COUNTERATTITUDINAL ADVOCACY

a convincing statement that contrasts with someone's present outlook

DEBRIEFING

The process after a research project where the participants are given more details about the project.

ABNORMALITY

1. in a position that is not normal. 2. disfigurement or imperfections in building or operations.

ADHERENCE

noun. 1. the ableness of a person to comply with a therapeutic program, specifically those comprising drug therapy, guided by a medical professional. Exterior...

ANECDOTAL RECORD

a factual written record of a person's conduct, based on succinct, spontaneous, and descriptive observations made by an onlooker. This constitutes the person's view...

ATHLETIC COPING SKILLS INVENTORY (ACSI)

a common self-report inventory that is used to assess an individual

BASIC RESEARCH

n. a research study done purely for science and knowledge without necessarily being directed at a goal or attempting to solve a problem. Rather,...

BEHAVIORAL ENDOCRINOLOGY

n. the study of the endocrine system in relation to behavior. There is a relationship between how hormones are secreted and how endocine glands...

BIOLOGICAL THERAPY

n. a form of treatment designed to restore normal health and well-being. Relying on the immune system, it taps on the body's natural ability...

CATEGORIZATION

n. the process of grouping or classifying people, objects, events, and experiences. Usually, these are grouped according to classes based on (1) common characteristics...

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