SLOSSON INTELLIGENCE TEST (SIT)

a short test for verbal intelligence for people 4 years and over. 187 questions are asked in 6 cognitive domains: vocabulary, general information, similarities...

SOURCE MAJORITY OR MINORITY STATUS

a source factor that indicates the source has a minority or a majority share of the population or it is from a member of...

STORY-RECALL TEST

a test where a person is to recall the details of a story told to them.

STANFORD-BINET INTELLIGENCE SCALE (SB)

a standardized assessment of intelligence and cognitive abilities for individuals aged 2 to 89 years. It currently includes five verbal subtests and five nonverbal...

SYMPATHETIC GANGLION

These are the ganglia that are part of the sympathetic chain.

SYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM

It is one of the two divisions found in the autonomic nervous system while the other will be known as the parasympathetic nervous system....

SUPPORTED RETIREMENT

on-going program in which older individuals who also have mental disabilities are provided with support and assistance in a sense of social support. referred...

SPEECH FUNCTIONS

These are the reasons for speech such as communication and to maintain social relationships. See speech act.

SLEEP CYCLE

The cyclical pattern of sleep stages where a time of slow wave sleep if followed by REM sleep.

SITUATIONAL EFFECT

the effect on different environments on the behaviour of people in experiments.

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