Behavioral Modification Therapy
Conditions Treated

Many techniques in this therapy are specific techniques aimed at specific issues. There is strong and consistent evidence that behavioral treatments are effective for treating mental health issues such as depression, OCD, anxiety disorders, and ADHD, as well as intimacy in couples relationships, forgiveness in couples, chronic pain, stress related Behavior problems of being an adult child of an alcoholic, anorexia, chronic distress, substance abuse behavior modification therapy programs form the core of many residential treatment facility programs.

They have shown success in reducing recidivism for adolescents with conduct problems and adult offenders. One area that has repeatedly shown effectiveness has been the work of behaviorists working in the area of community reinforcement for addictions.