Behavioural Therapy

Behavioural Therapy - Domestic violence is defined as...

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Behavioural Therapy Behavioural Therapy is effective for individuals who require treatment for some sort of behaviour change, such as addictions, phobias and anxiety disorders. Based on the principle that behaviour is learnt, and can therefore be unlearnt, or reconditioned, Behavioural Therapy concentrates on the 'here and now' without focusing on the past to find a reason for the behaviour.
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Unformatted text preview: Domestic violence is defined as intentional controlling or violent behavior by a person who is or was in an intimate relationship with the victim. The controlling behavior may include physical abuse, sexual assault, emotional abuse, economic control, and/or social isolation of the victim....
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This note was uploaded on 04/13/2011 for the course SWRK 223 taught by Professor Goldman during the Spring '11 term at McGill.

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