SOCIAL WITHDRAWAL

the retreat from society and interpersonal relationships that can be accompanied by in difference and aloofment. It can be associated with several disorders such...

SPREADING ACTIVATION

1. Neuroscience. The hypothetical process where the activation of one neuron spreads to others. 2. Cognitive psychology. A model for the association of ideas...

STIMULUS EQUIVALENCE

Is the situation when there are two stimuli which both elicit the same response. Stimuli meet the mathematical definition of equivalence if they can...

SUBLIMINAL PERSUASION

It is a method to present the information in a certain way that you can help the people to change their minds but without...

SUPPRESSIVE THERAPY

Type of therapy that is supposed to enforce patients individual protective mechanisms that act as a way of suppression, stronger.

TARGET BEHAVIOR

certain behaviour that has been chosen for modification.

SELF-CONCEPT

The conception and evaluation of yourself which includes physical, psychological skills and qualities which make us who we are. Also called self-appraisal; self-assessment; self-evaluation....

SELF-MANAGEMENT

1. It is about how we control our own behaviour. 2 A behaviour therapy program where people are trained to modify an undesirable behaviour....

SENSE OF SELF

our feeling of identity, uniqueness and self-direction. Read about the self-concept; self-image; sense of identity.

SITUATIONAL ANALYSIS

A method of behaviour study in a natural setting and not a laboratory. See naturalistic observation.

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