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FlashCards (1,3) Keegan Lester

Keegan Lesters VOCAB (1,3)FlashCards.
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Heath
All the elements of wellbeing; Physical, Mental, Emotional, Spirtiual, and Social
Wellness
The achievement of a person's best in all six components of health
Infectious Diseases
Illnesses that pass from one organism to another
Lifestyle Choices
Choices, made daily, of how to treat the body and mind. Examples are what to eat, and when to exercise.
Lifestyle Diseases
Diseases that are made likely by neglect of the body. They cannot be passed from person to person. Examples are heart disease, cancer, and diabetes.
Chronological Age
Age measured by the time (years and months) that something or someone has existed
Physiological Age
Age as estimated from the body's health and probable life expectancy.
Centenarians
People who have reached the age of 100 years or older
Motivation
The psychological feature that arouses an organism to action toward a desired goal
Drives
Motivations that are inborn not learned, such as hunger, thirst, fear, and need for sleep. Also known as instincts.
Commitment
A decision adhered to for the long term; a promise kept.
Will
The capability of conscious choice and decision and intention
Self Efficacy
Refers to one's belief about one's ability to perform behaviors that should lead to expected outcomes. those with high levels for a particular task are more likely to succeed than those with low levels
Personality
The complex of all the attributes--behavioral, temperamental, emotional and mental--that characterize a unique individual
Self Image
The way you see yourself
Phychology
Science dealing with the mind
Variables
Conditions or qualities able or likely to change
Self Actualization
The drive to become what one is capable of becoming
Hierarchy
The organization of people at different ranks in an administrative body
Needs
Things that are required in order to live
Adolecence
The transition period from childhood, extending from childhood to adulted, extending from puberty to independence.
Puberty
The period of sexual maturation, during which a person becomes capable of reproducing
Gender Roles
Roles assigned by society to people of each gender
Gender Identity
Your identity as it is experienced with regard to your individuality as male or female
Femininity
The trait of behaving in ways considered typical for women
Masculinity
The trait of behaving in ways considered typical for men
Stereotypes
Generalized beliefs about what members of an identifiable group are like that operate as schemas when perceiving members of those groups
Sexual Harassment
Unwelcome sexual behavior by a supervisor toward an employee
Self Esteem
A measure of how much you value and respect yourself
Positive Self Talk
Talking to your self positivley
Body Image
The way you see your body
Peer Groups
Groups of people who are similar in age and stage of life
Peer Pressure
The influence to go along with the beliefs and actions of other people your age
Cliques
Exclusive groups
Gangs
Peer groups that exist largely to express aggression against other groups
Cults
Groups of people who share intense admiration or adoration of a particular person or principle
Deviant
A person whose behavior deviates from what is acceptable especially in sexual behavior
Refusal Skills
Different ways that you can say "no" to something you don't want to do