The strengthening of a conditioned response.
A schedule prescribing when the subject is to be reinforced or rewarded in terms of temporal interval in psychological experiments. The schedule may be continuous or intermittent.
The branch of psychology concerned with psychological methods of recognizing and treating behavior disorders.
The study of normal and abnormal behavior of children.
The science dealing with the study of mental processes and behavior in man and animals.
Family in the order COLUMBIFORMES, comprised of pigeons or doves. They are BIRDS with short legs, stout bodies, small heads, and slender bills. Some sources call the smaller species doves and the larger pigeons, but the names are interchangeable.
Learning situations in which the sequence responses of the subject are instrumental in producing reinforcement. When the correct response occurs, which involves the selection from among a repertoire of responses, the subject is immediately reinforced.
The strengthening of a response with a social reward such as a nod of approval, a parent's love or attention.
The branch of psychology concerned with the effects of group membership upon the behavior, attitudes, and beliefs of an individual.
A practice whereby tokens representing money, toys, candy, etc., are given as secondary reinforcers contingent upon certain desired behaviors or performances.
Use of word stimulus to strengthen a response during learning.
Animal searching behavior. The variable introductory phase of an instinctive behavior pattern or sequence, e.g., looking for food, or sequential courtship patterns prior to mating.
The act of making a selection among two or more alternatives, usually after a period of deliberation.
The procedure of presenting the conditioned stimulus without REINFORCEMENT to an organism previously conditioned. It refers also to the diminution of a conditioned response resulting from this procedure.
Learning that is manifested in the ability to respond differentially to various stimuli.
The branch of psychology which seeks to learn more about the fundamental causes of behavior by studying various psychologic phenomena in controlled experimental situations.
Those factors which cause an organism to behave or act in either a goal-seeking or satisfying manner. They may be influenced by physiological drives or by external stimuli.
Principles applied to the analysis and explanation of psychological or behavioral phenomena.
The application of modern theories of learning and conditioning in the treatment of behavior disorders.
Usually refers to the use of mathematical models in the prediction of learning to perform tasks based on the theory of probability applied to responses; it may also refer to the frequency of occurrence of the responses observed in the particular study.
The branch of psychology concerned with similarities or differences in the behavior of different animal species or of different races or peoples.
An object or a situation that can serve to reinforce a response, to satisfy a motive, or to afford pleasure.
Administration of a drug or chemical by the individual under the direction of a physician. It includes administration clinically or experimentally, by human or animal.
The branch of psychology concerned with psychological aspects of teaching and the formal learning process in school.
A branch of psychology in which there is collaboration between psychologists and physicians in the management of medical problems. It differs from clinical psychology, which is concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of behavior disorders.
A general term referring to the learning of some particular response.
The phenomenon of an organism's responding to all situations similar to one in which it has been conditioned.
The branch of applied psychology concerned with the application of psychologic principles and methods to industrial problems including selection and training of workers, working conditions, etc.
The observable response an animal makes to any situation.
The principle that items experienced together enter into a connection, so that one tends to reinstate the other.
A psychologic theory, developed by John Broadus Watson, concerned with studying and measuring behaviors that are observable.
Relatively permanent change in behavior that is the result of past experience or practice. The concept includes the acquisition of knowledge.
The application of an unpleasant stimulus or penalty for the purpose of eliminating or correcting undesirable behavior.
Subnormal intellectual functioning which originates during the developmental period. This has multiple potential etiologies, including genetic defects and perinatal insults. Intelligence quotient (IQ) scores are commonly used to determine whether an individual has an intellectual disability. IQ scores between 70 and 79 are in the borderline range. Scores below 67 are in the disabled range. (from Joynt, Clinical Neurology, 1992, Ch55, p28)
Theoretical representations that simulate psychological processes and/or social processes. These include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
Behavior in which persons hurt or harm themselves without the motive of suicide or of sexual deviation.
The teaching or training of those individuals with subnormal intellectual functioning.
The combined discipline of psychology and economics that investigates what happens in markets in which some of the agents display human limitations and complications.
