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Psychology Glossary

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Psychology Glossary




Terms Found: 361

S-R Approach (Contiguity)

Salience

Saliency Bias

Sample

Sampling Bias

Sampling Distribution

Sampling Error

Sand Bagging

Satiation

Saturation

Savant Syndrome

Scaffolding

Scaled Score

Scapegoat Theory

Scatterplot

Schedule of Reinforcement

Schema

Schemata

Scheme

Schizoid Personality Disorder

Schizophrenia

Schizotypal Personality Disorder

School Psychology

Scientific Method

Sclera

Screen Memory

Seasonal Affective Disorder

Second Order Conditioning

Secondary Enciphalitis

Secondary Process Thinking

Secondary Punisher

Secondary Reinforcement

Secondary Reinforcer

Secondary Sex Characteristics

Secondary Trait

Secure Attachment

Secure Self-Esteem

Sedatives

Seizure

Selection Bias

Selective Adaptation

Selective Attention

Selective Attrition

Selective Inattention

Selective Mutism

Selective Optimization With Compensation

Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRI)

Selective Social Interaction Theory

Selectively Permeable Membrane

Self

Self Comforting

Self Deception

Self Efficacy

Self Fulfilling Prophecy

Self Monitoring

Self Regulation

Self Talk

Self-Actualization

Self-Awareness

Self-Concealment

Self-Concept

Self-Consciousness

Self-Consistency Theory

Self-Determination Theory (SDT)

Self-Disclosure

Self-Esteem

Self-Evaluation Maintenance Model

Self-Handicapping

Self-Help Groups

Self-Perception Theory

Self-Reference Effect

Self-Report Measures

Self-Schema

Self-Serving Bias

Semantic Encoding

Semantic Memory

Semantic Slanting

Semantics

Semicircular Canals

Senile Dementia

Sensation

Sensitive Period

Sensitivity

Sensitization

Sensorimotor Psychotherapy

Sensorimotor Stage of Development

Sensorineural Deafness

Sensorineural Hearing Loss

Sensory Adaptation

Sensory Aphasia

Sensory Cortex

Sensory Deprivation

Sensory Information

Sensory Input

Sensory Interaction

Sensory Memory

Sensory Neurons

Sensory Physiology

Sensory Receptors

Sensory Register

Separation Anxiety

Serial Position Effect

Serial Processes

Seriation

Serotonin

Serotonin-Norepinephrine Reuptake Inhibitors (SNRI)

Set Point

Severe Mental Retardation

Sex Chromosomes

Sex Differences

Sex Roles

Sexism

Sexual Arousal

Sexual Aversion Disorder

Sexual Behavior

Sexual Disorders

Sexual Dysfunction

Sexual Identity

Sexual Motivation

Sexual Orientation

Sexual Response Cycle

Sexual Script

Sexual Scripts

Sexual Selection

Sexualization

Shallow Processing

Shamanism

Shame

Shame-Rage Cycle

Shape Constancy

Shaping

Short-Term Memory

Shyness

Sigmund Freud

Signal Detection Theory

Significant Difference

Similarity

Simultaneous Conditioning

Simultaneous Encoding

Single-Blind Research Method

Sir Francis Bacon

Sir Francis Galton

Situational Context

Situational Cues

Situational Factors (also Known As External Factors)

Situational Variables

Situationism

Size Constancy

Skeletal Nervous System

Skewed Distribution

Skin Conductance Response (SCR

Skinner Box

Sleep

Sleep Apnea

Sleep Atonia

Sleep Hygiene

Sleep Spindle

Sleep Talking

Sleeper Effect

Sleepwalking

Slow-To-Warm-Up-Child

Small-For-Date Babies

Smooth Muscles

Snapshot Study

Snowball Effect

Snowball Sampling

Social Categorization

Social Clock

Social Cognition

Social Cognitive Theory

Social Context

Social Contract Theory

Social Control

Social Desirability Bias

Social Development

Social Disorganization

Social Emotional Learning (SEL)

