REVERSAL SHIFT By N., Pam M.S. - April 28, 2013 Discriminating between two opposing options, an inversion of contingencies in comparison to an immediately antecedent set. Compare with: nonreversal set. REVERSAL SHIFT: "Reversal shift occurs when one response is correct initially, then incorrect later in the training." Related Psychology Terms REVERSAL LEARNING ANTECEDENT DENYING THE ANTECEDENT DUNNETT'S MULTIPLE COMPARISON TEST PSYCHOLOGICAL WARFARE SITUATIONAL HOMOSEXUALITY FUNCTIONAL ANALYSIS SOCIAL COMPARISON THEORY REVERSE ANOREXIA REINFORCEMENT SURVEY SCHEDULE Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "REVERSAL SHIFT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/reversal-shift/ (accessed October 27, 2020).