CUE EXPOSURE

a behavior therapy method wherein a patient is subjected to stimulants that elicit cravings for substances that are generally not good for the patient....

BEHAVIOR THERAPY

in psychotherapy, refers to a broad method which combines both the psychological and behavior analytical aspects of therapy. In particular, it applies principles such...

STIMULANTS

Stimulants are agents which results in functional activity either in human or animals. Stimulants are generally categorized according to the body system or function...

FRAMING

the process of defining the context or issues that surround a problem or event in a way that serves to influence how the context...

TOLERANCE

noun. 1. a condition, stemming from continual utilization of a drug, marked by a significant lessened impact with regular use of the same dosage...

SOCIAL FACTORS

These are the factors that affect our thought and behaviour in social situations. This includes feedback, splitting into smaller groups and unresolved conflict. Social...

DESCRIPTIVE NORMS

The socially determined standards or morms describing how people react , feel and think in any given situation. Compare injunctive norms.

SOCIAL IDENTITY

1. These are the personal qualities that a person has and displays to others consistently that they part of your essential self. The public...

BEHAVIOR THEORY

n. an attempt to explain behavior through generally-accepted principles. The initial assumption is that behavior can be explained and further described using behavioral theories....

DYADIC RELATIONSHIP

1. A committed 2 person relationship. 2. Relationship between therapist and client.

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