BEHAVIOR

n. an action, activity, or process which can be observed and measured. Often, these actions, activities, and processes are initiated in response to stimuli...

TYPOLOGY

noun. any study of a specific classification of phenomena into categories based upon typical traits of a personality.

DIRECT COPING

The active and focused confrontation and management of a tressful situation.

BEHAVIOR CHANGE

n. any modification in behavior (mainly human) in public health. The change may happen spontaneously and involuntarily without any intevention, or it may be...

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...

SOCIAL FACTORS

These are the factors that affect our thought and behaviour in social situations. This includes feedback, splitting into smaller groups and unresolved conflict. Social...

DIAGNOSTIC CENTER

A facility able to evaluate a person's condition.

REGRESSION EFFECT

Proclivity of a subject who scores either very high or very low on a test to perform more toward the median score during a...

MOTIVATION

is an umbrella term which can be used to describe a wide number of terms or ideals. One such is the ideal that motivation...

GROUP HARMONY

This describes the extent to which group interactions among members are friendly, congruous and free from any conflicts.

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