behavior modification definition

  • noun:
    • The use of basic mastering practices, particularly fitness, biofeedback, support, or aversion therapy, to alter individual behavior.
    • See behavior therapy.
    • psychotherapy that seeks to extinguish or restrict abnormal or maladaptive behavior by reinforcing desired behavior and extinguishing unwanted behavior

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