Glossary T

Englisch: The Basic Models of Psychology, Applied to Sports
The Cognitive Model states that our problems can be traced to our thinking processes.

The decision tree is a set of five (5) steps that must be completed before an individual will intervene in an emergency situation

The Dis-Identification Technique (DIT) (or "Who Am I?"-Technique) leads to self-management and thus to the ability to manage others. This technique is very useful in restructuring your personality and even to attain realization.

- The Dutch Termination of Life on Request and Assisted Suicide (Review Procedures) Act : The Dutch Termination of Life on Request and Assisted Suicide (Review Procedures) Act is the legislation that went into effect in November 2001 in the Netherlands to provide a special exemption from criminal liability for physicians who terminate life on request or assist in a patient's suicide in accordance with the due care and notification criteria set forth in the law

The Hardy Personality refers to individuals who are especially resistant to illness in spite of increased stress.

The Harvard criteria refer to tests developed by a committee at the Harvard Medical School to determine the existence of irreversible coma

The Holocaust refers to the the attempt by the Nazis during the late 1930s and early 1940s to completely destroy or annihilate the Jewish people

The living-dying interval refers to the period between the onset of dying and the arrival of death; described by Pattison as including an (1) acute crisis phase; (2) chronicliving-dying phase; and (3)"terminal phase

Related Articles

Antianxiety drugs at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■■■■■
Antianxiety drugs refer to kind of drugs which are used to treat anxiety, insomnia, and other psychological . . . Read More
Anxiolytics at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■■■■■
Anxiolytics refers to the medications that reduce the symptoms of anxiety. Anxiolytics are prescription . . . Read More
Antianxiety drug at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■■
Antianxiety drug refers to a "tranquillizer", which reduces anxiety. The most common include chlordiazepoxide . . . Read More
Sedative at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■
Sedative refers to a psychoactive substance that has a calming effect on the central nervous systemA . . . Read More
Beta blockers at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■
Beta blockers refers to a class of drugs typically used to decrease blood pressure and also prescribed . . . Read More
Depressant at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■
Depressant refers to psychoactive substance that results in behavioral sedation, such substances include . . . Read More
Cocaine at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■
Cocaine is a central nervous system stimulant drug extracted from coca plant that causes a rush of positive . . . Read More
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is defined as Anxiety disorder which is characterized by the following:(1) . . . Read More
Delirium tremens at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■
Delirium tremens refer to a condition induced by alcohol withdrawal and characterized by excessive trembling, . . . Read More
Alcohol at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■
Alcohol is a central nervous system depressant. It is an ethanol produced by the action of yeast on sugars. . . . Read More