CONDITIONED INHIBITION

the diminishment of a conditioned reaction which happens upon surfacing of a stimulant that has prior been experienced in various situations.

AFFECTIVE EXPERIENCE

just about any sentimentally commanded encounter.

MULTIPLE HURDLE MODEL OF SELECTION

is a battery of selection test typically employed when someone is applying for a position, they must pass each station before they are then...

MARITAL CONFLICT

the process of conflict arising between the two parties in a marriage, which can indicate sexual disagreement, child minding differences, temperamental differences and even...

SOCIAL AGE (SA)

an estimate of a person's capabilities in social situations that are relative to normal standards. In clinical situations with young children, social age often...

GROUP TEST

the term that is applied to the test administered to several individuals simultaneously. Compare individual test.

INVARIANT FEATURE

An object that does not change or its characteristic when the object is viewed under different circumstances. Features that are invariant and are unaffected...

MULTIPLE-APTITUDE TEST

is a group of tests which are used to examine the participants IQ yielding information about their subject abilities opposed to simply calculating a...

CONCOMITANT VARIATION

1. the modification of two sensations simultaneously, wherein the variables might be informally connected or both variables might be impacted by another outlying variable....

BEHAVIORAL TERATOLOGY

n. the study of abnormal or impaired behavior due to physiological birth defects. These impairments in behavior are said to have been caused by...

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