SOCIAL SKILLS TRAINING (SST) 1 By N., Sam M.S. - 27 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 Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY CHILD PSYCHIATRY MENTAL RETARDATION (PREVENTION, CARE, AND TREATMENT) Diagnosis and Treatment Planning Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development SCHIZOPHRENIC REACTIONS (THERAPY) SOCIAL CLASS (Social Stratification) SOCIAL NORM (Group Norms) LEGAL PSYCHOLOGY (Forensic Psychology) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SOCIAL SKILLS TRAINING (SST) 1," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-skills-training-sst-1/ (accessed June 29, 2022).