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be·hav·ior ther·a·py

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. behavior therapy, behavior modification(noun)

    psychotherapy that seeks to extinguish or inhibit abnormal or maladaptive behavior by reinforcing desired behavior and extinguishing undesired behavior

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Behavior Therapy

    The application of modern theories of learning and conditioning in the treatment of behavior disorders.

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How to say behavior therapy in sign language?

  1. behaviortherapy

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    The numerical value of behavior therapy in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of behavior therapy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of behavior therapy in a Sentence

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    If you have a mood or anxiety disorder, many excellent treatments are available; the most efficacious is some form of cognitive-behavior therapy with or without medication.

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  • Поведенческая терапияRussian

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