COOPERATIVE PLAY

social play wherein youths interplay with each other in joint operations.

COUNTERIDENTIFICATION

noun. With regard to psychoanalysis, a type of countertransference wherein the psychoanalyst sympathizes and aligns with the client.

CULTURAL ADAPTABILITY

the capacity of people or groups to acclimate and come to be used to a separate culture.

CULTURE-BOUND SYNDROME

a trend of cognitive illness and irregular behavior which is specific to a small ethnic or cultural populace and doesn't conform to Western categorizations...

ACADEMIC FAILURE

1. nonsuccessful attempt at academic achievement, generally stemming from poor capacity as an academic. 2. a marked decrease in academic success that was once...

ADAPTABILITY

noun. 1. the ability to render adequate feedback up to modified or developing conditions. 2. the potential to adjust or change an individual's behavior...

ADULTHOOD

the timeframe of growth when physical maturation is has been attained and specific biologic, mental, cultural, individual characteristics, and various other developments concerned with...

ALERT INACTIVITY

a condition of excitement in a newborn baby characterized by relaxing of the muscles in the face, steady breathing, and wide open, curious eyes...

ANDROGENIZATION

n. a masculinizing process largely involving androgen hormones (i.e. testosterone), that results in the formation of male sex characteristics via the impact of the...

APPLIED PSYCHOLOGY

the application of the theories, principles, and techniques of psychology to clinical settings, for example, the treatment of psychopathology, educational psychology, or forensic psychology....

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