REALITY ORIENTATION

A treatment strategy in which the therapist reduces his client's confusion regarding time, place or their personhood. The therapist constantly reminds them that...

REBELLIOUSNESS

Resistance to authority, especially parental.

RECEPTIVE APHASIA

An aphasia characterized by the inability to understand words, signs or gestures. The sufferer may hear words or see words but simply cannot...

RECIPROCAL DETERMINISM

An assertion that a reciprocal relation exists among environment, behavior and the individual. That is to say, that instead of the environment being a...

RECOGNITION TECHNIQUE

Performed by readership-survey, a study method utilized in consumer psychology to determine consumer recognition of a product they profess to remember from earlier contact...

RECOVERY OF FUNCTION

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

RECURSION

A technique in generative grammar that uses specific grammatical specifications repetitively; the end result for each function is input to the following one endlessly,...

REDUNDANT CODING

In computer programming, source code or program that contains any form of redundancy.

REFERENTIAL SIGNAL

Indications provided by an animal which appear to supply information regarding certain environmental events and objects.

REFLEX INTEGRATION

Combination of two or more reflexes into an integrated, more complex whole.

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