COVERT EXTINCTION

a covert conditioning process wherein the patient initially visualizes engaging in an undesired action and subsequently visualizes not being praised for such or to attain support of their actions.

COVERT EXTINCTION: "Covert extinction can help reduced unfavorable behavior and compulsions."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "COVERT EXTINCTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/covert-extinction/ (accessed February 24, 2021).
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