DIVIDED ATTENTION

Paying attention to 2 things at once so more tasks can be performed at the same time.

RAPID CYCLING

Rapid cycling describes mood disturbances that fluctuate over a short time span. The cycling most commonly occurs between manic and depressive episodes. The condition...

PSYCHOACTIVE DRUGS

A class of drugs with significant effect on thinking, perception, emotion and other psychological processes. Psychoactive drugs are sometimes taken in a deliberate attempt...

OVERDETERMINATION

with regard to psychoanalytic theory, the idea postulating that many unconscious facets might mix to generate one symptom, dream, dysfunction, or facet of behavior....

COVERT MODELING

a stealth conditioning process wherein the patient pictures a role model, visualizes acting as this individual may, so because of this visualizes specific positive...

SOCIAL SUPPORT

The providing of assistance or comfort to other people to help them cope with a variety of problems. Support comes from interpersonal relationships, family...

RESTORATIVE ENVIRONMENT

Any surroundings or natural setting which assists in rejuvenation or recovery from tension or chronic fatigue.

SUBTHERAPEUTIC DOSE

Dosage of the medicine that will not provide desired result. sometimes done in order to get contrary result. basically not administered to get desired...

REFLECTIVITY-IMPULSIVITY

Known as cognitive tempo, a cognitive approach that defines the extent to which a subject differs in their ability to react with a careful...

GENERAL MEDICAL CONDITION

the name of a disorder that has known physical causes and observable physical psycho

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