Behavioural And Social Cognitive Approaches


Behavioural And Social Cognitive Approaches To Forming Habits  

Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper analyzing the formation of habits using behavioral and social/cognitive approaches. The word count should not exceed 1450 words or a 10% deduction will be taken. Your paper should cover the following areas:

  • Analyze one of your habits. How did you develop this habit? Were there role models for this habit? Which people influenced the adoption of this habit?
  • Why do you continue it? Has there been a time when you have attempted to break this habit?
  • Use the behavioral personality theory to explain why you have this habit.
  • Describe components of social/cognitive theory that explain why the habit formed. Use references and citations to support your assertions.
  • Develop a plan that applies operant conditioning to change this habit.
  • Between the behavioral and social/cognitive theories, which one do you find best explains your personality?
  • Include an introduction and conclusion in your paper.

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

Provide 3 to 4 references.

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