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Topics for Tuesday J - alcohol in the brain Offset of US is declining levels of alcohol in the brain Solomon-Corbit Model of Addiction A model of

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Click to edit Master subtitle style 2/19/11 Topics for Tuesday, January 25   Solomon-Corbit Model of Addiction     A Model of Emotional Behavior Habituation to Onset of the US Sensitization to Offset of the US Examples:  Alcohol, Cocaine, Heroin, Romance, Chocolate, Cars
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2/19/11 Onset and Offset of US
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2/19/11 Feelings – Trial 1 
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2/19/11 Feelings – Trial 1 Within-trials habituation:  Decrease in the  intensity of “A” as a function of time  since the onset of the US. Contrast after-effect:  “B”, the emotional  response that follows the offset of the 
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2/19/11 Feelings – Trial 100
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2/19/11 Feelings – Trial 100 Between-trials habituation:  Decrease in  the intensity of “A” as a function of  repeated experiences with the onset of  the US. Sensitization of contrast after-effect:  
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Click to edit Master subtitle style 2/19/11 Feelings Trials 1 and 100
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2/19/11 US is Alcohol Onset of US is rising levels of 
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Unformatted text preview: alcohol in the brain. Offset of US is declining levels of alcohol in the brain. 2/19/11 Solomon-Corbit Model of Addiction A model of drug addiction based on: Habituation of euphoric or pleasurable reaction to the onset of the drug’s effects Sensitization of dysphoric or unpleasant 2/19/11 On Trial 100, removing the US, that gives so little pleasure, should not result in such misery. That is, losing something that was nothing should be easy to take . . . a non-event. 2/19/11 But, Other Examples of Withdrawal-Like Symptoms Romantic relationships Chocolate ice cream Keys to the car 2/19/11 Next Lecture The same patterns are also observed when the US is aversive, rather than appetitive. How to account for the changes in feelings, using an opponent-process...
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This note was uploaded on 02/18/2011 for the course PSYCHLOGY 830 taught by Professor Jacobs during the Spring '09 term at Rutgers.

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