- Behavior modification
the direct changing of unwanted behavior by means of biofeedback or conditioning. Historical Examples When You Don’t Know Where to Turn Steven J. Bartlett When You Don’t Know Where to Turn Steven J. Bartlett When You Don’t Know Where to Turn Steven J. Bartlett When You Don’t Know Where to Turn Steven J. Bartlett behavior […]
- Behavior pattern
a recurrent way of acting by an individual or group toward a given object or in a given situation. Contemporary Examples John Edwards’ Other Women Diane Dimond March 15, 2010 Historical Examples Deadly City Paul W. Fairman
- Behavior therapy
a form of therapy emphasizing the correction of a person’s undesirable behavior through Pavlovian conditioning, aversive therapy, or similar learning techniques. behavior therapist n.
manner of behaving or acting. Psychology, Animal Behavior. observable activity in a human or animal. the aggregate of responses to internal and external stimuli. a stereotyped, species-specific activity, as a courtship dance or startle reflex. Often, behaviors. a behavior pattern. the action or reaction of any material under given circumstances: the behavior of tin under […]