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...

FUNDAMENTAL SKILL

1. The ability needed to perform a task or understand an idea. 2. The basic ability necessary to function competently in society. Skills are...

GENDER IDENTITY

the recognition of being male or female resulting from a combination of biological and psychic influences, family attitudes and cultural attitudes. See gender consistency;...

GENERATIVITY VERSUS STAGNATION

Generativity is the goal of adulthood including procreation, creativity and fulfilling parental and social responsibility for the next generation. This contrasts with the narrow...

GLUCURONIDATION

Name of the metabolic process where drugs and other substances are combined with glucuronic acid to form more water soluble compounds that are more...

GROUP MORALE

the term describing the group members

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