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(p. 114) Session 6: More on Acquisition 

(p. 114) Session 6: More on Acquisition
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(p. 114) Session 6: More on Acquisition
Author(s):

Jordana Muroff

, Patty Underwood

, and Gail Steketee

DOI:
10.1093/med:psych/9780199340965.003.0009
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date: 09 December 2019

Group members discuss how acquiring behavior is reinforced and do a functional analysis of an acquiring episode for some members. Clients learn to generate questions they can use to help them decide whether to acquire and to develop personal rules to help them limit their acquiring. The group identifies pleasurable alternative activities that can replace the enjoyment they get from acquiring. Case vignettes illustrate group activities.

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