Psychological effects of epilepsy on children

Epilepsy is a disease that affects the nervous system. Around 750,000 children were diagnosed with epilepsy in the United States as of 2013. The...

PROPRIOCEPTION

Also called proprioceptive sense, proprioception is the sense of body movement and position. This sense come from stimulation of proproceptors in the muscle, tendons...

TARGET POPULATION

the population used for a study.

SPECIFICITY OF BEHAVIOR

1. Certain behaviour is brought about by certain stimuli. 2. The fixed pattern of behaviour in a situation.

GENERAL MEDICAL CONDITION

the name of a disorder that has known physical causes and observable physical psycho

POSITIVIST CRIMINOLOGY

an approach which attempts to explain criminal actions not as an exercise of free will or of one's choosing, but rather as a consequence...

DIFFERENTIAL EXTINCTION

The extinction of a response by established conditioning while other responses stay the same.

FATIGUE

is a medical term which is used to describe a period of extreme tiredness, as a result of emotional strain, physical exertion, boredom or...

EMOTIONAL IMMATURITY 1

1. Expressing emotions without restraint. 2. Lay term for maladjustment.

PREDISPOSITION

noun. 1. a vulnerability to forming a disorder or illness, the actual growth of which is started by the interaction of particular biological, psychological,...

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