BEING LOVE (B-LOVE)

n. in humanistic psychology, a new kind of love which is made possible when cognition is fully enhanced. Ascribed to self-actualizers, there is mutuality...

BEHAVIORAL RELAXATION TRAINING

n. any method which teaches the proper technique in reducing stress and producing the relaxation response. These methods of relaxation training and behavior therapy...

BIOLOGICAL STRESS

n. any condition that puts pressure and makes demands on both the physical and psychological defense system of a living organism. It can be...

BIOLOGICAL DRIVE

n. the fundamental drives which govern and affect human behavior. They pertain to the most basic physiological needs of man such as hunger, thirst,...

BASIC PERSONALITY

n. a pattern of thinking, feeling, and behaving which is distinct among people raised within a similar culture. These similarities in personality are an...

BEHAVIORAL DYNAMICS

n. a descriptive analysis of the internal behavior patterns which motivate or cause the overt, external behavior. There is a dynamic relationship between behavior...

BEHAVIORAL RISK FACTOR

n. any particular behavior or behavior pattern which strongly yet adversely affects health. It increases the chances of developing a disease, disability, or syndrome....

BODY TYPE

n. the classification of people based on body build or constitutional type. These types of physique include ectomorph (thin and lean), mesomorph (athletic...

BILIS

n. a culture-bound type of sickness associated with the Mexican and Latin-American cultures. Caused by intense feelings of rage or anger, its symptoms...

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...

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