GENITAL STIMULATION

Factors of sexual arousal including integration of male and female genital reflexes, odours, hormone secretions, sights, sounds and tactile and kinaesthetic cues.

GEOCENTRIC THEORY

Theory of Ptolemy stating the earth is the centre of the universe and the bodies in the heavens all move around it. Compare heliocentric...

GERIOPSYCHOSIS

the outdated term that is used for any manifestation of brain deterioration and severe mental disorder that will be associated with aging.

GESELLSCHAFT

this is the name that describes a social group or a society where the people feel isolated from each other. Relationships are mainly contractual...

GHEEL COLONY

colony of people with mental illnesses who live at Gheel in Belgium. It dated back to the 13th century. St Dymphyna is the patron...

GLABROUS SKIN

the term that is applied to the tough, thick hairless skin that is located on the soles of our feet and the palms of...

GLOBAL INTELLIGENCE

This the name for the verbal and non-verbal intelligence as measured by the verbal and performance subtests in various Wechsler scales. It is sometimes...

GLOTTIS

the name of the opening between the vocal cords or the vocal cords themselves and elements of the larynx that are involved in voice...

GLUTAMINERGIC

the term used to describe the neurons that use glutamate as a neurotransmitter.

GOAL-BASED EVALUATION

Evaluation determining the extent that a program has achieved its goals or evaluation objectives. Relies heavily on stated program goals and objectives and ...

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