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Sudden onsets of sleep during normal waking periods
This is the practice of children and parents sleep together
'Most of us no longer knows that it feels like to be fully alert'
anxiety arousing dreams that lead to awakening, usually from REM sleep
The most common sleep disorder, refers to chronic problems in getting adequate sleep
Insomnia is about __% more common in women than in men
occurs when a person arises and wanders about while remaining asleep, also known as 'sleep walking'
This term is when contents of waking life often tend to spill into dreams
There are __ different types of sleep disorders
'Dreams are the roal road to the unconscious'
this system consists of the afferent fibres running thought the reticular formation that influence physiological arousal
Systematic procedure that typically produces a heightened state of suggestibility
Sigmund Freud believed that the principal purpose of dreams is _______
This term is used when people think they are getting inadequate sleep but really they are
Hobson and McCarley thought that dreams are simply the byproduct of bursts of activity emanating from subcortial areas in the brain. This model was called......
frequent, reflexive gasping for air that awakens a person from sleep
involves the tendency to accept directions and information relatively uncritically
'Dream content in general in continuous with waking conceptions and emotional preoccupations'
'Dreams are as meaningful as they can be under the adverse working conditions of the brain in REM sleep'
this occurs when people make do with substantially less sleep than normal over a period of time
About 15-20% of adults still use _____ ______ with some regularity
brain structure that is important to sleep and wakefullness is the....
Rosalind Cartwright proposed that dreams provide an opportunity to work through everyday problems, this view was considered to be....
abrupt awakenings from NREM sleep, accompanied by intense autonomic arousal and feelings of panic
Absorption, dissociation, suggestibility are all components to this
the ability to seperate aspects of perception, memory, or identity, from the mainstream of conscious awareness
Subjects were awakened over a period of night whenever they began to go into the REM stage
This Scottish physician popularized the term hypnotism, borrowing the term from the Greek word for 'sleep'
the flow of sleep and waking is regulated through activity in a ________ of interacting brain centres
involves the capacity to reduce or block peripheral awareness and noww the focus of ones attention
The contents of childrens dreams dont become adult like until the ages of....
Austrian physcian that claimed to cure people of illness through an elaborate routine

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