LABELING THEORY

Describing an individual as deviant and then treating them as such may result in mental disorder or delinquency also called societal reaction theory and...

PARADOXICAL DIRECTIVE

an instruction by a therapy professional toward the client to do exactly the opposite of what common sense would guide one to do in...

BODY CONCEPT

n. the conceptual image formed about one's own body. It is the sum of all thoughts, feelings, and opinions evoked when a person views...

MEDICAL AUDIT

is the systematic and usually thorough evaluation of the entire diagnostic, treatment processes and the caring general process of an institution.

PROCEDURE

1. A logical sequence of actions leading to a goal. 2. The set way a study is to be structured or has been structured.

TIME OUT (TO) 1

1. a method, stemming from within behavior therapy, wherein unfavorable actions are weakened and their occurrences lessened, commonly by moving the person away from...

MENTAL ABERRATION

is used to describe a deviation from any linear or normal thinking.

CONFIDENCE INTERVAL

a fluctuating scale of values, utilized for approximating the value of a populace quantity from information acquired in a test example, with a predetermined,...

Fun Activities for Adolescent Self Esteem

Of all the things that you can instill in an adolescent, self-esteem is a huge one. The previous strategy of "a trophy for everyone"...

RESPONSE

Any clearly defined, measurable physical reaction to a stimulus.

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