MEDICAL PSYCHOLOGY

is a branch of psychology which aims to question any psychological aspects of medical programs and their treatments of patients, especially with mental related...

MAKE - A - PICTURE - STORY TEST (MAPS)

A projective test in which the subject tells stories about cardboard figures which he selects and places against a background.The MAPS Test, which was...

MALADJUSTMENT

Is the common term used to describe an inability to maintain a stable relationship or adjust to changing environments.

MAZE LEARNING

is a learning process which involves circumnavigating a subject being presented with a variety of false routes into the core subject, however over time...

METRAZOL THERAPY

A form of shock therapy introduced by the Hungarian psychiatrist, Ladislaus von Me- duna, in 1935. He had observed that in schizophrenic patients who...

MASTERY TESTS

is a test which aims to evaluate the process of learning in a specific field of expertise.

MEMBERSHIP GROUP

is a process which usually either informally or formally accepts members into its ranks granting them membership. Groups such as this include- societies, clubs,...

MENTAL ABILITIES

describes the abilities of- spatial visualization, perceptual speed, number facility, verbal comprehension, word fluency, memory, inductive reasoning as measured by subjective tests designed for...

MELANCHOLIC PERSONALITY

A personality pattern disturbance characterized by a constant mild depression and an inability to enjoy life.Melancholic individuals are subdued and morose, but generally kind,...

MATHEMATICAL ABILITY

is the ability, whether learnt or perceived as natural capability to process numerical data and conclude a mathematical calculation based on that data.

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