FEEDBACK

1. the process where any element of an interaction sustains, amplifies, or modifies the interaction. 2. the process of receiving visual input or afferent...

SAVINGS SCORE

Amount by which time or effort is reduced in reacquiring knowledge after it has been forgotten. See also: relearning method.

FEEDBACK LOOP

In cybernetic theory, this is a self-regulatory model that determines whether the current operation of a system is acceptable and, if not, attempts to...

NORMALIZATION PRINCIPLE

the idea which people with cognitive or tangible impairments shouldn't be denied cultural and carnal unions and engagement in societal life simply because of...

BEHAVIOR

n. an action, activity, or process which can be observed and measured. Often, these actions, activities, and processes are initiated in response to stimuli...

BIOLOGICAL FACTOR

n. Anything which affects the function and behavior of a living organism. Internally, this factor can be a physical, physiological, chemical, neurological, or genetic...

GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY

the study of the basic principles, problems and methods that underlie the science of psychology. Includes human development, emotions, motivation, learning, senses, perception, thinking,...

SOCIAL INSTINCT

1. Desire for contact and a feeling of belonging in a social setting. 2. Psychology of Alfred Adler. The innate drive for cooperation that...

L DATA

Based on the life record or life history of an individuals and the information about their personality, see o data, q data, t data

Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development

1. Provide an introduction (Please answer the following questions in your answer: State the relevance to social work and how social work as a...

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