Thinking critically with psychological science and the biology of

1. Read the statement answer the questions, needs to be a minimum of 300 words. ​

​One of your classmates has flipped ahead in the book and notices that there will be a lot of material on the brain. “I don’t see why I have to learn so much biology. I want to be a school counselor, not a brain surgeon”

  •  How are the mind and brain connected? 
  •  In what specific ways might knowing the brain help us to understand the mind?

2. Reflection:  Refer to the questions in chapter one on page 2 of your textbook. Are these questions that you have wondered about? Are there others that the book does not mention?  The activity for week one is to write a one-page reflection paper that discusses your questions regarding psychology.