Individual Differences

Part 1 of Battle of the Brains - this is a good intro to exploring how psychologists attempt to measure our differences in skill and ability

Abnormality - One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest is a great movie that challenges the idea of what is normal and what is abnormal

Abnormality - Rosenhan's experiment aimed to see if psychiatrists could reliably tell the difference between the sane and the insane

Addiction - Explained in cartoon form

Personality - 3 Faces of Eve tells the story of one particular woman suffering from multiple personality disorder

Addiction - Louis Theroux in Las Vegas meets with regular gamblers

Personality - Me, Myself and Irene is Hollywood's comical tale of a person with MPD

Personality - MPD on HardTalk meets with the real Eve