By Gary R., Ph.D. VandenBos, Gary R. VandenBos, Ph.D.
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Jellinek (1890–1963), the others being beta alcoholism, gamma alcoholism, delta alcoholism, and epsilon alcoholism. It is characterized by undisciplined drinking that disturbs interpersonal and family relationships and work life and a reliance on the effects of alcohol for the relief of physical or emotional pain, but it does not involve losing control or inability to abstain. alpha-block conditioning the training of 25 A altered state of consciousness A alternative dispute resolution the resolv- tion of the misinformation effect stating that misleading information introduced after a witnessed event replaces, transforms, or impairs the original memory of the event, leading to erroneous reporting of that event.
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APA Dictionary of Clinical Psychology by Gary R., Ph.D. VandenBos, Gary R. VandenBos, Ph.D.