An alkaloid ester extracted from the leaves of plants including coca. It is a local anesthetic and vasoconstrictor and is clinically used for that purpose, particularly in the eye, ear, nose, and throat. It also has powerful central nervous system effects similar to the amphetamines and is a drug of abuse. Cocaine, like amphetamines, acts by multiple mechanisms on brain catecholaminergic neurons; the mechanism of its reinforcing effects is thought to involve inhibition of dopamine uptake.
The time from the onset of a stimulus until a response is observed.
Behavior which may be manifested by destructive and attacking action which is verbal or physical, by covert attitudes of hostility or by obstructionism.
The interdisciplinary field concerned with the development and integration of behavioral and biomedical science, knowledge, and techniques relevant to health and illness and the application of this knowledge and these techniques to prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation.
Critical and exhaustive investigation or experimentation, having for its aim the discovery of new facts and their correct interpretation, the revision of accepted conclusions, theories, or laws in the light of newly discovered facts, or the practical application of such new or revised conclusions, theories, or laws. (Webster, 3d ed)
Studies beyond the bachelor's degree at an institution having graduate programs for the purpose of preparing for entrance into a specific field, and obtaining a higher degree.
The d-form of AMPHETAMINE. It is a central nervous system stimulant and a sympathomimetic. It has also been used in the treatment of narcolepsy and of attention deficit disorders and hyperactivity in children. Dextroamphetamine has multiple mechanisms of action including blocking uptake of adrenergics and dopamine, stimulating release of monamines, and inhibiting monoamine oxidase. It is also a drug of abuse and a psychotomimetic.
The tendency to react to stimuli that are different from, but somewhat similar to, the stimulus used as a conditioned stimulus.
The science which utilizes psychologic principles to derive more effective means in dealing with practical problems.
Stimulation of the brain, which is self-administered. The stimulation may result in negative or positive reinforcement.
The persistence to perform a learned behavior (facts or experiences) after an interval has elapsed in which there has been no performance or practice of the behavior.
Differential response to different stimuli.
Disciplines concerned with the study of human and animal behavior.
Ecological and environmental entities, characteristics, properties, relationships and processes.
Innate response elicited by sensory stimuli associated with a threatening situation, or actual confrontation with an enemy.
Disorders related or resulting from use of cocaine.
Focusing on certain aspects of current experience to the exclusion of others. It is the act of heeding or taking notice or concentrating.
The scientific disciplines concerned with the embryology, anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, pharmacology, etc., of the nervous system.
Any substances taken in by the body that provide nourishment.
Behavioral responses or sequences associated with eating including modes of feeding, rhythmic patterns of eating, and time intervals.
A system which emphasizes that experience and behavior contain basic patterns and relationships which cannot be reduced to simpler components; that is, the whole is greater than the sum of its parts.
A disorder beginning in childhood. It is marked by the presence of markedly abnormal or impaired development in social interaction and communication and a markedly restricted repertoire of activity and interest. Manifestations of the disorder vary greatly depending on the developmental level and chronological age of the individual. (DSM-V)
Mental processing of chromatic signals (COLOR VISION) from the eye by the VISUAL CORTEX where they are converted into symbolic representations. Color perception involves numerous neurons, and is influenced not only by the distribution of wavelengths from the viewed object, but also by its background color and brightness contrast at its boundary.
An act which constitutes the termination of a given instinctive behavior pattern or sequence.
The ability to estimate periods of time lapsed or duration of time.
Signals for an action; that specific portion of a perceptual field or pattern of stimuli to which a subject has learned to respond.
Relatively invariant mode of behavior elicited or determined by a particular situation; may be verbal, postural, or expressive.
The selection of one food over another.
Learning that takes place when a conditioned stimulus is paired with an unconditioned stimulus.
Those forces and content of the mind which are not ordinarily available to conscious awareness or to immediate recall.
The process whereby a representation of past experience is elicited.
Research that involves the application of the behavioral and social sciences to the study of the actions or reactions of persons or animals in response to external or internal stimuli. (from American Heritage Dictionary, 4th ed)
Disturbances considered to be pathological based on age and stage appropriateness, e.g., conduct disturbances and anaclitic depression. This concept does not include psychoneuroses, psychoses, or personality disorders with fixed patterns.
Protective places of employment for disabled persons which provide training and employment on a temporary or permanent basis.
