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physiological psychology

 isa subdivision of biological psychology that studies the neuralmechanisms of perception and behavior through directmanipulation of the brains of nonhuman animal subjects incontrolled experiments.

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June 21st 2021

pervasive developmentdisorder (PDD)

refers to a group of five disorders characterised by delays inthe development of multiple basic functions includingsocialisation andcommunication. The most commonly known PDD is autism.