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Dr. Christine Marie

Media Psychology & More

Diving deep into life's joys & complications in today's digital world

Our identities are created out of the stories we tell.

How to Tell if You Are Brainwashed

6 min read

Thought Reform Self-Check How to tell if you have been subjected to coercive thought reform and authoritarian control by a master manipulator or religious predator. Put a check mark by each one that applies, then count the total. ———————————————- Your ability to think freely is impacted ___You feel concerned about taking this quiz. ___You feel uncomfortable talking to other believers about your doubts. ___You believe your leader has access to divine…


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The Socio-Psychomedia Effect

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Media, technology, communication, art, and science are intersecting in powerful new ways that are saturating our society and transforming our world. Bernard Luskin (2017) calls media psychology "a specialty whose time is now." In 1998, he described the “socio-psychomedia effect” as a neologism combining sociology, psychology, and media (pictures, graphics, and sound). Media psychology and media studies are different fields, however they both require an understanding of "the physical and emotional aspects ...


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Archetypes & Branding

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A brand story emerges from the visuals, sounds, facts, messages, values, personality and relationships that encompass it. If you try be everything to everyone, no one will remember you. BE WHO YOU ARE. STRONGLY. The purpose of the brand story is not to describe the products or services. That’s advertising. The purpose of the brand story is to inspire an emotional reaction so that people will remember you and take action. Our brand strategy ...


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Personal Brand Strategy

3 min read

The true power of branding can only come from within, by deeply knowing oneself and understanding who you are, what you stand for and what matters to the fans, followers or clients in your target market. By clearly understanding what you stand for, and what differentiates you from other individuals or artists, you can create consistency in the message of your personal brand. In today's digital world with thousands of professionals or artists ...