CONTINGENT REWARD

with regard to behaviorist theory, any societal, representative, or material advantage whose introduction to a person is determined based on that person practicing a...

TIME-SERIES DESIGN

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

BEHAVIORAL ASSESSMENT

Techniques used to study and evaluate behaviour that includes observation, psychological tests and interviews.

SOCIAL SUPPORT

The providing of assistance or comfort to other people to help them cope with a variety of problems. Support comes from interpersonal relationships, family...

KIRTON ADAPTION-INNOVATION INVENTORY (KAI)

It is designed to measure creativity, cognitive style and the degree to which individuals are adaptive, innovative or a range of both in their...

SENSE OF COHERENCE

a perception of having clarity or intelligibility, being capable of thinking and expressing yourself clearly. 2. The ability to present a narrative o yourself...

SOCIAL NORMS

These norms prescribe the appropriate way to respond in social situations but also that which should be avoided. They apply across group settings, social...

BIOLOGICAL THERAPY

Treatment for mental disorders that try to alter physiological function.

DISPERSION

The degree that a group of scores deviate from the mean. Also called spread.

BEHAVIOR CONTROL

n. the exercise of influence and authority over human behavior. For instance, undesirable behavior can be redirected through psychological manipulation in the form of...

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