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Operant conditioning techniques, which include various shoot/don't shoot training methods, program into officers' behavior an automatic response to stimuli.
In contrast, the dog training program described here relates to psychology of learning class concepts extremely well; many of the operant conditioning principles and phenomena discussed by learning instructors are modeled and used by the students in the shelter setting.
The therapy uses operant conditioning, in which desired behavior is immediately reinforced through a rewarding stimulus.
The prevailing model for tobacco addiction is that nicotine from cigarettes rewards smoking and punishes abstinence, tapping into a motivational system of operant conditioning that requires no conscious awareness.
As this example shows, the value-altering effect makes operant conditioning possible because, by definition, consequences must have an effective behavioral function to change or maintain behavior.
The task of interpreting the traditional speech perception and production literature from a behavior analytic perspective is not as onerous as one might imagine, given that much of the research either incorporates relatively straightforward operant conditioning methods or methods that are amenable to an operant analysis.
Thrun, & Mitchell, 1993), and operant conditioning (e.
This includes operant conditioning and the principles of reinforcement of B.
Operant Conditioning uses an electric shock as the stimulus to decrease the likelihood of a particular behavior being repeated, such as a bird landing on a building.
It must be offset by desensitization and operant conditioning.
The MedCare Program is designed to mobilize and strengthen various sensory-response systems and is based on operant conditioning strategies whereby specific physiological responses are progressively shaped, strengthened and coordinated.
This lack of interest in classical conditioning accounts is probably due to the historical understanding of classical and operant conditioning as processes operating upon different types of phenomena.