Personal Application of Scientific Literature in Psychology

Your task is to locate a primary source article in the field of psychology, read thearticle, and examine how the main findings relate to your life.
Purpose: The purpose of this assignment is 1) to develop competence in locatingand identifying scientific psychological literature, 2) to develop competence inunderstanding scientific psychological literature, 3) to apply findings of psychologicalliterature to your life and 4) to gain additional experience with and feedback onacademic writing. Throughout this class, we will emphasize the scientificunderpinnings of psychology. This assignment provides an opportunity to familiarizeoneself with the literature that forms the basis of psychological science and toexamine relationships between this literature and your life.
The paper should be no more than one page long. Margins should be one inch on allsides. The text should be 10-point, Verdana font. All text should be double-spaced. Useone or two spaces after each sentence; be consistent throughout the paper. Youshould put your full name in a header in the upper right corner of the page, not inthe body of the paper. The title of your paper should be “Personal Application ofScientific Literature in Psychology”; no other title is acceptable. At the end of yourpaper, you should provide a reference for your article in accord with AmericanPsychological Association (APA) style. The form of APA citation is as follows:
Author last name, Author initials, Author, B. B., & Author, C. C. (publication year).Title of article. Title of Periodical, volume number(issue number), pages.This citation will not be included in your page count.Please use the following headings in your paper:General topic