behavior chain

be·hav·ior chain

related behaviors in a series in which each response serves as a stimulus for the next response.
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With these technologies, "you disrupt that behavior chain and learn new skills to make lifestyle changes to stop self-defeating patterns," said Lisa Marsch, director of the Center for Technology and Behavioral Health at Dartmouth University, which has conducted trials with Pear and other digital therapeutics firms.
De Waal presents the observations of tool making and transporting by wild chimpanzees, an admittedly complex behavior chain, with multiple heterogenous stimuli as well as responses, and the behavior chain is reified into a chimpanzee tool kit, in de Waal's view (pp.
If the action exercise simulation results in situation close to the goal one by its contents, there is formation of a link in the behavior chain under the condition of implicative solving rule [S.sub.mek] & [B.sub.j.sup.1] [right arrow] S', where the given record means that at perception of the current problem environment situation [S.sub.mek], action exercise [B.sub.j.sup.1] results in its transformation to the consequent situation [S'.sub.TeK].
Three common procedures that use EOs to increase speaker behavior are incidental teaching, behavior chain interruption strategy (BCIS), and brief motivational procedures with time delay (Ross et al., 2006; Schwartz, 1994).
With a restraint that does not entail those staff responses, we would contend that the restraint procedure does not provide an adaptive behavior chain for the functional reinforcer.
A second common tactic that uses establishing operations to increase speaker behavior is the behavior chain interruption strategy (BCIS).
Sometimes, ask her to "Wait" and reinforce this behavior at each location, so she doesn't develop an "up-off-up-off" behavior chain.
This result was replicated the next day when condition 2 was continued for ten minutes, in which we see evidence for a behavior chain of food manding, which if not met, was followed by aggression, which then resulted in food delivery.
All staff executed an individualized de-escalation procedure based on a behavior chain analysis of the SUBJECT 2's escalation cycle.
For best results, use backchaining for this exercise, meaning you'll teach the last piece of the behavior first, and build backward until you've completed the entire behavior chain. If you're going to teach your dog to lie down on a dog bed in your foyer, it would look like this:
It ensures that responding on a given question is not under the stimulus control of the preceding question (i.e., a behavior chain resulting from the question sequence learned over multiple presentations).

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