LATENCY STAGE

A stage in the Psychosexual Development of a child starting around age 3 through puberty when sexual libido turns to the opposite sex parent...

LAURENCE-MOON-BIEDL SYNDROME

A degenerative disorder characterized by a degree of obsety, below average intelligence, retina abnormalities, and extra fingers or toes. Associated with night blindness,...

LABELING

Patient may be incomplete or misleading, because not all cases conform to the sharply defined characteristics of the standard diagnostic categories, in psychological assessment

LADD-FRANKLIN THEORY

It is based on the notion that light of a certain wave length causes substances to be released from a highly developed photosensitive molecule...

LANDAU-KLEFFNER SYNDROME

Many children with the disorder experience seizures which generally disappear by adulthood, the syndrome usually occurs in children between the ages of 5 and...

LANGUAGE LOYALTY

using a minority language by a speech community or any of its members

LATENT CONTENT

1. Hidden meaning in communication 2. Unconscious wishes expressed through dream or fantasy in symbolic representation as part of psychoanalytic theory.

LAW OF ADVANTAGE

The theory that defines the process of thinking when one of two or more inconsistent or incompatible responses has an advantage it will occur...

LABELING THEORY

Describing an individual as deviant and then treating them as such may result in mental disorder or delinquency also called societal reaction theory and...

LADD-FRANKLIN, CHRISTINE

He worked on mathematics led to an articles on a technical problem with binocular vision in the first issue if the American Journal of...

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