AUTONOMIC LEARNING By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 a type of learning whereby the goal is to change actions in the autonomic nervous system - such as heart rate or blood pressure. See also conditioned response. AUTONOMIC LEARNING: "Autonomic learning may occur through biofeedback, which aims to control the autonomic response." Related Psychology Terms AUTONOMIC HYPERACTIVITY BARORECEPTOR AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM (ANS) GANGLIONIC BLOCKING AGENTS LEARNED AUTONOMIC CONTROL ARTERIOLE REACTION AUTONOMIC REACTIVITY BLOOD PRESSURE AUTONOMIC CONDITIONING CARDIOVASCULAR REACTIVITY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AUTONOMIC LEARNING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/autonomic-learning/ (accessed October 17, 2019).