BEHAVIORAL CONTRACT By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 The agreement between a client and therapist where the client promises to carry out behaviour between sessions and during sessions. See contract- contingency contract. BEHAVIORAL CONTRACT: "Joe's behavioural contract was being adhered to." Related Psychology Terms BEHAVIORAL CONTRACT CONTRACT PLAN GROUND RULES SUPPORTIVENESS INTERVENTION QUID PRO QUO PRIMARY EMPATHY NO-SUICIDE CONTRACT RELATIONSHIP THERAPY SPONTANEITY TRAINING Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BEHAVIORAL CONTRACT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/behavioral-contract-2/ (accessed September 23, 2021).