The observable, measurable, and often pathological activity of an organism that portrays its inability to overcome a habit resulting in an insatiable craving for a substance or for performing certain acts. The addictive behavior includes the emotional and physical overdependence on the object of habit in increasing amount or frequency.
A love or pursuit of wisdom. A search for the underlying causes and principles of reality. (Webster, 3d ed)
The study of the physiological basis of human and animal behavior.
The study of the precise nature of different mental tasks and the operations of the brain that enable them to be performed, engaging branches of psychology, computer science, philosophy, and linguistics. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
The study of the structure, growth, activities, and functions of NEURONS and the NERVOUS SYSTEM.
A response to a cue that is instrumental in avoiding a noxious experience.
Strong desires to accomplish something. This usually pertains to greater values or high ideals.
Any behavior caused by or affecting another individual, usually of the same species.
Collection of pleomorphic cells in the caudal part of the anterior horn of the LATERAL VENTRICLE, in the region of the OLFACTORY TUBERCLE, lying between the head of the CAUDATE NUCLEUS and the ANTERIOR PERFORATED SUBSTANCE. It is part of the so-called VENTRAL STRIATUM, a composite structure considered part of the BASAL GANGLIA.
Psychoanalytic theory focusing on interpretation of behavior in reference to self. (From APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Terms, 1994) This elaboration of the psychoanalytic concepts of narcissism and the self, was developed by Heinz Kohut, and stresses the importance of the self-awareness of excessive needs for approval and self-gratification.
The process by which an emotional or behavioral response that is appropriate for one situation appears in another situation for which it is inappropriate.
The coordination of a sensory or ideational (cognitive) process and a motor activity.
The branch of applied psychology concerned with psychological aspects of selection, assignment, training, morale, etc., of Armed Forces personnel.
An outbred strain of rats developed in 1915 by crossing several Wistar Institute white females with a wild gray male. Inbred strains have been derived from this original outbred strain, including Long-Evans cinnamon rats (RATS, INBRED LEC) and Otsuka-Long-Evans-Tokushima Fatty rats (RATS, INBRED OLETF), which are models for Wilson's disease and non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus, respectively.
The observable response of a man or animal to a situation.
The act of injuring one's own body to the extent of cutting off or permanently destroying a limb or other essential part of a body.
The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea.
Induction of a stress reaction in experimental subjects by means of an electrical shock; applies to either convulsive or non-convulsive states.
One of the catecholamine NEUROTRANSMITTERS in the brain. It is derived from TYROSINE and is the precursor to NOREPINEPHRINE and EPINEPHRINE. Dopamine is a major transmitter in the extrapyramidal system of the brain, and important in regulating movement. A family of receptors (RECEPTORS, DOPAMINE) mediate its action.
Change in learning in one situation due to prior learning in another situation. The transfer can be positive (with second learning improved by first) or negative (where the reverse holds).
Intellectual or mental process whereby an organism obtains knowledge.
A relational pattern in which a person attempts to derive a sense of purpose through relationships with others.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Any situation where an animal or human is trained to respond differentially to two stimuli (e.g., approach and avoidance) under reward and punishment conditions and subsequently trained under reversed reward values (i.e., the approach which was previously rewarded is punished and vice versa).
A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.
The period from about 5 to 7 years to adolescence when there is an apparent cessation of psychosexual development.
Mental disorders related to feeding and eating usually diagnosed in infancy or early childhood.
The relationship between the dose of an administered drug and the response of the organism to the drug.
Drugs that block the transport of DOPAMINE into axon terminals or into storage vesicles within terminals. Most of the ADRENERGIC UPTAKE INHIBITORS also inhibit dopamine uptake.
The educational process of instructing.
Readiness to think or respond in a predetermined way when confronted with a problem or stimulus situation.
The aggregate of social and cultural institutions, forms, patterns, and processes that influence the life of an individual or community.
Complex mental function having four distinct phases: (1) memorizing or learning, (2) retention, (3) recall, and (4) recognition. Clinically, it is usually subdivided into immediate, recent, and remote memory.
Behaviors which are at variance with the expected social norm and which affect other individuals.
The principle that after an organism learns to respond in a particular manner to a stimulus, that stimulus is effective in eliciting similar responses.
