SINGLE-CASE EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN

a repeated measures design where a single person, group or sampling unit is observed over time. Also called intrasubject replication design; single subject design....

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

with regard to therapy and counseling, the intimate experiences which have been inhibited or jobs which have been veered away from due to feared...

LATENT CONTENT

1. Hidden meaning in communication 2. Unconscious wishes expressed through dream or fantasy in symbolic representation as part of psychoanalytic theory.

ETIOLOGY

1. Cause and progression of a disease. 2. Science dealing with the causes of physical and mental disorders.

FLIGHT FROM REALITY

a defensive reaction where a person will withdraw into inactivity, fantasy or detachment and is an unconscious defence to anxiety. See escape from reality....

TYPICALITY EFFECT

the discovery that individuals are faster to make category judgments regarding common members of a category than they are to make such judgments regarding...

GENDER BIAS

This covers a variety of biases that relate to the differential treatment of males and females. May be unwarranted assumptions and can include omitting...

SELECTIVE ADAPTATION

Psycho-physical process wherein recurring subjection to a stimulus generates sensory variation that affects understanding of a successive stimulus. Assessment that perceptual variation can happen...

MITIGATING FACTOR

is a factor or fact, in the context or a crime or convicted defendant which supports an argument for a more lenient sentence, such...

Extrapyramidal Side Effects of Antipsychotic Medications

Extrapyramidal side effects refer to reactions that patients may experience when taking antipsychotic or dopamine-blocking medications. The disorders include akathisia, dystonia, pseudoparkinsonism and tardive...

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