The four communication modalities are auditory comprehension, verbal expression, reading and writing, and functional communication.The difficulties of people with aphasia can range from occasional trouble finding words to losing the ability to speak, read, or write; intelligence, however, is unaffected.We went in to pay for our fuel and walked out onto the forecourt together.
“Hi, I’m Steve, hope you are settling in ok.” I looked into the sexiest blue eye’s I had ever seen and fell in love at first sight. After chatting for a while he gave me his phone number and told me to call him anytime, if I needed anything, or even if I didn’t. My husband was a violent man who thought nothing of repeatedly raping me. None of this stopped us growing closer and spending time together whenever we could.
Accommodation According to Piaget, the process of restructuring or modifying cognitive structures so that new information can fit into them more easily; this process works in tandem with assimilation.
Acquisition The stage in a classical conditioning experiment during which the conditioned response is first elicited by the conditioned stimulus.
Action potential The nerve impulse activated in a neuron that travels down the axon and causes neurotransmitters to be released into a synapse.
Acute stress A transient state of arousal with typically clear onset and offset patterns.