KIRTON ADAPTION-INNOVATION INVENTORY (KAI)

It is designed to measure creativity, cognitive style and the degree to which individuals are adaptive, innovative or a range of both in their...

KLEIN, MELANIE

Austrian born British psychoanalyst and was a pioneer in child analysis she was the first therapist to use play as an analytic and treatment...

KNOWLEDGE

An awareness of the existence of something and information and understanding of a specific topic of the world in general which is usually acquired...

KRANTZ HEALTH OPINION SURVEY (KHOS)

Participants indicate whether they agree or disagree with each of 16 statements which are keyed so that high scores represent favourable attitudes toward self...

KOHLBERG'S THEORY

Broadly speaking the morally developed individual moves from a selfish concern with rewards and punishment through a reliance on fixed rules and conventional attitudes...

KNOCKOUT

Organism, see gene knockout

KERNEL SENTENCE

Psychological interest in this idea stems from its implications for the cognitive processes by which we form and interpret sentences. Early versions of generative...

KELLER PLAN 1

1.A personalized system of education in which students work with their own tempo 2. a system of mastery learning that uses multiple assessments of...

KNEE-JERK REFLEX

A test of integrity of the nervous system also called patellar reflex and also pendular knee jerk, it is a variant of the stretch...

KSADS

See schedule for affective disorders and schizophrenia abbreviation for Kiddie Schedule for Affective Disorders and Schizophrenia

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