GLUCORECEPTOR

the name given to certain cells found in the hypothalamus that detect levels of circulating glucose and convey this information to brain areas. Also...

GRADE NORM

the name for the standard score or the range of scores representing average achievement of a set group of people. See grade equivalent.

GROUP MORALE

the term describing the group members

IN VIVO DESENSITIZATION

Used to reduce and eliminate phobias when a client is exposed to stimuli that induces anxiety. The therapist will produce a series of events...

INTERNAL WORKING MODEL OF ATTACHMENT

The cognitive construction about workings of a relationship like expectations of support and affection. Early relationships can be a template form this model. See...

INTERSTIMULUS INTERVAL (1S1)

Stimulus and the time between presentations, and are timed usually from one end of the presentation stimulus and to the beginning of the next

INTROCEPTION

A person that is attentive and understanding to the motives, needs and experiences of herself or himself and others. It is a reflecting personality...

INVOLUNTARY TURNOVER

An organization and the number of employees who leave involuntarily in a given period. Involuntary turnover is the distinction usually made between and is...

JOB DIAGNOSTIC SURVEY (JDS)

It is the measure of the motivational components of a job, as identified by the job characteristics MODI I. of U.S. Psychologist J. Richard...

KETOCONAZOLE

It is an antifungal agent that has been suggested as a treatment for depression resistant to conventional drugs, due to its ability to inhibit...

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