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Psychology Glossary

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Psychology Glossary




Terms Found: 470

A Posteriori

A Priori

A-Not-B Error

ABA Design

Abalienation

Abandonment Reaction

Abasia

Abbreviated Reaction Time

ABC

Abducens Nerve

Abductive Reasoning

Aberration

Ability Test

Abiogenesis

Abiosis

Ablation

Ableism

Abney Effect

Abney's Law

Abnormal

Abnormal Behavior

Abnormal Psychology

Abnormality

ABO System

Abortion

Abraham Kaplan

Abraham Lincoln Effect

Abraham Maslow

Abreaction

Abscissa Number

Absence Seizure

Absent-Mindedness

Absolute Judgement

Absolute Limen

Absolute Pitch

Absolute Reflex

Absolute Refractory Period (ARP)

Absolute Threshold

Absolute Zero

Abstinence

Abstinence Syndrome

Abstinence Violation Effect (AVE)

Abstract Modeling

Abstract Thinking

Abstraction

Absurdity Test

Abulia

Abuse

Abused Child

Academic Problem

Academic Skills Disorder

Acalculia

Acamprosate

Acatamanthesia

Accent

Acceptance

Acceptance And Commitment Therapy (ACT)

Acceptor

Accessibility

Accessory Cell

Accessory Nerve

Accessory Olfactory Bulb

Accidence

Accident Proneness

Accommodation

Accommodation Reflex

Accreditation

Acculturation

Acculturation Difficulty

Accurate Empathic Understanding

Acephalous

Acetaldehyde

Acetylcholine

Acetylcholinesterase (AChE)

Achieved Role

Achievement Motivation

Achievement test

Acoustic Encoding

Acoustics

Acquaintance Rape

Acquired Dyslexia

Acquisition

Acquisitiveness

Acronym

Acrophobia

Acrostic

Actin

Acting Out

Action Potential

Action Science

Action Slips

Activation-Synthesis Hypothesis

Active Genotype-Environment Correlation

Active Intellect

Active Learning

Active Listening

Activity Theory (AT)

Actor-Observer Bias

Actualization

Acute Confusional State

Acute Neuroleptic-Induced Akathisia

Acute Schizophrenia

Acute Stress

Adaptation

Adaptation-Level Phenomenon

Adaptive Behaviors

Adaptive Control Of Thought-Rational (ACT-R)

Adaptive Reaction

Addiction

Addison's Disease

Additive Strategies

Adenosine

Adjustment

Adjustment Disorder

Administrative Psychology

Adolescence

Adolescent

Adolescent Egocentrism

Adolescent Psychiatry

Adolescent Psychology

Adoption Study

Adrenal Cortex

Adrenal Gland

Adrenal Medulla

Adrenergic

Adrenergic System / Adrenergic Nervous System (ANS)

Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH)

Adult Attachment Models

Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Advance Healthcare Directive

Advanced Accurate Empathy

Adverse Effects

Adverse Reaction

Aerial Perspective

Aerobic Exercise

Aetiological (Etiological) Validity

Affect

Affectional Bond

Affectional Needs

Affectionless Psychopathy

Affective Disorder

Affective Flattening

Affective Forecasting

Affective Primacy Theory

Affective Reaction

Affective Science

Afferent Neurons

Affirming The Consequent

Affordances

Afterburn

Aftercare

Afterimage

Agape

Age Affects

Age Associated Memory Impairment

Age Of Viability

Age Regression

Ageism

Agency

Agentic State

Aggression

Aging

Agitated Depression

Agitation

Agnosia

Agonist

Agonistic Behavior

Agoraphobia

Agrammatism

Agraphia

Agreeableness

AIDS

AIDS Dementia Complex (ADC)

Ailurophobia

Akathisia

Akinesia

Akinetopsia

Al-Anon

Alarm Reaction

Alateen

Albert Bandura

Albinism

Alcohol Abuse

Alcohol Amnestic Disorder

Alcohol Dependence

Alcohol Use Disorder

Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome

Alcohol, Drug Abuse, And Mental Health Administration (ADAMHA)

Alcohol-Induced Persisting Amnesic Disorder

Alcohol-Related Dementia (ARD)

Alcoholic Hallucinosis

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)

Alcoholism

Alexander Luria

Alexia

Alexithymia

Alfred Adler

Alfred Binet

Alfred Kinsey

Algophobia

Algorithm

Alienation

Alienist

Aligning Actions

Alkaloid

All-or-None Law

Allied Health Professions

Allophilia

Allophone

Alloplast

Alogia

Alpha + Beta Bias

Alpha Motor Neurons

Alpha Rhythm

Alpha Waves

Alter-Ego Transference

Altered State (of consciousness)

Alternate Form Reliability

Alternative Outcomes Effect

Altruism

Altruistic Suicide

Alveolar Hypoventilation Syndrome

Alzheimer's Disease

Amacrine Cells

Ambiguous

Ambiguous Language

Ambivalence

Ambivalent Attachment

Amenorrhea

Amentia

American Law Institute Rule

American Psychological Association (APA)

