FORWARD CONDITIONING By Nugent, Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 Pavlovian conditioning. the pairing of 2 stimuli that are presented before the unconditioned stimulus. Also called forward pairing. Compare backward conditioning. FORWARD CONDITIONING: "Forward conditioning is part of Pavlovian conditioning." Related Psychology Terms BACKWARD CONDITIONING SENSORY PRECONDITIONING SECOND-ORDER CONDITIONING EXCITATORY CONDITIONING DELAY CONDITIONING SIMULTANEOUS CONDITIONING APPETITIVE CONDITIONING LATENT INHIBITION RANDOM CONTROL TEMPORAL CONDITIONING Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "FORWARD CONDITIONING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/forward-conditioning/ (accessed June 26, 2017).