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INSOMNIA
SLEEPLESS NIGHTS CAUSED BY CAFFEINE, TV, SPORTS, INTERNET CULTURE; UNPRODUCTIVE MORNINGS; PEOPLE DON'T GO TO SLEEP; ONLY 10-15% OF THE POPULATION BUT IT IS GOING UP WITH NEW TECHNOLOGICAL INVENTIONS
NARCOLEPSY
LACK OF HYPOCRETIN NEUROTRANSMITTER; SUDDENDLY FALLING ASLEEP FOR NO REASON OR WITHOUT EXPLANATION; ONLY 1 IN 2000 PEOPLE
SLEEP APNEA
1 IN 20 BUT RISING; LACK OF OXYGEN FOR UP TO A MINUTE, LACK OF DEEP SLEEP WHICH LEADS TO TIREDNESS DURING THE DAY; CAUSED BY OBESITY, GENETICS, MUSCULAR NECK
NIGHT TERRORS
HAPPENS DURING STAGE 4; WALKING, TALKING, PUNCHING, SCREAMING; SYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM IS TURNED ON
R.E.M REBOUND
TENDENCY TO GET MORE REM SLEEP THAN NORMAL WHEN YOU GET A CHANCE; BODY'S WAY TO TRY AND CATCH UP ON SLEEP
MANIFEST CONTENT
THE PLOT, CHARACTERS, SETTING; ALL THE PARTS OF A DREAM WE REMEMBER; IMPORTANT AND MEANINGFUL TO UNDERSTANDING THE CAUSES OF OUR PROBLEMS, HIDDEN AND PAINFUL ISSUES WE CAN'T FACE DURING WAKEFULLNESS; ACTUAL STORY LINE
LATENT CONTENT
HIDDEN, UNDERLYING MEANING OF A DREAM; SENSORED BY SUBCONCIOUSNESS WHICH IS A WAY TO PROTECT US FROM THE REAL MEANINGS OF THE DREAM
ID
"LITTLE DEVIL ON YOUR SHOULDER"; DO THINGS THAT ARE WRONG BUT FEEL GOOD; MADE UP OF OUR INBORN BIOLOGICAL URGES THAT SEEK IMMEDIATE GRATIFCATION REGARDLESS OF SOCIAL VALUES OR CONSEQUENCES
SUPEREGO
THE "ANGEL"; ACTS AS OUR MORAL GUIDE; MAKES US FEEL GOOD FOR DOING SOMETING RIGHT AND GUILITY WHEN WE DO SOMETHING WRONG
EGO
HELPS DEAL WITH REALITY BY MEDIATING BETWEEN THE DEMANDS OF THE ID,SUPEREGO, AND THE ENVIRONMENT; REALITY PRINCIPLE; PREVENTS US FROM ACTING ON EVERY URGE WE HAVE
HYPNOSIS
TEMPORARY STATE OF HEIGHTENED RELAXATION AND SUGGESTIBILTY DURING WHICH SOME PEOPLE ARE ABLE TO BECOME SO FOCUSED THAT THEY EXPERIENCE IMAGINARY HAPPENINGS AS IF THEY WERE REAL
NEUROTRANSMISSION
PROCESS WHERE NEURONS COMMUNICATE WITH EACH OTHER; HELPS EXPLAIN THE EFFECTS OF PSYCHOACTIVE DRUGS AND THEIR INTEFERENCE WITH NORMAL NEUROTRANSMITTERS
NEUROTRANSMITTER
CHEMICAL MESSENGERS THAT CROSS SYNPATIC GAPS BETWEEN NEURONS; NEUROTRANSMITERS TO SYNAPSE TO RECEPTOR SITES
SYNAPSE
GAP
REUPTAKE
REABSORPTION OF NEUROTRANSMITTERS; PREVENTS FURTHER ACITIVITY OF NEUROTRANSMITTER, WEAKENING ITS EFFECTS
SELECTIVE SEROTONIN REUPTAKE INHIBITOR
BLOCKS THE REUPTAKE OF SEROTONIN; IN CASES THE LEVEL OF SEROTONIN TO THE BRAIN; ANTIDEPRESSANTS = EXAMPLE.
BIOLOGICAL RHYTHYMS
PERIODIC PHYSIOLOGICAL FLUCTUATIONS --> ANNUAL CYCLES, 28 DAY CYCLES, 24 HOUR CYCLES, AND 90 MINUTE CYLCES
CIRCADIAN RHYTHM
BIOLOGICAL CLOCK; REGULAR BODILY RHYTHMS THAT OCCUR ON A 24 HOUR CYCLE --> TEMPARATURE AND WAKEFULNESS
REM SLEEP
RAPID EYE MOVEMENT; RECURRING SLEEP STRAGE DURING WHICH CREAMS COMMONLY OCCUR; MUSLCES ARE RELAXED, OTHER BODY SYSTEMS ARE ACTIVE
ALPHA WAVES
THE RELATIVELY SLOW BRAIN WAVES OF A RELAXED, AWAKE STATE
HALLUCINATIONS
FALSE SENSORY EXPERIENCES, SUCH AS SEEING SOMETHING IN THE ABSCENSE OF AN EXTERNAL VISUAL STIUMLUS
DELTA WAVES
LARGE, SLOW BRAIN WAVES ASSOCAITED WITH DEEP SLEEP
POSTHYPNOTIC AMNESIA
TMEPORARY MEMORY LOSS ; INDUCED BY HYPNOTIST'S SUGGESTION
DISSOCIATION
A SPLIT BETWEEN DIFFERENT LEVELS OF CONCIOUSNESS
HIDDEN OBSERVER
HILGARD'S TERM USED TO DESCRIBE A HYPNOTIZED SUBJECT'S AWRENSS OF EXPERIENES, SUCH ASPAIN, THAT GO UNREPORTED DURING HYPNOSIS