PEAK PROCEDURE

a procedure, utilized in behavioral analyses, wherein repetitions of a fixed-interval schedule of reinforcement are intermittent along periods, generally two or three times as long as the fixed interval, wherein reinforcement is excluded.

PEAK PROCEDURE: "I'd like to start today's class by requesting that everyone look up a study wherein peak procedure methods were used."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PEAK PROCEDURE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/peak-procedure/ (accessed November 17, 2020).
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