LOSER EFFECT

is a theory which implies an individual is less likely to take part in an activity if they have repeatedly lost or been highlighted...

LOW-TECHNOLOGY ASSISTIVE DEVICE

is a generic term used to describe technologies which aim to increase the quality of life and standard of living of those with disabilities.

LUMINANCE

the degree of light emitted or reflected from a reflective surface which is measured in candelas per squared meter.

LYCOMANIA ZOANTHROPY 2

the believed delusion that a person may successfully transform into a wolf or other animal.

LEADERSHIP EMERGENCE

The process during which a leader is recognized by their peers as the leader of a firmly leaderless group. See emergent leader.

LEARNING DISABILITIES SPECIALIST

an individual who is trained to identify and assess and assist young children through to adults with problems associated with learning difficulties.

LEARNING WITHOUT AWARENESS

Involves the process of internalizing new information without being consciously aware of it happening. Normally this happens during conversations or whilst watching programs, you...

LEFT-HANDEDNESS

The preferential use of a person's left hand when writing or requiring full motor control during main activities.

LENS MODEL

A model to explain how organisms perceive the environments they live in. Instead of perceiving the environment objectively, they use available cues such as...

LETTER CANCELLATION TEST

a test which looks at the attention and unilateral neglect of a person by asking them to circle a single letter such as r...

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