Behaviourist Approach

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  • Created on: 20-05-13 12:03
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  • Behaviourist Approach
    • 2 Assumptions
      • Operant Conditioning
        • Performing a behaviour based on the consequence
        • 'Skinner Box'
      • Classical Conditioning
        • Associating something new with something that causes a natual response
        • Little Albert
    • Theory
      • SLT
        • Learning from the environment
        • Takes mental thought pocesses into account
        • Vicarious Reinforcement
          • Learning through others consequences
        • Bandura's Bobo Doll
          • Aggression in children
            • SLT
              • Learning from the environment
              • Takes mental thought pocesses into account
              • Vicarious Reinforcement
                • Learning through others consequences
              • Bandura's Bobo Doll
                • Aggression in children
      • Application
        • Aversion Therapy
          • It is behaviourist therapy
            • People learning from the environment
            • People's behaviour can be alteres by associating 2 stimuli
          • It AIMS to treat the behaviour itself rather than the actual mental process of it
          • Maintains scientific nature
          • Works using features of classical conditioning
      • 2 Strengths
      • 2 Weaknesses
      • Methodology

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