SPECIFICITY OF BEHAVIOR By N., Sam M.S. - 39 1. Certain behaviour is brought about by certain stimuli. 2. The fixed pattern of behaviour in a situation. SPECIFICITY OF BEHAVIOR: "In specificity of behaviour we will always the act the same way in similar situations." Related Psychology Terms Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams ANTISOCIAL REACTION HABIT SOCIAL NORM (Group Norms) SEXUAL DEVIATIONS (GENERAL) Counselor and Client Safety ROSENZWEIG PICTURE-FRUSTRATION STUDY (P-F) ACT PSYCHOLOGY STIMULUS (literally “goad”) OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SPECIFICITY OF BEHAVIOR," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/specificity-of-behavior/ (accessed October 1, 2022).