Psychology, Writing, Philosophy - Synopsis and About Me:

Andre Jones, 30 - Melbourne, Australia

Currently undertaking:

. Foundations of Psychology 100 [Via Open Universities Australia (OUA)] (Completed)
. Foundations of Psychology 101 [Via OUA]

Goals:

. As of this year (2019) am studying core units online (OUA) with a goal towards entering in the Bachelor of Psychological Sciences Degree
. My goal is to work in Clinical Psychology or Neuropsychology: Specializing in Mental Illnesses (Depressive Illnesses and Anxiety Disorders)

Previous Courses Completed:

. Introduction to Psychology (University of Toronto) [via Coursera.org]

. Introduction to Psychology (Yale University) [Coursera]

. Understanding the Brain: The Neurobiology of Everyday Life (Pending Final Project/Deadline Reset, University of Chicago) [Coursera]

. Søren Kierkegaard - Subjectivity, Irony and the Crisis of Modernity (University of Copenhagen) [Currently undertaking via Coursera]

Influences and Inspirations:

Psychological:

. Carl G. Jung
. Sigmund Freud
. B.F Skinner
. Jordan B. Peterson
. Carl Rogers

Philosophical:

. Albert Camus
. Jean Paul Sartre
. Søren Kierkegaard
. Friedrich Nietzsche
. Martin Heidegger
. Lao Tzu
. Socrates

Literary:

. Franz Kafka
. Voltaire
. Oliver Sacks
. Richard Feynman

Styles, Topics, Perspectives:

. Phenomenology
. Existentialism
. Nihilism
. Analytical Psychology
. Clinical & Abnormal Psychology
. Neuroscience
. Quantum Physics
. Eastern Spirituality (Taoism, Buddhism)
. Pharmacology and Neuropharmacology
. Behaviourism

Writings, Essays, Papers:

. Operant Conditioning & Behaviourism: 'Class Dojo' Behavioural Tracking App in Australian Primary Schools.