INTERPERSONAL

the term that deals with the actions, events and feelings that exists between 2 or more people.

CATEGORICAL DATA

n. types of data which can be counted and divided into groups. Thus, they consist of counts in contrast to that which relates to...

ATTRIBUTION THERAPY

refers to a form of therapy in which the therapist tries to modify a client's attributions of events and behavior. For example, for a...

SPLIT-HALF RELIABILITY

the measure of the internal consistency of a test, obtained by correlating responses on one half of the test with responses on the other...

PREDISPOSITION

noun. 1. a vulnerability to forming a disorder or illness, the actual growth of which is started by the interaction of particular biological, psychological,...

AMELIORATION

noun. a positive development concerning the seriousness of an illness or syndrome, or a lessening of the severity of its signs.

EMPTY SPEECH

A speech with little meaning and content.

GLOBAL ASSESSMENT OF FUNCTIONING SCALE (GAF SCALE)

the name of scale that is used to plan treatment and outcomes on Axis V of DSM-IV-TR's system. Reflects levels of psychological, occupational and...

AROUSAL REGULATION

the controlling of cognitive and physiological activation using natural or cognitive-behavioral methods. See also autogenic training.

AFFECTIVE EXPERIENCE

just about any sentimentally commanded encounter.

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