n. a detailed concept of the required behavior or the desired behavior pattern. This conceptualization includes a systematic description of psychological disorders as noted, based on overt behaviors which have been observed. Compare medical model.

BEHAVIORAL MODEL: "A behavioral model clearly illustrates behavior patterns which need to be corrected or improved."
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