Meaning of “behaviour therapy” in the English Dictionary

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"behaviour therapy" in British English

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behaviour therapynoun [ U ]

UK specialized US behavior therapy uk /bɪˈheɪ.vjə ˌθer.ə.pi/ us /bɪˈheɪ.vjɚ ˌθer.ə.pi/ also behavioural therapy

in psychology (= the study of the human mind), a form of treatment that tries to change someone's behaviour rather than treat the cause of it

(Definition of “behaviour therapy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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