SECONDARY REWARD By N., Sam M.S. - 45 Positive reinforcement associated with fulfillment of a biological need. Signals which correlate with a primary reward. SECONDARY REWARD: "The secondary reward may play a larger role in animal training than was previously considered." Related Psychology Terms REINFORCEMENT (Reward and Punishment) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) CHILD PSYCHIATRY LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) Selecting a Diagnosis MENTAL RETARDATION (PREVENTION, CARE, AND TREATMENT) Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams ANIMAL BEHAVIOR APRAXIA (literally, “inability to act or do”) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SECONDARY REWARD," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/secondary-reward/ (accessed August 13, 2022).