JEHOVAH COMPLEX

Delusions of grandeur, which make the individual indentify with the qualities associated with God

SUICIDE

Action aimed to take one's own life. It usually is tried when person is going through depressive episode, but it can also be consequence...

REACTIVE

Responsive to a geiven stimuli or situation..2. Describing emotions associated with an espisode. The emotions are secondary to the actual event and could be...

TITRATION

noun. a method utilized in ascertaining the optimum dosage of a drug required to generate a favored impact within a specific person. The dose...

ANTINOCICEPTIVE

describes or relates to any unique factor that increases tolerance for, or reduces sensitivity to, a dangerous or harmful stimuli, for example, a stimuli...

ROLE SHIFT

In interactions between two people in a relationship, one party will adopt the characteristics and behavioral patterns of the second party. See also: role...

STIGMA

The characteristic of an individual that may develop a socially negative attitude towards the individual. This may be due to social, physical or mental...

KNOWLEDGE FUNCTION OF AN ATTITUDE

A positive attitude toward a friend may assist in attributing that person's negative behaviour to situational factors rather that personal characteristics, and the role...

RATIONALIZATION

An explanation in which apparently logical reasons are given to justify unacceptable behavior. In psychoanalytical theory, such an outlook is regarded as a defense...

SOCIAL SCIENCE

A number of disciplines that are concerned with social interactions of people that is studied from a research and scientific perspective. It has many...

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