological Association, 2014), and support this section with information from the Hage, et al. (2007) “Walking the Talk: Implementing the Prevention Guidelines and Transforming the Profession of Psychology,” and Rivera-Mosquera, et al. (2007) “Prevention Activities in Professional Psychology: A Reaction to the Prevention Guidelines” articles.

Describe general prevention strategies implemented by clinical and counseling psychologists at the micro, meso, exo, and macro levels.
The Literature Review

Must be 7 to 10 double-spaced pages in length (not including title and references pages) and formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site..

The “Invisible Poor”

Description
In this second discussion we will consider the “invisible poor” and delve deeper into persistent poverty in the U.S. You will need to gather your facts to develop your responses, and you will need to support your positions with well-reasoned and cogent arguments using data. This is the way all good social science research is conducted.

Please be sure to read the following before engaging in the discussion:

The Other America (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. in The Nation 14 May 2012
Income and Poverty in the United States: 2015 (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.
Review the materials given in this module before going on to find additional sources to include in your initial post of 250+ words. You will want to find support for your position in answering these questions:

What are the effects of poverty?
Why is poverty a persistent problem in America?
What can be done to address the problem?
What has been the effect of a growing number of working Americans earning below the “living wage” threshold?

Bowen Family Systems, Structural, and Strategic Models Theory

Description

Read the “Case Study Analysis.”

Select one of the following theories that you feel best applies to treating the client in the case study:

Bowen Family Systems
Structural
Strategic
Write a 750-1,000-word analysis of the case study using the theory you chose. Include the following in your analysis.

What concepts of the theory make it the most appropriate for the client in the case study?
Why did you choose this theory over the others?
What will be the goals of counseling and what intervention strategies are used to accomplish those goals?
Is the theory designed for short- or long-term counseling?
What will be the counselor’s role with this client?
What is the client’s role in counseling?
For what population(s) is this theory most appropriate? How does this theory address the social and cultural needs of the client?
What additional information might be helpful to know about this case?
What may be a risk in using this approach?
Include at least three scholarly references outside of the course textbook in your paper.

The Allegory of the Cave

6 thousand word critical writing on Platos ”cave”. Must analyze critically. It’s for a lesson that teaches European political thought and on what Europe is based today. The theory of state. (People mentioned in class were: Aristotle, Plato, Hobbes, Montesquieu) In this critical writing we must focus on one specific term and analyze. You must have the book ”The Allegory of the Cave”. You can chose which chapter to focus on

data or statistics

Description
Paper two will be a minimum of ten pages in length and is expected to address theory related to some area of adulthood and aging. Theory does not simply report on data or statistics, but instead explores research relevant to the specific area of interest and possible directions for future research. Papers must include a minimum of four primary source articles from peer reviewed journals that are no more than five years old. Papers will be written in APA style. Numbers of pages represent a minimum, not a maximum. That said, excessive length does not earn a better grade. Grades are based on the quality of the paper.

Bonds have some common characteristics

Description
All bonds have some common characteristics, but they do not always have the same contractual features. Differences in contractual provisions, and in the underlying strength of the companies backing the bonds, lead to major differences in bonds risks, prices, and expected returns. It is important to understand how bond markets actually function and what the appropriate terminology is.

Go to http://www.barrons.com/public/page/bonds.html?mod=BOL_Nav_INV_hps

You can use another website for bond information, if you prefer.

Scroll down to see the information about corporate bonds quotes.

In your initial response to the topic you have to answer all 6 questions.

You are expected to make your own contribution in a main topic ,

Copy the quotation of one bond. Present these quotations in your posting.
Describe the information that you received from the quote of the bond. You have to explain each number and symbol that appears in the bond quotation.
Assume that par value of the bond is $1,000. What was the last price of the bond in $$$ (listed in “Last” trade price)?
Assume that par value of the bond is $1,000. Calculate annual coupon interest payments.
Assume that par value of the bond is $1,000. Calculate current yield of the bond using Excel or a financial calculator.
How would ONE of the following affect the yield on newly issued bond? Please explain your answer.
a) The bonds are callable.

b) The bonds are subordinated to the existing bond issue.

c) The bond rating is better or worse than the Moody’s Aa3 that the company anticipates.

Please include at least six quotes and give two sentences of explanation for each quote in the conclusion.

Social Developement

Description
You are to find three articles that deal with social development. From the three articles you are to write a 2-3 page paper on social development. Your articles should be between the years of 2015 to present (2018). Include a reference page.

Your social development paper should be at least 2-3 pages. A separate page should be used as a reference page. Please use Times New Roman, 12 point font, and double space the paper. If you cite or quote any information within your paper, be sure to reference the cite within your paper – APA style.
For information on APA style, please look at The Purdue OWL: APA Style https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/2/10/

Promoting Development and Developmentally Appropriate Practice

Description
The purpose of this assignment is to:
1.Describe the physical, cognitive, social, and emotional development that occurs in early childhood (ages 3 through 6). (CO3)
2.Examine the role of play in the learning process of young children. (CO4)

Directions:

Imagine you are a teacher in a preschool or childcare setting working with children 3 to 5 years old. You want to promote growth in each of the developmental domains: physical, cognitive, social, and emotional. Using the Assignment 3: Promoting Development and Developmentally Appropriate Practice Template, choose five (5) activities for each domain, identify the materials that you will need for each activity, and describe how it promotes development (give your rational for choosing the activity). Include at least one (1) reference that supports your rationale. Please be sure that each of your activities is developmentally appropriate for your target age. You will have 20 activities total for this assignment. PLEASE WRITE IN COMPLETE SENTENCES AND FULLY DESCRIBE YOUR ACTIVITIES AND RATIONALE. Be sure you include APA formatted in text citations and references. Similarity report must be less than 20% including references.

Dyslexia : learning disability

Description
Write a 7 page paper on Dyslexia that addresses the items listed below. 1. Through definition/explanation of the learning disability. 2. What are the child’s learning symptoms? How does the disability manifest itself? How would the disability be identified? 3. What are the child’s personal needs due to this learning disability? 4. How does the learning disability affect the child’s family life? 5. How does the learning disability affect the child in the classroom? 6. What are the child’s classroom needs? How will these needs affect other students in the classroom? 7. Identify some specific methods a teacher must use to accommodate the learning disability in the classroom? 8. How will the learning disability be accommodated in the child’s future career choice? 9. What transition services may be necessary? 10. Simulate (to the greatest extent possible) the disability.