SEXUAL-RESPONSE CYCLE

Sexual response cycle is a 4 stage cycle of response exhibited by men and women. The stages are arousal, plateau, orgasmic and ejaculation in...

SHAMANIC TRANCE

an altered state or a trance that has been induced by hallucinogens, music and suggestion.

SHELTER CARE

a form of foster care where children are looked after by people who aren't their parents.

SHORT-TERM THERAPY

therapy that is brief and relies on goal setting and active techniques. It may last as long as 10 -20 sessions and aims to...

SICK ROLE

the expected behaviour of a person who is ill, mentally ill or hurt. These expectations can be from family, community a society in general...

SIGNAL WORD

It is a word that is used to tell of risk and will indicate the levels of risk possible. Danger, caution, Care etc. are...

SIMMONDS

pituitary gland disorder that is caused by necrosis and failure of the anterior lobe of the gland. It results in a secondary failure of...

SIMPSON'S PARADOX

a phenomenon that occurs when raw data from 2 or more studies are merged and the results differ from those of just the one...

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