BIZARRE BEHAVIOR

adj. a general term for behavior that is out of the ordinary or far from normal. Markedly unusual and unexpected in a person, it...

CAPACITY

n. the maximum extent to which an individual is able to receive and retain information such as in mental or intellectual capacity, or to...

CENTER FOR EPIDEMIOLOGIC STUDIES DEPRESSION SCALE (CES-D)

n. a self-administered screening test which is commonly-used to assess a person's depression quotient. On a 20-item rating scale, this self-report reveals depressive feelings...

CONFIDENTIALITY

noun. A standard of professional values necessitating suppliers of mental or medical healthcare to constrain the revealing of a person's name, their illness, remedial...

CONTEXTUAL ASSOCIATIONS

correlations learned between objects or materials that a living being is exposed to, and the framework wherein exposure happens.

CORRELATION

noun. The magnitude of a union between two traits.

CRF 1

the abbreviated for of continuous reinforcement- the abbreviated form of corticotrophin-releasing factor.

CYCLIC ILLNESS 1

1. any disorder marked by changing stages. 2. bipolar I disorder wherein both periods of mania and periods of depression take place at varying...

A-B DESIGN

a setup for experiments requiring the measurement of the dependent variable prior to onset of the experiment and again after it.

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