hypervigilance love

Definitions

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  • noun An enhanced state of sensory sensitivity accompanied by an exaggerated intensity of behaviors whose purpose is to detect threats.

Etymologies

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hyper- +‎ vigilance

Examples

  • Psychologically, it was called hypervigilance, a classic symptom of PTSD.

    Heart of a Patriot

  • He examines how terrorism hypervigilance is threatening civil liberties, the economy, and lives.

    Boing Boing

  • This constant outer preoccupation and hypervigilance is codependency making in that we are overly preoccupied with the moods of another person and under aware of our own moods.

    Dr. Tian Dayton: Codependency Pt 2: An Incomplete Sense of Self

  • This constant outer preoccupation and hypervigilance is codependency making in that we are overly preoccupied with the moods of another person and under aware of our own moods.

    The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com

  • Finally a game that doesn’t give me motion sickness and where hypervigilance is an assett.

    Cheeseburger Gothic » This way ladies, if you would care to follow me.

  • His hypervigilance is a sign that he is feeling anxious, and what he is anxious about is that the mother-child bond has little to do with him.

    Why is it Always About You?

  • His hypervigilance is a sign that he is feeling anxious, and what he is anxious about is that the mother-child bond has little to do with him.

    Why is it Always About You?

  • Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can cause "flashbacks" which revive terrifying memories, recurring nightmares, "hypervigilance" -- jumpiness and irritability, feelings of panic and fear, social isolation and depression.

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  • Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can cause "flashbacks" which revive terrifying memories, recurring nightmares, "hypervigilance" -- jumpiness and irritability, feelings of panic and fear, social isolation and depression.

    Independent.ie - Frontpage RSS Feed

  • Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can cause "flashbacks" which revive terrifying memories, recurring nightmares, "hypervigilance" -- jumpiness and irritability, feelings of panic and fear, social isolation and depression.

    Independent.ie - Frontpage RSS Feed

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