range of affect

range of affect

Neurology The palette of a person's facial expression and emotiveness
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In the current example, if the goal was to screen individuals about 'lack of positive affect' over a wide range of affect (e.g., in a general questionnaire for all patients or in community-based surveys), the third item on feeling full of energy in the prior week would be most useful because it varies over a much wider range of the latent variable than the other two items (as shown in Figure 1).
But how can we begin to assess a practice that is among contemporary art's most protean, not only in its embrace of disparate forms (drawing, painting, sculpture, film, performance, criticism) but in its range of affect and of address, its transgression and its humor?
Avoidance may entail efforts to stay away from reminders of the event but can also manifest as an inability to recall important aspects of the event, diminished interest in activities, feelings of detachment from others, and a restricted range of affect. Features of increased arousal can be sleep problems, irritability, a lack of concentration, hypervigilance, and an exaggerated startle response.
Another cluster of symptoms includes emotional numbing, restricted range of affect, and a sense of a foreshortened future.
In addition, children may show constriction of play, social withdrawal, a restricted range of affect, and loss of acquired developmental skills (especially language and toilet training).
The patient exhibits a restricted range of affect. His primary affective tone is that of helplessness.
Long is able to detect the ever-shifting range of affects by bringing to bear adapted Sartean and Freudean insights to his carefully documented participant observation and ethnographic interviewing.
London, United Kingdom, May 08, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Gas Safety Week runs from September 15th to 21st 2014 and sees engineers, companies, other organisations and a range of affected stakeholders joining forces with the Gas Safe Register to promote gas safety.
How does this affect representation, diversity, and inclusion with respect to the full range of affected interests, including latent interests?
Reparative reading, in her account, "undertakes a different range of affects, ambitions, and risks" in a project of repair that she identifies with love.
The participation in clinical trials of children with autism is increasingly important, both for the potential benefit of the children who directly participate as well as for the possible benefits that may be offered to a broad range of affected children.