BREAST ENVY

Melanie Klein's psychoanalytical theory that infants envy the nourishing and power of their mother's breast. May later be turned in to penis envy.

BRIEF STIMULUS THERAPY (BST)

A form of electroconvulsive therapy where the current is less than what will produce a seizure. Also called brief stimulus technique.

BROCA'S APHASIA

An aphasia with speaking and writing difficulties that may include gestures.

BROWN, ROGER

US psychologist, 1925-1997, who studied the authoritarian personality. His important studies dealt with social psychology and psycholinguistics

BUDDHISM

Religion and philosophy founded in India by Siddhartha Guatama in around 500 BC. Yiou should strive toward enlightenment and overcome desires and cravings by...

BULLYING

The persistent and aggressive threatening behaviour toward other people.

BUSPIRONE

A non-benzodiazepine that reduces anxiety without sedation and dependence risk of benzodiazepines.

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