SOCIAL SKILLS TRAINING (SST) 1 By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 1. These are the techniques used to teach the effective social interaction in set situations. 2. Individual or group therapy to help people overcome social inhibitions. Commonly known as SST SOCIAL SKILLS TRAINING (SST) 1: "Social skills training uses many different techniques including behaviour rehearsal and assertiveness training." Related Psychology Terms SOCIAL INTERACTION RATIONAL EMOTIVE BEHAVIOR THERAPY (REBT) ATTENTION-CONTROL TRAINING (ACT) BEHAVIORAL GROUP THERAPY BEHAVIORAL GROUP THERAPY ANGER MANAGEMENT FAMILY GROUP PSYCHOTHERAPY TRANSACTION SOCIAL NORMS SOCIAL LEARNING Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SOCIAL SKILLS TRAINING (SST) 1," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-skills-training-sst-1/ (accessed February 26, 2021).