FAMILIAL STUDY OF INTELLIGENCE

is one of the many tests which looks intelligence, where two people who are considered genetically related are then given a standardized intelligence test...

FLASHBACK

1. Reliving an event or part of an event that was traumatic. 2. The spontaneous recurrence of visual hallucinations in a person who was...

FOOT DROP

seen in certain neuromuscular disorders where the muscles that control movement of the foot or toes are weakened or paralyzed. The foot will...

FACTOR ROTATION

is a term associated with factor analysis, in that factor rotation is the repositioning of factors to a newer, more interpretable configuration by a...

FAMILIAL FACTOR

is an umbrella term which is used to describe an element or condition, which is present in a family which then accounts for a...

FALSE MEMORY

is otherwise known as illusory memory. A false memory is considered a distortion of a memory which had previously been internalised into the psyche...

FUNCTIONAL PLASTICITY

1. Adaptive change. 2. Ability of one part of our brain to adapt to losing another part. One hemisphere will do the job of...

FACIAL ELECTROMYOGRAPHY

is one of the many applications of electromyography, where the various levels of endogenous electrical activity of any muscle groups which make up the...

FEATURE-POSITIVE DISCRIMINATION

a go or a don't go procedure of discrimination that is based on a distinctive feature of one or two similar stimuli where the...

FULLY FUNCTIONING PERSON

a person with a healthy personality, who experiences freedom of choice and action, is creative, exhibits the qualities of existential living. Defined in the...

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