CONTINGENCY REINFORCEMENT

with regard to behavior therapy, a method wherein strengthening, or advantage is rendered every time the wanted behavior is carried out- that being, the advantage is dependent upon the behavior.

CONTINGENCY REINFORCEMENT: "Contingency reinforcement is a major part of Pavlovian conditioning."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CONTINGENCY REINFORCEMENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/contingency-reinforcement/ (accessed January 17, 2021).
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