case: a general term for a person being treated or helped. It is also used to mean the entire accumulation of upsets, pain, failures, etc., residing in a preclears reactive mind.
case gains: the improvements and resurgences a person experiences from auditing; any case betterment according to the preclear.
Case Supervisor: a highly trained auditor who is also trained in the technology of supervising auditing. The Case Supervisor reviews all auditing sessions done by auditors under his charge. His purpose is to see that the technology is standardly applied for the greatest possible benefit for the preclear. See Chapter 14.
CCHR: abbreviation for Citizens Commission on Human Rights. See Chapter 29.
Claims Verification Board: an official group within the Church of Scientology which facilitates refund requests.
Clay Table Processing: a particular process used in certain types of auditing.
Clear: a highly desirable state for the individual, achieved through auditing, which was never attainable before Dianetics. A Clear is a person who no longer has his own reactive mind and therefore suffers none of the ill effects that the reactive mind can cause. The Clear has no engrams which, when restimulated, throw out the correctness of his computations by entering hidden and false data. See Chapter 13.
control: the ability to start, change and stop something. One is successful in his life to the degree that he can start or change or stop the things and people within his environment. For example, a driver who cannot exert control over a car by making it start, move about and stop when he wants it to is quite likely to have accidents. A person who can control a car, on the other hand, will be able to arrive where he intends to.
counter-effort: an effort of something or someone in a persons environment against that person.