Behavior modification

Behavior modification,

Definition of Behavior modification:

  1. Another term for behavior therapy.

  2. Treatment for disorders and problems including attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, anxiety disorders and phobias (among others) which is based on replacing undesirable behaviors with desirable behaviors using either positive or negative reinforcement.

  3. The alteration of behavioral patterns through the use of such learning techniques as biofeedback and positive or negative reinforcement.

How to use Behavior modification in a sentence?

  1. Perhaps more important, understanding the biological roots of violence may enable doctors to intervene with drugs, behavior modification or other techniques to try to offset a persons violent tendencies.

Meaning of Behavior modification & Behavior modification Definition