RATING SCALE

A scale used to assign scores to subjects or objects in a test.

REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS

An effort within a work place or school to allow any individual with a physical, cognitive or psychiatric disability to perform assigned tasks without...

RHYTHMIC STIMULATION

Automated reaction of a pulsating light distinguished by harmonization of the electroencephalogram pattern to the pulse frequency.

REFLECTANCE

Measure of reflection commensurate with the ratio of a reflected luminous flux to an incidental luminous flux.

RIGHT-LEFT DISORIENTATION

Linked to aphasia and other comprehension disorders, an affliction marked by a habitual tendency to incorrectly identify right from left sides or right and...

RENPENNING'S SYNDROME

Neurodevelopmental disorder occurring only in males; beginning at birth, can present as intellectual disability, mild growth retardation concerning the testes and the head, as...

REALITY CONFRONTATION

An act on behalf of the therapist in which the client is asked to consider the possibilty that he or she has miscontrued an...

REPERTORY GRID

Interview technique using factor analysis for determination of ideographic measures of personality. Inferences about personality can be made, but it is not a...

REMOTE CAUSE

Origin of a problem which is separate from its effect, either due to space or time, but is still considered to be the ultimate...

ROLE-PLAYING RESEARCH

Study wherein a party takes on a role and strives to act as though the role actually belongs to them. Critics insist that...

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