FUNCTION

1. Use or purpose of a thing. 2. Biology. Action of an organism contributing to its fitness. 3. Mathematical procedure relating to quantity and...

POPULATION RESEARCH

the analysis of the numbers, and modifications in the numbers, of individuals and other living beings, concentrating on the reasons for cultivation and decline,...

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...

TYPOLOGY

noun. any study of a specific classification of phenomena into categories based upon typical traits of a personality.

SINGLE-CASE EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN

a repeated measures design where a single person, group or sampling unit is observed over time. Also called intrasubject replication design; single subject design....

INTERPERSONAL

the term that deals with the actions, events and feelings that exists between 2 or more people.

THERAPIST

noun. a person who has been trained in and practices one or more methods of therapy to remedy cognitive or physical disorders or illness:...

PSYCHIATRIST

A highly trained physician who holds a specialty in diagnosing, treating and study of mental disorders. Training (in the United States) includes 4 years...

ALLPORT'S PERSONALITY TRAIT THEORY

Gordon W. Allport's doctrine said a person's character traits are the vital points to the individuality and persistence of their behavior. Characteristics are thought...

EXACT REPLICATION

Repeating an experiment where the goal is to have the conditions as close to the original conditions as possible.

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