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socialization

 [so″shal-ĭ-za´shun]
the process by which society integrates the individual, and the individual learns to behave in socially acceptable ways.
anticipatory socialization the learning of expectations for a role prior to placement in a new situation where the role should be assumed.

so·cial·i·za·tion

(sō'shăl-i-zā'shŭn),
1. The process of learning attitudes and interpersonal and interactional skills that are in conformity with the values of one's society.
2. In a group therapy setting, a way of learning to participate effectively in the group.
[L. socius, partner, companion]

so·cial·i·za·tion

(sō'shăl-ī-zā'shŭn)
1. The process of learning attitudes and interpersonal and interactional skills that are in conformity with the values of one's society.
2. In a group therapy setting, a way of learning to participate effectively in the group.
[L. socius, partner, companion]

Socialization

Process by which new members of a social group are integrated in the group.
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Patient discussion about socialization

Q. how to treat my social phobia?

A. there is a protocol for treating any kinds of phobias. it requires time and a psychologist. it's consisted of learning relaxation methods and doing everything in small steps until you can handle your phobia.

Q. Social Anxiety I have found myself wondering more and more about social anxiety. My partner seemed to develop social anxiety around the same time she was diagnosed bipolar. i am wondering how many of you also suffer from soical anxiety and if you feel it is a result of bipolar disorder (perhaps personal knowledge of the possible behaviours associated with the illness) or if it is a seperate and unrelated symptom?

A. hi,
social anxiety disorder is best defeated by groups like
the Toastmasters International or the dale carnegie course.
The nwork without drugs
David

Q. I am a social drinker and not an alcoholic. I am a social drinker and not an alcoholic. I had mild drink while being in college. I drink occasionally but get hit by these symptoms. Last night I only had rum & coke and a bottle of cider, and today I'm ill again. I mean, I know people get hangovers, but it seems like alcohol has a dramatic effect on my immune system.

A. Everyones system is different--YOUR body is telling you something?--maybe you shouldnt drink any more?----mrfoot56

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Research has been conducted in several disciplines to investigate the importance of anticipatory socialization among students.
(2003) emphasized that anticipatory socialization in accounting had a lasting effect, even during negative publicity of the accounting profession.
High CAs have traditionally suffered beginning with the anticipatory socialization period.
Regardless of how they began their process of occupational socialization, in providing themselves with time to think things through, and to learn to identify with the norms, values and beliefs of the dancing subculture prior to entering it, these women were engaging in a form of role rehearsal and anticipatory socialization. Such efforts provided them with the opportunity to prepare themselves for the eventual reality of their new status, thereby easing the difficulties associated with the transition.
For the women interviewed, these factors played a significant role in their anticipatory socialization process and their movement in the direction of exotic dancing.
Anticipatory socialization processes were entered on the first step; graduate expectations of organization were entered on the second step; organizational encounter processes experienced by graduates were entered on the third step and graduate change and acquisition processes were entered on the fourth step.
The nature of the influence of specific anticipatory socialization processes on the nature of the psychological contract was not addressed in this study sufficiently.
A summary measure of these personal characteristics and experiences produces an integrative concept that, by design, is broader in scope than an individual trait but narrower than anticipatory socialization. As mentioned,anticipatory socialization focuses on occupations; commitment propensity, in contrast, focuses on the organization.
Commitment propensity and anticipatory socialization are similar but distinctive concepts.
This observation is in line with the theory of anticipatory socialization (Deacon and Firebaugh 1981), which states that certain skills and attitudes acquired today will only be useful for financial decision making in the more distant future.
In addition, the effect of elements related to anticipatory socialization that take place at a very early age, such as delay of gratification, is not sufficiently accounted for in existing programs either.
Anticipatory socialization occurs during graduate school, where individuals learn attitudes, actions, and values about the faculty group in their discipline and the profession at large.