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antecedent control

 abehavioural measure in which the intervention occurs before the behaviour arises. Antecedentprocedures include education, attitude change and inducing or preventing behaviours bycontrolling the triggers which cause them to occur.

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Diagnostic andStatistical Manual (DSM)

amulti-axial manual used for theclassification, definition and description of mental healthdisorders.