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The process when the brain converts a sequence of actions into automatic behavior is called chunking, and we rely on chunking to get us through the day, from brushing our teeth, to making our coffee, and to driving the car; these complex sequences of activity and thought have become automatic.
In the author's opinion, this new parasomnia cannot be so "quickie" dismissed and most likely is vastly underreported due to guilt, embarrassment, religion, morals and upbringing on the part of the patient and or partner but more importantly the sleep medicine professionals lack of investigation through a more detailed history regarding automatic behavior during the night including sexual acts.
Automatic Behavior C for example, when writing before falling asleep, the PWN may scribble rather than form words, but not remember the episode.
The entire module can temporarily be disabled in cases where others are driving the car and are not expecting the full automatic behavior.
Once in effect, the resulting culture insures automatic behavior.
Think about the rate at which people are texting nowadays, and most people sleep right next to (their phones), so if they wake up it's another automatic behavior.
Emotion-driven eating is an example of an automatic behavior that can be modified with this skill.
The challenge is to transform handwashing with soap from an abstract good idea into an automatic behavior performed in homes, schools, and communities worldwide.
Keywords: Response Latency, Preference Assessment, Automatic Behavior
In fact, this is what we often mean by skill: The user has learned to substitute automatic behavior for the slow and consciously controlled behavior typical of beginners.
About 50% of narcoleptics experience automatic behavior.
Thus, certain factors, such as reinforcing drug effects, conditioning processes, automatic behavior, and stress, may influence the development of dependence on both drugs.

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