FREQUENCY

the term that is used to describe the number of repetitions of a periodic signal or event.

TIME-SERIES DESIGN

an experimental model which consists of the viewing of units over a specified period of time.

STRATIFIED RANDOM SAMPLING

Is a type of sampling conducted randomly within different strata of the population; the sample obtained is known as stratified sample. The proportion of...

PAIN DRAWING

a diagnostic divide used for discerning the quantity, seriousness, and form of pain. A front and rear observation of the human body is given,...

BEHAVIORAL CONTINGENCY

n. that possibility that there may or may not be a relationship between an individual's specific response and the frequency and regularity by which...

ATTITUDE MEASURE

a procedure in which individuals' attitudes and responses are assigned quantitative values. Several broad categories of this type of measure have been developed, including:...

SCIENTIFIC EXPLANATION

Reckoning of an event with regards to a recognized group of scientific concepts, details, and assumptions. Standard types of explanation are reductionistic, analyzing phenomena...

SELF-ACTIVITY

The decision to carry out actions you have thought about yourself and not been told to do. Such activity is done by the person...

POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION

a major depressive event or, less typically, minor depressive disorder which impacts women within four weeks following the birth of a child.

BEHAVIORAL COACHING

n. a process in which a client is taught, trained, and guided towards learning a new behavior. The role of the coach is to...

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