Science / Psychiatry / Confrontation: A communication that deliberately pressures or invites another to self-examine some aspect of behaviour in which there is a discrepancy between self-reported and observed behaviour.

Brechtian Performance

Technology / Television (TV) / Brechtian Performance: Anti-naturalist, confrontational performance style based in the theories of German playwright Bertolt Brecht. He demanded that the viewer constantly be made aware of the fact that he or she is watchin MORE

Conduct Disorder

Life Style / Adoption / Conduct Disorder: A condition characterized by a repetitive and persistent pattern of behavior which violates the basic rights of others or major age-appropriate societal norms or rules. A child or teen with conduct di MORE


Business / Human Resources (HR) / Mediation: A private negotiation and decision-making process in which a mediator assists individuals or groups in finding a resolution to a particular issue or conflict. MORE

Dispute Resolution

Business / Taxes / Dispute Resolution: Dispute resolution — sometimes called alternative dispute resolution — refers to methods of resolving conflicts between parties or individuals that doesn’t involve litigation. Mediation and arbi MORE


Science / Psychiatry / Intellectualization: A mental mechanism in which the person engages in excessive abstract thinking to avoid confrontation with conflicts or disturbing feelings. MORE

Seventh House

Science / Astrology / Seventh House: Also known as the House of Partnership. It represents marriage, joint partnerships, ventures and business partnerships. It also rules divorce, legalities, open confrontations, contracts, lawsuits and MORE