Definitions for "Negative reinforcement"
A procedure where a an aversive stimulus event or object is removed contingently upon a response, usually immediately following the response, resulting in the likelihood that the response will be strengthened or maintained. This is a level III procedure.
The strengthening of a tendency to exhibit desired behaviour by rewarding responses in that situation with the removal of an aversive stimulus.
The increase in the probability of a behavior being repeated through the removal of an aversive stimulus. go to glossary index
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