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peak experience

 proposed byMaslow, a temporary, profound and intense experience of enhanced awareness, frequentlyaccompanied by feelings of feeling fully alive. 

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July 28th 2021

behavioural therapy

 a form of treatmentthat aims to change behaviour by means of systematic desensitisation, behaviour modification, or aversiontherapy.