Home Authors Posts by N., Pam M.S.

N., Pam M.S.

18965 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
Pam holds a masters in Child Psychology and is an avid supporter of Psychology academics.

ABIENCE

noun. A reaction to a catalyst that directs or prompts an object/being to distance itself/their self from the catalyst.

A-BETA FIBER

transmitters that quickly convey data from skin-based receptors to the central nervous system- myleinated fibers, largest in size of all peripheral nerve fibers.

ABERRATION

noun. 1. a departure from one's average behavior. 2. in regard to eyesight, when beams of light do not correctly meet at the target...

ABERRANT RESPONSE

most notably identified for treatment purposes during psychotherapy and interventions- a behavior that is out of character

ABECEDARIAN PROJECT

a 1970's project managed by the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill that monitored the social and academic processes of children from less than...

ABDUCTOR

noun. A muscle that acts to modify a body or bodily limb by making a part progress away from the core of the body.

ABDUCTION

noun. 1. mobility of a specific body part or limb apart from the bodily figure. 2. the action of carrying away or seizing someone...

ABDUCENS NUCLEUS

starting point of the abducens nerve- a compilation of nerve cells in the base of the 4th ventricle in the brain.

ABDUCENS NERVE

commonly referred to as the cranial nerve VI, this nerve houses small threads that obtain control over the lateral rectus muscle in the eyes.

ABDOMINAL MIGRAINE

common in kids, repeating discomfort in the abdomen- queasiness and vomiting may or may not occur concurrently with abdominal migraine- episodes occur and then...

Latest news