psychobiology


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psychobiology

[¦sī·kō·bī′äl·ə·jē]
(psychology)
The school of psychiatry and psychology in which the individual is considered as the sum of his environment as well as being considered a physical organism.
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By knowledge areas, the percentage of participants who stated utilizing metaanalytic studies ranged from 75% in the area of Psychobiology to 92.
1) School of Physical Education and Sport; University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil; (2) Division of Rheumatology, School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil; (3) Center for Psychobiology and Exercise Studies, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil; (4) Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Medical Science, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Meyer was also involved in the founding of the NCMH and would intellectually influence the mental hygiene movement through his theory of psychobiology, which posited that personalities could be known through observing how individuals organized themselves.
The findings, published in the journal Developmental Psychobiology, involved eight girls and seven boys.
It provides us with a predictive element of how you respond to a learning task," stresses Cesar Avila, professor in the Department of Basic Psychology, Clinical Psychology and Psychobiology of the Universitat Jaume I.
Professor Andy Parrott, of Swansea University, an international authority on the human psychobiology of the dance drug Ecstasy, wants children to be told in detail about the effects of drugs.
Levin went to University High in West Los Angeles, then to UCLA, where he majored in psychobiology.
Professor at the Universidad de Salamanca in the Department of Basic Psychology, Psychobiology and Methodology.
Toward a psychobiology of transcendence: God in the brain.
The first of seven chapters unravels the methodological difficulties of researching other people's emotions, a task which, according to Burbank, requires knowledge of linguistic-conceptual universals, neuroscience, evolutionary biology, psychobiology, and, last but not least, the capacity for empathy.