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Emotional and behavioural disturbances would also be noted. Know Your Own Mind (1991)The human rearing of captive animals is frowned upon because it can cause behavioural and breeding problems. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Our behavioural expert could bring harmony to your home. The Sun (2006)Many suffer from behavioural and emotional problems. The Sun (2010)It was also frankly a failing school before with little motivation and many behavioural problems. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It says that a lack of bonding causes behavioural and other problems. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Has a behavioural problem at school or at home. Times, Sunday Times (2008) Experts teach behavioural techniques to couples who risk slipping into the trap of taking each other for granted. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This is usually because of a more rigid thinking style and difficulties in reading and understanding behavioural and emotional cues. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You should contact your vet and seek a referral to a neurologist or vet who is an expert in behavioural medicine. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He has suffered life-long behavioural and emotional difficulties. The Sun (2007)These include physical illness, learning disabilities and behavioural problems. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Any discrepancy between a puppy's early and adult environments can increase the risk of behavioural problems. Times, Sunday Times (2009)A behavioural expert hired by police added to the suspicions. The Sun (2008)Have you tried cognitive behavioural? Times, Sunday Times (2014)She considers that as a childhood behavioural expert who is also a parent, she has a foot rather usefully in either camp. Times, Sunday Times (2010) Cognitive and behavioural gains came next, but mastering social skills was a long, difficult process. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Emotional and behavioural problems include aggressive behaviour, irritability, and learning difficulties. Alternative Health Care for Children (1989)
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Translations for 'behavioural'
British English: behavioural ADJECTIVE
Behavioural means relating to the behaviour of a person or animal, or to the study of their behaviour.
...emotional and behavioural problems.
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