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Synonyms for aggression

Synonyms for aggression

Synonyms for aggression

a disposition to behave aggressively

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a feeling of hostility that arouses thoughts of attack

violent action that is hostile and usually unprovoked

the act of initiating hostilities

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The short scenario described the aggressive behavior of one teammate tackling his opponent during a championship game.
If you are challenged by your dog's aggressive behavior, I strongly urge you to seek the assistance of a qualified force-free behavior professional who can help you create and implement an appropriate behavior management and modification program.
The purpose of this study was to develop and implement an educational program for nurses working in non-psychiatric settings to learn de-escalation techniques for safe intervention with patients demonstrating aggressive behavior.
[USA], Nov 12 ( ANI ): According to a recent study, young people with good family relationships are more likely to intervene when they witness bullying or other aggressive behavior at school and to step in if they see victims planning to retaliate.
Springer, a school psychologist, connects the principles of classroom behavior management and discipline to the best practices of positive psychology, to help teachers deal with children with aggressive and disruptive behavior and reduce the frequency and intensity of aggressive behavior by using positive psychology practices with preventive systems and classic behavior management approaches like Multi-Tiered Systems of Support and Applied Behavior Analysis.
Procesos cognitivos y emocionales predictores de la conducta prosocial y agresiva: la empatia como factor modulador [Cognitive and emotional processes predictors of prosocial and aggressive behavior: empathy as a modulator factor].
The International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness (IFBB), meanwhile, announced that Magos faced a lifetime ban from the sport due to his 'disrespectful and aggressive behavior.'
These various kinds of violence or aggressive behavior can occur in almost any setting, from interpersonal relationships among friends to marriage or family situations through school situations and workplace situations.
Methods: Using a continuous sampling method, data from 75 male inpatients with a diagnosis of schizophrenia was collected at the psychiatric unit of Central South University Second Xiangya Hospital (Changsha, China) from August 2015 to February 2016.On the third day after hospitalization participants were given a general questionnaire as well as being assessed using the modified overt aggression scale (MOAS), historical clinical risk management-20 (HCR-20) questionnaire, hare psychopathic checklist-revised (PCL-R), and positive and negative syndrome scale (PANSS).Based on results of the MOAS participants were group into an 'aggressive behavior' group (39 cases) and 'non-aggressive behavior' group (36 cases).
Aggressive behavior in childhood is a subject that has gained attention in research conducted in Psychology and in other fields, broadening and intensifying related scientific discussions regarding this topic (see Borsa & Bandeira 2014a).
Failure to fulfill school tasks and obligations, negative peer relations, and lack of position and acceptance among classmates also affect the development of aggressive behavior in students [6,7].
Serotonin, a chemical in our bodies that helps balance moods, may be one solution for reducing aggressive behavior in chickens.
Aggressive behavior can be easily observed when unknown pigs are mixed into a group.