BEHAVIOR THERAPY

in psychotherapy, refers to a broad method which combines both the psychological and behavior analytical aspects of therapy. In particular, it applies principles such...

NAIVE HEDONISM

is the second stage, in the preconvention level of Kohlberg's Theory of Moral Development where children begin to make their own moral decisions which...

FRAMING

the process of defining the context or issues that surround a problem or event in a way that serves to influence how the context...

SENESCENCE

1. The biological process of being old. 2. The condition of being old.

PREOPERATIONAL STAGE

with regard to Jean Piaget's theory, the second major occurrence of mental growth, approximately between 2 and 7 years old, whenever the kid comes...

ANTITHESIS

1. an idea, or proposition that is opposite to or contradicts another proposition or idea. 2. in philosophy, this term refers to the second...

SOCIAL FACTORS

These are the factors that affect our thought and behaviour in social situations. This includes feedback, splitting into smaller groups and unresolved conflict. Social...

ROOTING REFLEX

Reflex of a newborn whereby a stimulus (a light touch with a nipple or finger) in the area of the corner of the mouth...

SYMPTOM

It is a deviation of what it is considered as normal and it indicates the mental or physical disorder to the person. They should...

DESCRIPTIVE NORMS

The socially determined standards or morms describing how people react , feel and think in any given situation. Compare injunctive norms.

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