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|Behavior and Behavior Mechanisms - The observable response made to a situation and the unconscious processes underlying it.|
|Behavioral Disciplines and Activities - The specialties in psychiatry and psychology, their diagnostic techniques and tests, their therapeutic methods, and psychiatric and psychological services.|
|Mental Disorders - Psychiatric illness or diseases manifested by breakdowns in the adaptational process expressed primarily as abnormalities of thought, feeling, and behavior producing either distress or impairment of function.|
|Psychological Phenomena and Processes - Mechanisms and underlying psychological principles of mental processes and their applications.|
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