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Differential reinforcement of incompatible behavior (DRI)

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A form of differential reinforcement in which a behavior that is incompatible with an unwanted behavior is systematically reinforced.

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Differential reinforcement of zero responding (DR0)

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A form of differential reinforcement in which reinforcement is contingent on the complete absence of a behavior for a period of time. Also called differential reinforcement of other behavior because some other behavior is necessarily reinforced.

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Negative punishment

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Penalty training. A punishment procedure in which a behavior is followed by the removal of, or a decrease in the intensity of, a stimulus. Also called type 2 punishment or penalty training. Type 2 punishment

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Positive punishment

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A punishment procedure in which a behavior is followed by the presentation of, or an increase in the intensity of, a stimulus. Also called type 1 punishment. Type 1 punishment

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Punisher

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Any consequence of a behavior that decreases the strength of that behavior. (Cā€™. reinforcer.)

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Punishment

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The procedure of providing consequences for a behavior that reduce the strength of that behavior. (See positive punishment and negative punishment; Cā€™. reinforcement.)

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Response prevention

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The procedure of altering the environment to prevent unwanted behavior from occurring.