REHABILITATION PROGRAM

Generally designed to meet the specific needs of the subject, a cohesive system of rehabilitation services intended to support the subject in recovering following...

RESTRICTED LEARNING

Method of restricting species-specific reactions in an organism to particular stimuli which results in ready adaptation of the organism's actions to assure survival. ...

REMINDER

A signal that helps recall the past; something that serves to remind or make one remember something which needs to be done.

REFLECTION RESPONSE

Response by a subject to the Rorshach test in which the inkblot appears to be a bilateral reflection of one side of the blot;...

RECOVERY OF FUNCTION

Partial or complete return to normal activity or function of a specific organ or body part after trauma or disease.

ROSENTHAL EFFECT

Theory which posits that the expectations of an experimenter concerning the results of an experiment may have an unconscious effect which directs the results...

REM REBOUND

Lengthening and increasing frequency and depth of REM sleep. Often occurs after a period of sleep deprivation

RHEOENCEPHALOGRAPHY

Technique which allows continuous registration of cerebral blood flow.

RUBBER

Slang term denoting a condom. See also: frotteurism.

RISK PERCEPTION

Risk as it is assessed through individual judgment as correlated with specific dangers. Past experiences, age, gender, and culture all have an impact...

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