Psychology Glossar8

Psychology Glossar8 - Psychology Glossary Avoidant...

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Psychology Glossary Avoidant personality disorder - A disorder involving social withdrawal, low self-esteem, and extreme sensitivity to being evaluated negatively. Aversion therapy - A therapy in which a stimulus that evokes an unpleasant response is paired with a stimulus that evokes a maladaptive behavior. Axon - A fiber that extends from a neuron and sends signals to other neurons. Babbling - A producton of sounds that resemble many different languages. Basal metabolic rate - The rate at which energy is used when a person is at complete rest. Basilar membrane - A membrane in the inner ear that runs along the length of the cochlea. Behavior genetics - The study of behavior and personality differences among people. Behavior therapies - Treatments involving complex conversations between therapists and clients that are aimed at directly influencing maladaptive behaviors through the use of learning principles. Belief perseverance
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