self-stimulation


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self-stim·u·la·tion

(self'stim-yū-lā'shŭn),
A technique for electrical stimulation of peripheral nerves, spinal cord, or brain by the patient to relieve pain.

self-stim·u·la·tion

(self'stim-yū-lā'shŭn)
A technique for electrical stimulation of peripheral nerves, spinal cord, or brain by the patient to relieve pain.

self-stim·u·la·tion

(self'stim-yū-lā'shŭn)
A technique for electrical stimulation of peripheral nerves, spinal cord, or brain by the patient to relieve pain.
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Obtaining preferred clitoral stimulation was conceptually simple: women either stimulated their clitorises against their partners' bodies or the couple used their bodies to create enough room around her clitoris so that partner or self-stimulation could occur.
Trojniar, "Self-stimulation and drug reward mechanisms," Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, vol.
I explored components of emotional experience, such as self-consciousness, controlling emotions, self-stimulation, empathy, and social abilities.
A Mann-Whiney U test showed that (63, 52, 53, 61) > 51, expressing that there was no significant difference among the effectiveness of interventions on the four dependent variables "self-stimulation", "completed works", "desirable social behaviors", and "problem behaviors", as well as that all the effectiveness on the four dependent variables were significantly higher than that of "works demanding accuracy".
Patterns resulting from the data collection suggested that scripting served two separate functions: (1) socially mediated negative reinforcement (i.e., avoiding academic tasks) and (2) automatic positive reinforcement (i.e., self-stimulation).
Although infant self-stimulation has been identified as a common normal behavior and part of healthy development, many parents and even medical professionals remain ignorant about it, as demonstrated by an article in Pediatrics.
But self-stimulation is the best way to work out what gets your erotic juices flowing.
Coverage includes strategies for addressing behavioral issues, self-stimulation, aggression, and communication difficulties.
When the child was engaged in "self-stimulation" (e.g., head banging is something he/she likes to do even when he/she is alone, with no adult present; head banging occurs when the child is placed in his/her bed/crib during naptime or bedtime).
But, after breaking down and buying a vibrator from a slinky lesbian sex-shop salesclerk (unbilled Heather Graham), she becomes addicted to self-stimulation, to the point of finding inventive new uses for her vibrating cell phone.
In Intensive Interaction both the verbal and the non-verbal use various forms of body language to communicate, a system that seems to turn those on spectrum from self-stimulation toward that provided by others.
Interpreting the therapeutic maxim that "a patient can say anything but not act" to mean that the patient "can do anything [they] want in therapy[,] I can only watch," the psychiatrist acknowledged that he had allowed the patient during clinical sessions on many occasions over a multi-year period to disrobe and/or engage in sexual self-stimulation in his presence and ultimately on one occasion engaged in sexual intercourse with her.