Symptoms of a Verbally and Emotionally Abusive Relationship

No relationship is perfect. At one time or another, your partner will probably say something that you find insulting or something that hurts your...

PORPHYRIA

a metabolic disorder consisting of the secretion of too much or irregular porphyrins in the urine. The acute intermittent type is marked by abdominal...

UTILIZATION REVIEW (UR)

an official review of the need and quality of services rendered inside a hospital or clinic or via an individual care provider. Conducted by...

EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE

Intelligence involving the ability to process emotional information. See quotient.

PSYCHOSIS WITH MENTAL RETARDATION

Psychotic episodes that occur in people with mental retardation. These could be excitement, depression or even paranoia. The conditions may recur. ...

RELIABILITY OF COMPOSITES

Reliability of the various components of a test or measurement device. See also: composite reliability.

FUNCTIONAL BEHAVIORAL ASSESSMENT

1. Assessment to identify circumstances and consequences associated with a certain behaviour. Defined in measurable terms. Used to design treatments and interventions. 2. Any...

EMOTIONAL DIVORCE

The marital relationship where both partners live separate lives with no interactions.

DYNAMIC PSYCHOLOGY

1. Any system of psychology that looks at drive and motivation. 2. Theory of psychology emphasising causation and motivation relating to behaviour. See SOR...

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