January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2346
Reference Entry
A definition of the term "WeeFIM" is presented. It is a measure of functional independence of children belonging to the age between 6 months to 7 years.


Related Articles

  • Self-Determination: Why is it Important for Your Child? Blacher, Jan // Exceptional Parent;Mar2004, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p80 

    Focuses on the components of self-determination skills in children with special need in the U.S. Relation of self-determination to motivation; Factors that affect self-determination like family and teachers; Improvement of the behavioral and academic performance of young students as a result of...

  • Autonomous Agency and Normative Implication. Piper, Mark // Journal of Value Inquiry;Sep2012, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p317 

    The article discusses the issues concerning the concept of autonomy. It mentions that one of the older issues related to autonomy is whether it is applicable autonomously to prefer to be non-autonomous. It notes that the idea of autonomy concerns self-determination wherein it could be possible...

  • reality principle Psychology.  // Dictionary of Theories;2002, p451 

    A definition of the term "reality principle," is presented. It is a term related to psychology which states that in psychoanalytical theory the ego is said to function according to the reality principle because it mediates between the unconscious demands of the Id and the realities of the social...

  • laughter.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1210 

    A definition of the term "laughter" is presented. Laughter refers to a series of inarticulate sounds produced as an expression of emotion, usually happiness or mirth. The role of humor and laughter in promoting a positive attitude and health and in preventing the progress of some diseases has...

  • love.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1266 

    A definition of the term "love" is presented. Love refers to profound concern and affection for another person. In psychoanalysis, love may be equated with pleasure, particularly as it applies to the gratifying sexual experiences between individuals. The definition is from the "Taber's...

  • rapture.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1851 

    A definition of the term "rapture" is presented. It refers to a state of great joy, delight, or ecstasy.

  • ululation.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2262 

    A definition of the term "ululation" is presented. It refers to howling or wailing.

  • pathetic fallacy (1856) Literary Theory.  // Dictionary of Theories;2002, p401 

    A definition of the term "pathetic fallacy," is presented. It refers to a literary term which refers to attribution of human feelings and motives to inanimate objects such as landscapes and buildings.

  • reserve.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1881 

    A definition of the term "reserve" is presented. It refers to the self-control of one's feelings and thoughts. It also refers to holding something back for future use.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics