Unformatted text preview: want to get rid of the behavior or phobia continually present cs w/o the ucs causes the response to get weaker until the response disappears – problem spontaneous recover: sometimes response comes back but weaker than first response (have to constantly repeat to fully extinguish response) Stimulus Discrimination: with proper training gain the ability to distinguish between different stimulus ex: dog can discriminate btw. time and specific noise (it can distinguish what time and noise a cupboard will open for food) Stimulus Generalization: response is generalized to other stimuli ex: fear of one bridge will generalize to other bridges...
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This note was uploaded on 01/31/2011 for the course PSYCH 100 taught by Professor Murnane during the Spring '08 term at Maryland.
- Spring '08