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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.
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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]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

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]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

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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Such information delivery of socialization content is highly influenced by the process of individual development, value transmission, and personality, as well as the role of each individual within the community.
Besides the age, the level of education could also be the base in arranging socialization strategy (Tierney, 1997).
Vital Role of Head Teachers in Teacher Professional Socialization
According to Danziger (1971), teacher profession al socialization is a long-term, complicated, communicative development whereby the individual teacher gradually and candidly adapts to the norms, values and practices of teaching profession over a period of time, particularly the institutions where they work.
Early socialization is largely about teaching a puppy the world is a safe and wonderful place; the benefits will be lifelong!
Effect of Organization Socialization Tactics on Organizational Outcomes
The Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scale for Socialization, one of the tests commonly used to measure real-world functional abilities, showed some improvement after 12 weeks of cord blood treatment over the placebo.
Unpublished manuscript.) proposed the Emotions as a Child Scales Inventory (EAC) that includes the Emotion Socialization Scale (ESS).
The questions to what extent and how socialization values change over time along with the societal changes started to attract the researchers' attention during the last decades (Boehnke 2001, Kagitcibasi and Ataca 2005, Lin & Fu 1990, Keller et al.
Although institutionalized socialization is often employed by organizations to encourage conformity, Ashforth and Saks (1996) stated that institutionalized socialization can also be used to foster innovation.