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confidentiality

the ethical concern that information gathered during psychological research or therapy should not be divulged to others unlessotherwise agreed in advance or unless there is a legalrequirement to disclose it.

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October 28th 2021

action potential

 the nerveimpulse that travels down the axon andtriggers the release of neurotransmittersintoa synapse.