Therapy notes

Travis Knowlton LCSW
2 min readOct 24, 2021

Labeling theory

-Labeling Theory explains how the identity and behavior of people are influenced by how society has classified them.

In the so illogical sense, this usually applied to deviance. If society labels a person a criminal then they are more likely to carry on that assumption and complete criminal behavior.

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Travis Knowlton LCSW

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