Escape from the demands of a difficult task or relief from an undesirable situation are types of negative reinforcement
for a social behavior.
A negative reprimand, on the other hand, might seem like negative reinforcement
, but it could have positive consequences upon the student's behavior.
Worse yet is that subjecting employees to sustained negative reinforcement
has more long-term damaging affects than the occasional outbursts or over-reactive responses.
College women may be driven by associated positive and negative reinforcement
in their behaviors and attitudes, particularly as these actions and feelings relate to the risk of eating disorders.
Despite all of the evidence that positive rather than negative reinforcement
is more effective at eliciting changes in behaviour, the UK Government has sought to tackle anti-social behaviour through a punitive approach.
The prevention focus has been associated with negative reinforcement
because these individuals are in a state of vigilance to assure safety from aversive stimuli in attempts to reach their desired end state.
We can't change the motives of our employees, but through positive or negative reinforcement
, their actions can be affected.
, as a regular diet, is extremely counterproductive, he adds.
Real-time negative reinforcement
taught you right now that hot objects cause pain.
When employees have been properly trained and the conditions are such that the work can be done correctly, this type of negative reinforcement
We can be lured into using negative reinforcement
as a coaching technique - if my team is not winning, then I need to yell louder.
The caregiver might consider establishing a program of positive and negative reinforcement
for the angry elder, i.