behavioral behavioral  /bɪ ˈheɪv jə rəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to behavior

Usage(s):

  • The outcome is so reliable that behavioral geneticists now speak of the First Law of their field: that all behavioral traits are partly heritable.

News

  1. Auburn Behavioral Health Court offers trauma seminar

    The Auburn Behavioral Health Court will conduct a training session to teach the local community about the impact of trauma on an individual.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Auburn Citizen

  2. Behavioral Health Crisis Center Set For Valdosta

    A new Behavioral Health Crisis Center is being planned for Lowndes County as part of an effort to expand services around the state for those with mental health challenges.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WCTV Tallahassee

  3. Strategic Behavioral Health, LLC Acquires Peak Behavioral Services Hospital from Universal Health Services, Inc.

    MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Strategic Behavioral Health, LLC (SBH), a national behavioral healthcare provider of inpatient and outpatient services announced that effective May 20, 2013, ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "We applaud and encourage Isaiah's realization that he needs help and his subsequent choice to seek immediate treatment for his behavioral issues," Rhimes said.
    on Jan 24, 2007 By: Shonda Rhimes Source: Washington Post

  2. In a statement, Foley said,"I strongly believe that I'm an alcoholic and have accepted the need for immediate treatment for alcoholism and other behavioral problems."
    on Oct 2, 2006 By: Mark Foley Source: FOXNews

  3. Coates said D'Arcy could be a member of the Australian team for the 2012 Olympics in London - if he qualifies and meets "the behavioral standards expected of all Olympic athletes ......"
    on Mar 26, 2009 By: John Coates Source: International Herald Tribune

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