EXTEROCEPTIVE STIMULUS

Stimulus coming from the external world. Compare interoceptive stimulus.

FOVEA CENTRALIS

the name of the small depression found in the retina where the lens will focus an image the clearest. Retinal cone cells are more...

CRITICAL VALUE

the value of either one of the ends of a critical region, that being, either one of the values beyond or beneath the point...

ADJUSTMENT INVENTORY

a questionnaire utilized to evaluate someone's sentiment or their level of societal adjusting in contrast with an immense and illustrative test of people from...

CONTEXTUALISM

noun. 1. the theory that the memory of events isn't just the result of ties between said occurrences, as in the associationist philosophy, but...

Depression in Athletes

Statistics indicate that up to 17 percent of college athletes suffer from depression. This number rises to 25 percent for professional athletes. Unfortunately, equally...

PSYCHOMOTOR DISORDER

A disruption in psychological control of movement. Also, a disorder of movement brought on by psychological factors such as stress, depression or a...

PYGMALION EFFECT

An effect caused by the expectations of a superior regarding the performance of their subordinates. It has been called a form of self-fulfilling prophecy....

How to Avoid an Acai Berry Diet Scam

Since the introduction of the acia berry, unscrupulous scam artists based on the Internet devised ways to make money by duping the public. Companies...

WILL TO SURVIVE

the determination to live regardless of an adverse scenario or extreme situations. Commonly referred to as will to live.

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