Phil for Humanity states that there are three types of behavior patterns people exhibit when interacting with others: passive, aggressive and assertive. Ron Kurtus' School for Champions describes emotional behavior, bad ... More »

Some different kinds of behavior include passive-aggressive, appropriate, inappropriate and maladaptive behavior. Psychologists and other health professionals use the terms to understand and explain social and individual... More » World View Social Sciences Psychology

Normal behavior is behavior that is average and not out of the ordinary, while abnormal behavior is different from the majority of society, according to Psychology Today. There is a wide range of behaviors that are norma... More »

Psychologists group abnormal behavior into two main categories: atypical behavior that is not necessarily harmful to oneself or others and maladaptive behavior that is potentially harmful. Some types of behaviors are bot... More »

Some types of behavior outlined in psychology include appropriate behavior, inappropriate behavior, and maladaptive or emotional behavior. Other types of behavior may exist in excess or in deficit. Behavior can also be c... More »

One good way of dealing with passive aggressive people is to set and enforce definite consequences for their behavior. Another way to deal with passive aggressive people is to avoid engaging in styles of behavior or comm... More »

Primary deviance refers to behavior inconsistent with societal norms and standards that people perform for short periods of time. Primary deviance appears in societies around the world, and expresses as minor violations.... More »