One of your family members has been experiencing symptoms similar to generalized anxiety disorder (GAD).

Instructions

Directions: Be sure to save an electronic copy of your answer before submitting it to Ashworth College for grading. Unless otherwise stated, answer in complete sentences, and be sure to use correct English, spelling, and grammar. Sources must be cited in APA format. Your response should be four (4) double‐spaced pages; refer to the “Format Requirementsʺ page for specific format requirements.

Part A: Sleep Stages

Your textbook describes the different stages of sleep. Write the following:

Describe slow-wave sleep and REM sleep. Be sure to include

the brain activity that takes place during these two stages
what an EEG recording looks like during each of these two stages
Part B: Types of Learning

There are four basic forms of learning:

perceptual learning
stimulus-response learning
motor learning
relational learning
Write the following:

Describe two of these types of learning. Provide at least two (2) examples for each of these of a situation in which each of these types of learning occurs, being sure to cite your sources.

Part C: Generalized Anxiety Disorder: Definition, Cause & Treatment

One of your family members has been experiencing symptoms similar to generalized anxiety disorder (GAD). The family member has asked you for help with finding treatment. You decide you want to research the disorder before you offer your help.

Write the following:

Give the definition of GAD and (2) causes and (2) treatment options for GAD.