n. an action, activity, or process which can be observed and measured. Often, these actions, activities, and processes are initiated in response to stimuli...

Dissociative Identity Disorder

Definition: A disorder featuring 2 or more distinct personalities that take turns in controlling the person. Used to be called multiple personality disorder. DISSOCIATIVE IDENTITY DISORDER:...


a question are used by a person to check the characteristics they perceive to apply to themselves.


A facility able to evaluate a person's condition.

Collectivist and Individualist Cultures

Collectivist cultures tend to use an authoritarian parenting style to instill cultural values or beliefs in the children. On the other hand, individualist cultures...


an outlook of self-esteem or self-value. Positive self-regard is frequently sought as an objective in remediation and is nurtured by the therapy professional's regard...


Aggressive behaviour towards a source of anger or frustration. Compare displaced aggression.


Based on the life record or life history of an individuals and the information about their personality, see o data, q data, t data


a mood state characterized by worry, apprehension, and somatic symptoms. Similar to the tension caused when an individual anticipates impending danger, catastrophe, or misfortune....

Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams

  Counselor's role in emergency teams   Interview with an Emergency Professional Emily deals with different crises on a daily basis. She specializes in helping sexual assault survivors...

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