ABUSE POTENTIAL

the ability a drug retains to keep someone dependent on it. Such ability is often directly correlated with how the drug is given and...

PSYCHOTIC

Being affected by psychosis. A condition based in psychosis.

SLEEP

a state featuring relaxation, reduced metabolism and relative insensitivity to stimulation. We have unique brain wave patterns for sleeping and different stages. See dream...

LIKERT SCALE

a scale which measures a perceived opinion of an object by a participant by using statements which reflect either a strong positive or negative...

GAMBLER'S FALLACY

failure to recognise a chance event and gives the belief that an outcome can be predicted that is based on chance outcomes in the...

INTERNAL BOUNDARY

Psychoanalytic theory. The name of the boundary between ego and id. Also called inner boundary. Compare external boundary.

AFFECTIVE EXPERIENCE

just about any sentimentally commanded encounter.

METHODOLOGY

is an umbrella term used to describe any system of methods, collection of principles and rules of a procedure which are used within a...

DYNAMIC PSYCHOTHERAPY

Technique used in psychotherapy focusing on underlying motivational or defensive factors determining behaviour an dadjustment. See depth therapy.

SYMPTOMATOLOGY

1. The combination of signs, markers or indications of a disease or disorder. 2. The scientific study of the markers of a disease. Also...

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