hygiology

Related to hygiology: psychopathology

hygieology, hygiology

Rare. the science of hygiene; hygienics.
See also: Health
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En este empeno, se han desarrollado nociones como calidad de vida, bienestar general, buena vida e incluso higiene psicologica o hygiology (Lent, 2004), asi como "Flujo" (Csikszentmihalyi, 2007), "Experiencia Optima" (Csikszentmihalyi & Csikszentmihalyi, 1998) y, mas recientemente, "Autentica Felicidad" (Seligman, 2003).
Super (1955) identified this focus as hygiology, from the Greek goddess Hygieia who was the protector of mental and physical health.
The fourth principle suggests that the person who sits before us is a capable, strong person who is currently experiencing a difficulty, an approach that Super (1955) referred to as a focus on hygiology or health.