We've been defeated by this learned helplessness
that we won't be able to achieve anything, by protest or by any other means.
Eduque cited the lack of pre-school education, low self-esteem, and "a notion of learned helplessness
" as the culprits of this issue -- consequently resulting to the unfortunate choice of working instead for additional family income.
'P4h-tm' knockout mice showed striking courage and a lack of learned helplessness
compared to congenic wild-type mice with a functional 'P4h-tm' gene.
The aim: to make prisoners experience 'learned helplessness
' depression caused by a sense of helplessness or powerlessness.
Initiative: Do your sales people take all the necessary actions without being told, or do they display "learned helplessness
" waiting for you to pressure them to perform?
Without intervention, children are at risk of developing chronic depression or anxiety, low self-esteem, learned helplessness
and relationship difficulties, she added.
After years of disappointment, many Lebanese citizens have fallen into a state of "learned helplessness
," he added.
Equine behaviourist Ben Hart said: "The donkeys appear to have developed a learned helplessness
Other leadership concepts discussed in the Advanced Psychology of Communication Course were fairness versus equality, intent versus impact, "the message is defined by the receiver," clarity of expression, and learned helplessness
versus learned optimism or gratitude.
Using the Theory of Learned Helplessness
to Develop the
There is this phenomenon of learned helplessness
. We see around us the ravages of socio-economic disadvantage and we understand that as being our normal.
A new report in this volume suggests that Yueju, a Chinese traditional medicine, not only has antidepressant effects in the learned helplessness
model but also involves similar mechanisms to other antidepressants (e.g., PKA, CREB, BDNF, and NMDA receptors) (Z.