SUBSTANCE DEPENDENCE

Mixture of emotional, physical and mental elements that show after prolonged use of certain substance. There is a design of repeated substance ingestion that...

SPHINCTER MORALITY

Psychoanalytic theory. Features of personality that includes parsimony, obstinacy that is particularly linked with an anal retentive personality. For having more concept clarity, have...

SYNTAXIC THINKING

It is the highest level where there is the person

SATURATION

Vividness of a color's hue; measures the degree to which a color differs from a gray of the same darkness or lightness.

STERNBERG TRIARCHIC ABILITIES TEST (STAT)

This test is used for research purposes. It is a group test and is available in MCQ, essay and figural item form. However, the...

STRUCTURAL FAMILY THERAPY

Is a family psychotherapy that gives a modus for analytical approach to family problems that goes from the assumption that family problems are due...

SYNAPTOGENESIS

The formation of synapses between neurons as the axons and dendrites grow. Read also the experience-dependent process; experience-expectantPROCESS.

SPLIT-SPAN TEST

the test where brief auditory messages in the form of two different lists of digits or words are presented rapidly and simultaneously, one list...

SAWTOOTH WAVES

Waves which have the appearance of a saw's edge, generally found in electroencephalogram records of patients experiencing REM sleep.

SEDATIVE, HYPNOTIC, OR ANXIOLYTIC ABUSE

In DSM-IV-TR, routine of usage of sedative, hypnotic, or anxiolytic drugs exhibited by repeated considerable negative effects connected with the recurring ingestion of these...

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