PSYB45H3 Introduction to Behaviour Modification

An introduction to behaviour modification, focusing on attempts to regulate human behaviour. Basic principles and procedures of behaviour change are examined, including their application across different domains and populations. Topics include operant and respondent conditioning; reinforcement; extinction; punishment; behavioural data; ethics; and using behaviourally-based approaches (e.g., CBT) to treat psychopathology.

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Social & Behavioural Sciences