Ames Room

Amimia

Amines

Amnesia

Amnestic Disorders

Amniocentisis

Amok

Amphetamine

Amphetamines

Amplitude

Ampulla

Amusia

Amygdala

Amyloids

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

Anaclitic Depression

Anal Character

Anal Personality

Anal Stage

Anal-Expulsive

Anal-Retentive (anal stage of motivational development)

Analgesia

Analogue

Analogy

Analysand

Analysis

Analysis Of Defenses

Analysis of Variance (ANOVA)

Analyst

Analytic Psychology

Anamnesis

Anandamide

Anchoring Bias

Anchoring Heuristic

Ancillary Care

Androcentrism

Androgen

Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome (AIS)

Androgyny

Andropause

Androstenedione

Anecdotal Evidence

Anergia

Anesthesia

Angelmans Syndrome

Anger-In Theory

Angina Pectoris

Angular Gyrus

Anhedonia

Anima And Animus

Animal Cognition

Animal Phobia

Animal Type Phobias

Animism

Anna Freud

Anniversary Reaction

Anomia

Anomie

Anonymity

Anorexia Nervosa

Anorexigen

Anorgasmia

Anosmia

Anosognosia

Anoxia

Antabuse

Antagonist

Antecedent Conflict

Anterior Cingulate Cortex

Anterior Cingulate Cortex (ACC)

Anterograde Amnesia

Anthropomorphic Fallacy

Anthropomorphism

Antianxiety

Anticathexis

Anticholinergic

Anticipation

Anticipatory Anxiety

Anticipatory Coping

Anticonvulsants

Antidepressant

Antilocution

Antiparkinson Medications

Antipathy

Antipsychotic

Antisocial

Antisocial Behavior

Antisocial Personality

Antisocial Personality Disorder (ASPD)

Anxiety

Anxiety Disorder

Anxiety Hysteria

Anxiety Neurosis

Anxiety State

Anxiolytic

Anxious-Avoidant Insecure Attachment

Anxious-Fearful Personality Disorder

Anxious-Resistant Insecure Attachment

Apartheid

Apathy

Aphagia

Aphanisis

Aphasia

Aphonia

Apnea

Apophenia

Apoplexy

Apparent Motion

Apperception

Apperceptive Agnosia (also Known As Visual Space Agnosia)

Applied Behavioral Analysis

Applied Research

Applied Tension Technique

Appraisal

Approach Gradient

Approach-Approach Conflict

Approach-Avoidance Conflict

Appropriate Affect

Apraxia

Aptitude

Aptitude Test

Arachnophobia

Arbitration

Archetype

Archival Research

Arcuate Nucleus

Arithmetic Disorder

Army Alpha

Army Beta

Arousal

Art Therapy

Articulation Disorder

Artificial Creativity

Artificial Intelligence

Artificialism

Asceticism

Ascribed Role

Ascriptive Responsibility

Asociality

Asperger's Disorder

Assertiveness

Assignment Bias

Assimilation

Association

Association Areas

Association Cortex

Association Theory

Associationism

Associative Agnosia (also Known As Visual Object Agnosia)

Associative Learning

Associative Memory

Assortative Mating

Astasia-Abasia

Astereognosis

Astigmatism

Astonishing Hypothesis

Asylum

Asynchrony

Ataque De Nervios

Ataraxia

Ataxia

Atherosclerosis

Atkinson-Shiffrin Model

Attachment

Attachment Disorder

Attachment Theory

Attention

Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Attention Span

Attentional Spotlight

Attitude Formation

Attitude Innoculation

Attitudes

Attractiveness

Attribute Substitution

Attribution

Attribution Bias

Attribution Theory

Attrition

Attunement

Atypical

Atypical Antipsychotic Drugs (AAD, Also Known As Second Generation Antipsychotics)

Atypical Depression

Atypical Psychosis

Audience Design

Audience Effect

Audioception

Audition

Auditory Association Area

Auditory Cortex

Auditory Hallucination

Auditory Localization

Auditory Nerve

Augmentation Principle

Aura

Autassassinophilia

Authenticity

Authoritarian Parenting

Authoritarian Personality

Authoritative Parenting

Authority Figure

Autism

Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS)

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Autistic Fantasy

Autistic Thinking

Autobiographical Memory

Autocratic Leadership / Authoritarian Leadership

Autodidacticism

Autoeroticism

Autokinetic Effect

Automatic Encoding

Automatic Obedience

Automatic Processing

Automatic Thought

Automatic Thoughts

Automatism

Automatization

Autonomic Arousal Disorder

Autonomic Lability

Autonomic Nervous System

Autoplastic

Autostimulation Theory

Availability Heuristic

Aversion Therapy

Aversive Conditioning

Aversives

Avoidance Conditioning

Avoidance Disorder

Avoidance Gradient

Avoidance Learning

Avoidance-Avoidance Conflict

Avoidant Personality

Avoiding Interference

Avolition

Axon

Axon Terminal