Social Exchange Theory

Social Facilitation

Social Identity Theory

Social Impairment

Social Influence

Social Inhibition

Social Intelligence

Social Leadership

Social Learning Theory

Social Learning Therapy

Social Loafing

Social Mirror Theory

Social Motivation

Social Nonconformity

Social Norms

Social Perception

Social Phobia

Social Play

Social Psychology

Social Readjustment Rating Scale

Social Referencing

Social Relations

Social Representations

Social Responsibility Norm (SRN)

Social Role Theory

Social Roles

Social Schemas

Social Script

Social Sensitivity

Social Skills Training (SST)

Social Support

Social Transmission

Social Trap

Social-Cognitive Perspective

Socialization

Socio-Cultural Approach

Sociobiology

Socioeconomic Status (SES)

Sociogram

Sociometry

Sociopath

Solipsism

Solitary Play

Solomon Asch

Soma

Somatic Delusion

Somatic Experiencing

Somatic Nervous System

Somatization

Somatization Disorder

Somatoform Disorders

Somatosensory Cortex

Somatotropin

Somatotype

Somnambulism

Somnolence

Soren Kierkegaard

Sound Localization

Source Amnesia

Source Attribution

Source Monitoring

Source Monitoring Error

Source Trait

Spacing Effect

Spatial Visualization

Species-Specific Defense Reactions (SSDRs)

Specific Phobias

Speed Tests

Spermarche

Sphericity

Spillover Effect

Spinal Cord

Spinal Reflexes

Split Brain

Split-Half Reliability

Spontaneous Abortion

Spontaneous Recovery

Spontaneous Trait Inference (Unconscious Inference)

Spontaneous-Remission Effect

Spotlight Effect

SSNRI

Stability-Change Debate

Stable Attribution

Stage

Standard Deviation

Standard Of Proof

Standardization

Standardization Sample

Standardized Tests

Stanford-Binet Test

Stanley Milgram

Stanley Schachter

State-Dependent Retrieval (State Dependent Learning And State Dependent Memory)

Static Thoughts

Statistical Deviation

Statistical Power

Statistical Regression

Statistical Significance

Statistical Validity

Statistics

Status Offender

Stephen Wiltshire

Stereophonics

Stereopsis

Stereotype

Stereotype Threat

Stereotypy

Steven's Power Law

Stigma

Stimulants

Stimulus

Stimulus Discrimination

Stimulus Generalization

Stimulus Threshold

Stimulus-Driven Capture

Storage

Storge

Storm And Stress

Strange Situation

Stranger Anxiety

Stratified Random Sampling

Stress

Stress Inoculation

Stress Moderator Variables

Stressor

Stroboscopic Effect

Stroop Effect

Structural Encoding

Structuralism

Structured Interview

Structured Observation

Stupor

Stuttering

Subception

Subconscious

Subject Bias

Subject Variables

Subjective Units Of Distress Scale (SUDS)

Subjective Well-Being

Sublimation

Subliminal

Subliminal Distraction

Subliminal Stimulation

Substance Abuse

Substantia Nigra

Substantive Complexity

Successive Approximations

Suicidality

Sullen

Summarization

Sundowning

Superego

Superior Colliculus

Superiority Complex

Superordinate Goals

Superstitions

Suppression

Suprachiasmatic Nucleus

Suprefact

Surface Traits

Surrogate Motherhood

Survey

Survival Advantage

Syllogism

Symbol

Symbolic Function Substage

Symbolic Gesture

Symbolic Play

Symbolic Thought

Sympathetic Division

Sympathetic Nervous System

Synapse

Synaptic Cleft

Synaptic Enzymes

Synaptic Plasticity

Synaptic Transmission

Synaptic Vesicles

Synergistic Effect

Synesthesia

Synethesia

Syntax

Systematic Desensitization

Systematic Sampling

Systematized Delusion