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...

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...

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.

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...

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...

EVALUATION RESEARCH

Applying scientific principles, methods and theories to identify, describe, measure and predict importnat factors to develop human service delivery systems. See program evaluation.

DYADIC RELATIONSHIP

1. A committed 2 person relationship. 2. Relationship between therapist and client.

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