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pertaining to affect.
affective congruency consistency between the self-concept of an individual and the related behaviors and responses of others.
affective disorders mood disorders.


Pertaining to mood, emotion, feeling, sensibility, or a mental state.


/af·fec·tive/ (ah-fek´tiv) pertaining to affect.


adj. Psychology
1. Influenced by or resulting from the emotions.
2. Concerned with or arousing feelings or emotions; emotional.

af·fec′tive·ly adv.
af′fec·tiv′i·ty (ăf′ĕk-tĭv′ĭ-tē) n.


Referring to or arising from moods or emotions.


Pertaining to mood, emotion, feeling, sensibility, or mental state.


Pertaining to mood or emotion.


Pertaining to mood, emotion, feeling, sensibility, or a mental state.

Patient discussion about affective

Q. Major mood disorder! Hi guys! My topic is all about major mood disorder, bipolar 1 mixed with psychotic features and I would like to ask if I could get some information regarding with its introduction on international, national and local. Hope you all understood what I mean to ask.

A. Methinks all these brain disorders have everything to do with a lack of copper. With all our modern technology and artificial fertilizers and processing of foods, the food has become so depleted of minerals that our bodies and brains have become so depleted that we cannot even function properly. Start taking kelp, calcium magnesium, cod liver oil, flax seed oil, and raw apple cider vinegar. This will bring healing and normal function to the brain and body systems. The emotions will calm down and be more manageable. If you are taking a vitamin with more manganese than copper it will add to the dysfunction. Don't waste your money. There you are! Some solutions rather than more rhetoric about the problem.

Q. Mood- disorder? What will happen to the people who refuse treatment? I know someone whose mother got diagnosed with "mood- disorder" and now this person says that she don't have it. But all her brothers and sisters have this, and are on medication. Is there a way to save our family heritage?

A. well done, i will start to collect with the agreement of Iri possible causes for disorders (bipolar, mood, whatever you want to call it) to help people to recognize themselves. they all can start in the moment we are in the embryo. parental conflicts, aggressions, sexual behaviours, drugs, alcohol, smoking in abondance can affect us from this moment on.

Q. I think that bipolar is just a mood disorder. I think that bipolar is just a mood disorder. Do I?

A. You are correct, according to the fourth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-IV) Bipolar Disorder is a Mood Disorder. Other conditions in this category are Anxiety Disorders--and of course--Unipolar Depression.

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Affective priming is the presentation of a stimulus that evokes an affective response which then influences subsequent decisions (Murphy & Zajonc, 1993).
Affective domain teaching and learning can facilitate the reduction of stigmatization of clients with mental illness in nursing students.
There was a strong negative correlation between affective commitment to the profession (ACPROF) and intention to quit the profession (ITQP) (r = -0.
The research described in this paper aimed to determine the value of affective teaching and learning and to provide insight into the practical implications for learning outcomes.
The researchers used voxel-based morphometry (VBM) to examine the extent to which grey matter density in 176 participants predicted their scores on tests that rated their levels for cognitive empathy compared to affective -- or emotional -- empathy.
For Nick, no clear effects for affective involvement were found because the frequency of affective involvement was too low to draw conclusions.
The purpose of this study was to examine young children's understanding of the negative affective reactions of an animal character in a children's storybook, in relation to their understanding of other children's, and their own, affective reactions to aversive contexts.
Affective computing can be divided into 9 parts according to the process: affective mechanism, affective communication acquisition, affective model identification, affection modelling and understanding, affection synthesis and express, affective computing application, affective computer interface, affection transference, and wearable computer [4].
As stated by van Tassell in the foreword of LeBlanc and Gallavan's recent book exploring how teacher dispositions influence classroom practice, "the mission of developing both the cognitive and affective human capacities is inherent in the mission of public schooling" (2009, p.
Brady's students) were performing in all three learning domains: cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (fine/gross motor skills), and affective (appreciations, values) (Bloom et al, 1956; Krathwohl, Bloom & Masia, 1964).
Affective filter hypotheses and explanation of its influence had proposed by Dulay and Burt (1970s).
Therefore, the present paper addresses the following research questions; first, will there be a differential impact of the three types of justice on cognitive and affective bases of trust?