SENSITIVITY TRAINING

group process that focuses on developing self-awareness, interpersonal relations and sensitivity to attitudes, feelings and needs of others. Free discussion is encouraged and role...

PATIENT

noun. 1. a recipient of healthcare from a licensed healthcare professional. 2. with regard to language, the being which is impacted by or experienced...

PALATE

noun. the roof of the mouth, containing an frontal bony portion and a rear fibro-muscular portion.

PARATYPE

noun. the entirety of climate-related impacts which act upon an living being to generate individual expression of an inherited attribute or personality.

PROJECT INTELLIGENCE

The 1979 Program developed to improve cognitive skills in children. The original subjects were adolescent children in Venezuela. The project was deemed...

PROBLEM-ORIENTED RECORD (POR)

a problem-oriented record takes into account four components of patient-centered care. They are a database with history, physical exams and mental status; a...

PARETO PRINCIPLE 1

with regard to economics, the standard postulating that eighty percent of the wealth in any culture will be owned by twenty percent of the...

SELF-HELP GROUP

a group of people who meet to help each other with similar problems. It is not a therapy group and not always led by...

PROGRESSIVE-INTERVAL SCHEDULE

A schedule of reinforcement where the presentation of reinforcement is dependent on the first response occurring after a fixed period of time has passed....

SELF-DECEPTION

1. A failure to see your own limitations. 2. Developing a false or an unrealistic concept of you. To deceive you by making unrealistic...

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