ATTENTIONAL DYSLEXIA

a form of dyslexia (see alexia) in which a person is able to read words but has difficulty identifying their individual constituent letters. This...

AMPHETAMINE

noun. A stimulus within the central nervous system, tightly correlated in terms of construction and functioning to ephedrine, which is the paradigm of the...

PEMOLINE

noun. a non-amphetamine CNS stimulant utilized for the control of ADHD. Its impacts are similar to those of the amphetamines, and its mechanism of...

MODERATOR VARIABLE

with respect to statistics, a moderator variable is entirely unrelated to the criterion variable but it is still related to the other predictor variables...

TRUE EXPERIMENT

an analysis wherein involved parties are designated at random to at least two experimentally manipulated remediation conditions.

MANUAL ARTS THERAPY

is the use of manual arts such as woodworking and metalworking as rehabilitative activities.

CONCENTRATION

noun. 1. the action of gathering together or concentrating. 2. the amount of a compound dissolved into a liquid or solution.

Psychology Word of the Day CUE EXPOSURE, n: a behavior therapy method wherein a patient is subjected to stimulants that elicit cravings for substances that...

NONCONTINGENT REINFORCEMENT

the procedure or scenarios wherein a stimulant recognized to be effective as a supporter existed independently of any specific behaviors. Because predicaments might develop...

ADAPTIVE BEHAVIOR

1. the standard of day-after-day functioning in jobs that is needed for someone to satisfy very common positions in their community, such as keeping...

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