FIELD OF CONSCIOUSNESS

the term that is given to the total awareness of a person at any given time. It is what is all around d them...

FRIEDREICH'S ATAXIA

a hereditary and progressive syndrome of muscular incoordination resulting from degenerating nerve tissue in the spinal cord and the nerves that control arm and...

FITNESS FOR DUTY EVALUATION (FFDE)

the name given to a psychological assessment of a person's mental state and their functioning that will estimate that person's future mental state and...

FROHLICH’S SYNDROME

A disorder produced by underfunctioning of the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland (hypopituitarism) and lesions in the adjacent diencephalic center of the brain;...

FREE ENERGY

Psychoanalytic theory. the psychic and mobile energy that is located in the id and is associated with primary processes. Compare bound energy.

FACIAL MUSCLE

is an umbrella term used to describe any of the muscles which are found in the face which are responsible for controlling not only...

FLOODING

a behavior therapy technique where the person is exposed directly to a maximum intensity anxiety-producing situation or stimulus, either in the imagination or in...

FOLK SOUL

a group's perpetual and fundamental features, morals, norms and values that can't be explained solely in terms of characteristics of each member. See group...

FEEDING TECHNIQUE

the manner in which an infant is fed. The technique will be breast fed or bottle fed.

FACILITATION

is the change or difference in the strength of a stimulus which follows a potentially weaker stimulus at a neuron. These increases in strength...

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