INTERNAL WORKING MODEL OF ATTACHMENT

The cognitive construction about workings of a relationship like expectations of support and affection. Early relationships can be a template form this model. See...

IN VIVO EXPOSURE THERAPY

A person is exposed to situations provoking anxiety in a real world condition to try to master the anxiety and be able to function...

IRRADIATION

1. A type of radiation therapy in which the body is exposed to radiation. 2. outward diffusion of energy. 3. an outmoded concept, which...

INTERRATER AGREEMENT

Degree that a group of raters will rate an attribute in the same way. Although often used synonymously with interrater reliability, refers only to...

INVERSE RELATIONSHIP

A relationship which is negative when one variable decreases and the other variable increases, or vice versa

INTERMALE AGGRESSION

The term used to describe the animal aggression occurring between males of a species that are in a group or come upon a group,...

IRIDOCYCLITIS

A noun meaning inflammation of the iris and ciliary body of the eye. Heterochromic is a form of disorder that results in a loss...

INTROVERSION

Internal private orientation toward the world of ones self and the inner thoughts of ones feelings, rather than towards the outer world of things...

INVARIANCE

Remaining constant and the quality of the surrounding conditions may change. 2. Distance of the surface and the tendency of an image or after...

INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF PSYCHOLOGISTS

Professional organisation founded in 1941 to advance psychology and its applications by aiding communication and strengthening bonds worldwide. Recognised as a non-governmental organisation in...

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