AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION OF GRADU

the biggest formed group of students seeking masters-level educations or higher in the field of psychology. The group was formed in 1988 as a...

ANXIETY NIGHTMARE

a frightening dream that is sometimes thought to represent the innermost fears of the dreamer.

ARTIFACT IN RESEARCH

an extraneous and unintended factor affecting the results of research, especially one associated with the researcher (e.g., expectations, personality) or with the participant (e.g.,...

ADOLESCENT EGOCENTRISM

the feeling or disposition of individuality which is frequently felt during the younger teenage years- the feeling that others consider one to be of...

ANIMAL MATERNAL BEHAVIOR

refers to specific aspects of female parenting behavior in animals - for example, feeding, thermoregulation, teaching, and protection. Maternal behaviors vary very much between...

AMPHETAMINE WITHDRAWAL

a symptomatic detachment complex that appears soon following one ceasing an extended, substantial usage of an amphetamine or similar compound. The necessary attribute is...

ASSOCIATIVE-DISSOCIATIVE STRATEGY

a method of shifting one

AGE SCORE

the result of an examination described with respect to the age of the test-taker in correlation with the result the majority of persons matching...

APPROACH-AVOIDANCE CONFLICT

ambivalence or conflict that arises when a goal has both desirable and undesirable aspects or consequences, leading the individual to feel confused or conflicted...

AIDED RECALL

1. the procedure employed to recall something following some sort of prompting to do so. Measures which show the degree to which something is...

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