WITHIN-GROUP VARIANCE

the variance among identically remedied people in the same group or populace. Commonly referred to as intraclass variance.

VERBAL CONDITIONING

the conditioning of a verbal reaction via reinforcement, generally rendered in the form of reward or positive attention. The experiment performer may answer with...

NEUROTIC CONFLICT

in the context of psychoanalytic theory, neurotic conflict is intraphychic conflict which leads to persistent maladjustment and emotional disturbance. Neurotic conflict was also looked...

PILOT STUDY

a preemptive research project modeled to assess and change procedure in readying for a subsequent and more complex research project. Pilot studies are modeled...

DOUBLE BLIND

An experimental procedure where the nature of the experiment is not known. See blind. Compare single blind- triple blind.

ROMANTIC LOVE

Love relationship wherein intimate affection and passionate fervor are key components. While the adored party is commonly appreciated and frequently idealized, analysis suggests that...

GUIDANCE

a term used to describe the direction, advice and counselling provided in cooperation with the client that will often use personal data and interviews...

PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT

The utilization of data from EEG, EKG, EMG and EOG measurements for the inference of psychological processes and emotions.

EMPIRICAL SELF

The self that is known to the self. Where me is contrasted to I.

EMOTION

The complex reaction pattern that involves experiential, behavioural and physiological elements.

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