BEHAVIOR CONTROL

n. the exercise of influence and authority over human behavior. For instance, undesirable behavior can be redirected through psychological manipulation in the form of...

NONCONTINGENT REINFORCEMENT

the procedure or scenarios wherein a stimulant recognized to be effective as a supporter existed independently of any specific behaviors. Because predicaments might develop...

DYSFUNCTION

Any disturbance, deficiency or impairment of function or behaviour.

STANDARDIZATION GROUP

a sample group to establish the norms for the population it is representing. It is also known as standardization sample. done by doing the...

CONTINUOUS REINFORCEMENT (CRF)

in operant and instrumental conditioning, the strengthener of each reaction.

RESPONSE SUPPRESSION

Lessening in the probability of a response owing to an experimental process.

DISORDER

A group of systems that can involve abnormal behaviour, intense or persistent stress or the disruption of a function. See mental disorder.

NEGATIVE EMOTION

is usually an unpleasant or unhappy emotion which is evoked in individuals to express a negative affect towards an event or person.

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