SUDDEN INFANT DEATH SYNDROME (SIDS)

unexplained and unpredictable death of otherwise healthy baby that happens during sleep. Also called: crib death.

SUICIDE BY COP

a person who commits suicide by being shot by a policeman.

SUMMATIVE EVALUATION

1. Teaching assessment investigation, evaluation of pupil's accomplishment at the end of a course; 2. In evaluation investigation this is a try to evaluate...

SUPERIOR LONGITUDINAL FASCICULUS

pair of long two-directing bunches of neurons that connect the front and the back of the cerebrum. It consists four distinctive elements called...

SUPERSTITIOUS CONTROL

Misinterpretation that individual can affect results of certain situation by implementing certain actions that are supposed to change the frame of the specific situation,...

SUPPORTIVE PSYCHOTHERAPY

type of psychotherapy which doesn't investigate what is the root of the particular psychological issue/problem, but rather provides ideas how to approach current situation,...

SURFACE THERAPY

type of psychological therapy that has a goal to minimize patients problems by implementation of supportive measures and to try to change negative patterns...

SURVIVAL ANALYSIS

a group of statistical procedures to build models to determine when an event may occur,

SWITCH COST

the loss of efficiency when doing more than one task at a time.

SYMBOLIC DISPLACEMENT

mechanism of moving answer, usually emotional one, from its primary source to the one that is presented by it. To represent another stimulus...

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