Behavior Therapy - Aversion Therapy: Associate a strong...

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Behavior Therapy Use of learning principles to make constructive changes in behavior Behavior Modification: Using any classical or operant conditioning principles to directly change human behavior Deep insight is often not necessary Focus on the present Cannot change the past, and no reason to alter that which has yet to occur Aversion Therapy Conditioned Aversion: Learned dislike or negative emotional response to a stimulus
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Unformatted text preview: Aversion Therapy: Associate a strong aversion to an undesirable habit like smoking, overeating, drinking alcohol, or gambling Rapid Smoking: Prolonged smoking at a forced pace Designed to cause aversion to smoking Response-Contingent Consequences Reinforcement, punishment, or other consequences that are applied only when a certain response is made...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course PSYCHOLOGY ps 101 taught by Professor - during the Spring '10 term at Montgomery.

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