CONSENSUAL VALIDATION

the procedure wherein a professional assists a patient in verifying the correctness of their interpretation or the outcomes of their experience by comparison to...

CONSTRUCT VALIDITY

the magnitude to which an analysis or tool is able to gauge an abstract characteristic, capacity, or construct.

CONTENT-THOUGHT DISORDER

a kind of cognitive disruption, usually seen in schizophrenic disorder and a few other cognitive disorders, marked by several, disconnected, unusual delusional episodes.

CONTRALATERAL CONTROL

the setup wherein the motor cortex of both cerebral hemispheres are primarily accountable for handling of motions of the opposite side of one's body.

CONVERGENT PRODUCTION

the ability to generate the correct response to a query or to pick from a number of choices, the most appropriate resolution to an...

CORRECTIVE EMOTIONAL EXPERIENCE

an idea stemming from psychoanalysis which postulates that patients acquire significant and intensive modification via new interpersonal affective events they encounter with their therapy...

COST-BENEFIT ANALYSIS

1. an evaluative process which tries to judge and compare the economic adequacy of varying programs. Prices and advantages are decreased to their fiscal...

CREATIVE IMAGINATION

the method wherein unique concepts are generated, particularly whenever this doesn't appear to be accountable merely by the blending of present concepts.

CROSS-CULTURAL PSYCHOLOGY

a department of psychology which examines likeness and difference in human actions spanning various cultures and recognizes the varying psychological structures and explanatory designs...

CULTURAL EPOCH THEORY

the once effective, but now widely disgraced theory that all people cultures go through like phases of economic and social arrangement in the same...

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