DISHABITUATION By N., Sam M.S. - 44 The reapperarance or enhancement of a habitual response due to new stimulus. Compare habituation. DISHABITUATION: "In dishabituation a response that was post reappears." Related Psychology Terms HABIT HEAD INJURY (CHRONIC TRAUMATIC DISORDERS) REACTION TIME (Response Latency) STIMULUS (literally “goad”) DRUG ADDICTION REINFORCEMENT (Reward and Punishment) LAW OF CONTIGUITY MENTAL RETARDATION (CAUSES) STIMULUS-STIMULUS ASSOCIATION (S-S Association, Sensory-Sensory Association) AVOIDANCE LEARNING Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "DISHABITUATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/dishabituation/ (accessed December 8, 2022).