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Nugent, Pam M.S.
A reduction in eating habits due to injury or disease in the pituitary gland located in the hypothalamus in the brain.
A major portion of the brain found within the parietal lobe located above the external ear and is responsible for auditory function.
A model for the design of instruments used in observing traits or testing unobservable traits. The preferred method of developing tests and scoring for...
Needs that do not truly exist but are presented in a manner that need a person can believe they have to fulfill it
Learning that occurs without awareness or conscious effort or intention. Learning may come from social cues, through rewards, or observations.
The impedance of Pavlovian conditioning resulting from prior exposures with a conditioned stimulus before being paired with an unconditioned stimulus.
1. Hidden meaning in communication 2. Unconscious wishes expressed through dream or fantasy in symbolic representation as part of psychoanalytic theory.
A stage in the Psychosexual Development of a child starting around age 3 through puberty when sexual libido turns to the opposite sex parent...
The messure of time that occurs from the introduction of a stimulus and the following response or reaction time. Common concept used in Cognitive...
Children who have no adult supervision outside of school hours until a parent or caretaker arrives.