FAIRNESS

has a range of potential meanings, for example fairness could refer to the equal opportunity of job applicants when applying for a newly released...

FAMILY SYSTEMS MODEL,

was first proposed by the U.S. psychiatrist Murray Bowen in the 1950s (1913 - 1990) as an extension to the previously released systems theory,...

FIELD EXPERIMENT

an experiment that is not conducted inside a laboratory but is done outside in the real world setting. Participants are exposed to different levels...

FOLLOW-UP COUNSELING

1. The steps taken by a therapist to help a client with any ongoing problems or new symptoms that may occur. 2. Evaluating a...

FREUD, SIGMUND

He pioneered psychoanalysis after studying neurology and turning to mental disorders like hysteria. He developed a method of free association leading to recognition of...

FUTURE ORIENTATION

a time perspective that is focused on the future, especially on how to achieve your future goals.

GENDER NONCONFORMITY

the term that applies to the behaviour that differs from that of others of the same sex or from cultural expectations of male and...

GENETIC ERROR

Error in a single gene due to mutation or an inability to give proper instructions to make cells. Hereditary but not always lethal. Able...

GOAL DIFFICULTY

the term that is used to describe the degree of ability, effort and time commitment needed to achieve a certain goal.

GROUP PROCESS

1. see group dynamics. 2. the interpersonal component of a group session, in contrast to the content like decisions or information that have been...

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