SPONTANEOUS TRAIT INFERENCE

a judgement about a person's personality traits that are made automatically with no conscious intent.

EMOTIONAL FLOODING

Lay term. Overwhelming feelings of emotion.

EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE

Intelligence involving the ability to process emotional information. See quotient.

SUPERIORITY COMPLEX

The feeling of being superior. It is reverse of inferiority complex. In this complex, a person feels himself as superior to any other person...

RELAXATION

State of being relaxed. Refreshment of mind and body. Reduction in intensity of tension or vigor. Musculature returning to an inactive state after contraction.

MULTIGENERATIONAL TRANSMISSION PROCESS

when applied to psychological problems is the theory that some conditions such as anxiety are passed on through the generations. It is one of...

REGRESSION EFFECT

Proclivity of a subject who scores either very high or very low on a test to perform more toward the median score during a...

AWARENESS

n. refers to a consciousness of internal or external events or experiences, that is thought by some to separate human and non-human animals. Evidence...

CONDITIONED

correlated with or explanatory of behavior whose existence, manner of demonstration, or both is the outcome of experience. The two primary categories of experience...

RESEARCH

Scientific or scholarly inquiry by which efforts are made to discover and confirm facts, or to allow investigation of a particular topic.

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