BEHAVIOR PATTERN

n. a recurrence of two or more responses which occur in a prescribed arrangement or order. These patterns of behavior develop through operant conditioning....

PSYCHOSOCIAL FACTORS

Social, cultural and environmental influences that affect an individual's or group's mental health and behavior. These may include social situations, relationships, health care and...

MOTIVATION

is an umbrella term which can be used to describe a wide number of terms or ideals. One such is the ideal that motivation...

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...

DIAGNOSTIC CENTER

A facility able to evaluate a person's condition.

Behavior Characteristics Of Adults With Autism

Autism is now grouped with other neurodevelopmental disorders under the designation, Autism Spectrum Disorder or ASD. This category includes Aspergers Syndrome and pervasive developmental...

Does Melatonin Make Depression Worse?

Melatonin is a naturally occurin hormone in the body that helps it to make you tired at night and awake during the day, regulating...

Emotional Barriers to Effective Communication

The ability to communicate effectively is an important skill in all walks of life: professional, social and personal. Some barriers to communication, like language...

SOCIAL INTERACTION

Social interaction is a process of reciprocal stimulation or response between 2 people. It develops competition, interaction, influences social roles and status and people...

METHODOLOGICAL BEHAVIORISM

is a strand of behaviourism which acknowledges the reality of conscious events but suggests the only way of studying them is through observing behaviour.

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