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    Impulse control

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    Im.pulse / con.trol n.noun Impulse control is a person’s ability to abstain from instant gratification that my hinder their quality of life. People who lack the ability to control are considered to be at high-risk. Those who are deemed as, ‘at high-risk individuals,’ are subject to negative lifestyle choices, such as drug abuse and self-harm.…

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    Individual therapy

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    / in·di·vid·u·al ther·a·py / ‘indəˈvij(o͞o)əl therəpē Individual therapy (sometimes called “psychotherapy” or “counseling”) is a process through which students work one-on-one with a trained therapist—in a safe, caring, and confidential environment—to explore their feelings, beliefs, or behaviors, work through challenging or influential memories, identify aspects of their lives that they would like to change, better…

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    Individualized treatment

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    in·di·vid·u·al·ized/ /treat·ment n.noun Individualized treatment is the treatment that specifically treats and nurtures and individual’s psychological and emotional needs. Individualized treatment incorporates physical, psychological, emotional, developmental, familial, social and cultural factors. Every student is treated as a unique individual with treatment plans tailored to the individual’s specific needs and problems. In an individualized treatment program,…

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    Interpersonal relationships

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    in·ter·per·son·al/ /re·la·tion·ships n.noun Close relationships are sometimes called interpersonal relationships. The closest relationships typically consist of an individual’s relationship with close friends and family members. Since interpersonal relationships are the strongest and closest bond a person can share, they require constant nurturing and effort to maintain. Much like a living, breathing organism, interpersonal relationships have…

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