behaviour therapy

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behaviour therapy

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(Psychology) any of various means of treating psychological disorders, such as desensitization, aversion therapy, and instrumental conditioning, that depend on the patient systematically learning new modes of behaviour
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The study found that clinical animal behaviourists should focus on helping dog owners to feel confident in the effectiveness of the behaviour modification techniques that they recommend and, in their ability, to actually use them successfully.
Expert psychologists and analysts conducted various lectures for behaviour modification, he added.
Moreover, she said as an educator I can help parents choose other methods for behaviour modification such as time out strategy or can use positive reinforcements such as a reward for good behaviour.

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