ECHO PHENOMENON

Exhibiting echolalia or echopraxia or a combination of them.

EFFECT SIZE

The size of an effect in a study. See combing effect sizes- statistical significance.

MATURATION HYPOTHESIS

is the theory that some behaviours and genetics are hereditary whereas some arise after the full maturation of organs in the body, such as...

LOOKING-GLASS SELF

is a theory which attempts to explain the mechanism and reasoning behind humans consistent attempts to evaluate their own performance first proposed by U.S....

WORD-ASSOCIATION TEST

a projective examination wherein the involved party reacts to a stimulant term with the initial term which comes to mind. The method was founded...

FAMILY COUNSELING

is one of the various types of counselling whereby parents, or even other family members, work with trained individual's such as social workers, psychologists...

REMOTE GRANDPARENT

A grandparent who, for reasons of physical or emotional separation, interacts only sporadically with their grandchildren. Compare with: companionate grandparent, involved grandparent.

MENTAL PRACTICE

is the use of imagery with respect to the mastery of a skill.

VOCATIONAL SELECTION

1.vocational choice. 2. an uncommon synonym of personnel selection.

CORRECTIVE EMOTIONAL EXPERIENCE

an idea stemming from psychoanalysis which postulates that patients acquire significant and intensive modification via new interpersonal affective events they encounter with their therapy...

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