A state of harmony between internal needs and external demands and the processes used in achieving this condition. (From APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed)
A mechanism of information stimulus and response that may control subsequent behavior, cognition, perception, or performance. (From APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed.)
Includes both producing and responding to words, either written or spoken.
A psychological theory based on dimensions or categories used by a given person in describing or explaining the personality and behavior of others or of himself. The basic idea is that different people will use consistently different categories. The theory was formulated in the fifties by George Kelly. Two tests devised by him are the role construct repertory test and the repertory grid test. (From Stuart Sutherland, The International Dictionary of Psychology, 1989)
Field of psychology concerned with the normal and abnormal behavior of adolescents. It includes mental processes as well as observable responses.
An anxiolytic benzodiazepine derivative with anticonvulsant, sedative, and amnesic properties. It has also been used in the symptomatic treatment of alcohol withdrawal.
A state in which attention is largely directed inward upon one's self.
In current usage, approximately equivalent to personality. The sum of the relatively fixed personality traits and habitual modes of response of an individual.
The process of discovering or asserting an objective or intrinsic relation between two objects or concepts; a faculty or power that enables a person to make judgments; the process of bringing to light and asserting the implicit meaning of a concept; a critical evaluation of a person or situation.
Activities performed to obtain licit or illicit substances.
A branch of psychology which investigates the correlation between experience or behavior and the basic neurophysiological processes. The term neuropsychology stresses the dominant role of the nervous system. It is a more narrowly defined field than physiological psychology or psychophysiology.
A generic term for the treatment of mental illness or emotional disturbances primarily by verbal or nonverbal communication.
The branch of psychology which investigates the psychology of crime with particular reference to the personality factors of the criminal.
Nicotine is highly toxic alkaloid. It is the prototypical agonist at nicotinic cholinergic receptors where it dramatically stimulates neurons and ultimately blocks synaptic transmission. Nicotine is also important medically because of its presence in tobacco smoke.
A cognitive process involving the formation of ideas generalized from the knowledge of qualities, aspects, and relations of objects.
The principles of proper conduct concerning the rights and duties of the professional, relations with patients or consumers and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the professional and interpersonal relations with patient or consumer families. (From Stedman, 25th ed)
A treatment that suppresses undesirable behavior by simultaneously exposing the subject to unpleasant consequences.
A strain of albino rat used widely for experimental purposes because of its calmness and ease of handling. It was developed by the Sprague-Dawley Animal Company.
Study of mental processes and behavior of schizophrenics.
Warm-blooded VERTEBRATES possessing FEATHERS and belonging to the class Aves.
The study of the effects of drugs on mental and behavioral activity.
Those psychological characteristics which differentiate individuals from one another.
The conscious portion of the personality structure which serves to mediate between the demands of the primitive instinctual drives, (the id), of internalized parental and social prohibitions or the conscience, (the superego), and of reality.
The selecting and organizing of visual stimuli based on the individual's past experience.
A principle that learning is facilitated when the learner receives immediate evaluation of learning performance. The concept also hypothesizes that learning is facilitated when the learner is promptly informed whether a response is correct, and, if incorrect, of the direction of error.
Automatic, mechanical, and apparently undirected behavior which is outside of conscious control.
A learning situation involving more than one alternative from which a selection is made in order to attain a specific goal.
A process by which an individual unconsciously endeavors to pattern himself after another. This process is also important in the development of the personality, particularly the superego or conscience, which is modeled largely on the behavior of adult significant others.
The physical activity of a human or an animal as a behavioral phenomenon.
The part of CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM that is contained within the skull (CRANIUM). Arising from the NEURAL TUBE, the embryonic brain is comprised of three major parts including PROSENCEPHALON (the forebrain); MESENCEPHALON (the midbrain); and RHOMBENCEPHALON (the hindbrain). The developed brain consists of CEREBRUM; CEREBELLUM; and other structures in the BRAIN STEM.
The medical science that deals with the origin, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of mental disorders in children.
Learning to make a series of responses in exact order.
Awareness of oneself in relation to time, place and person.
The reciprocal interaction of two or more persons.
A narcotic analgesic that may be habit-forming. It is a controlled substance (opium derivative) listed in the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21 Parts 329.1, 1308.11 (1987). Sale is forbidden in the United States by Federal statute. (Merck Index, 11th ed)
Dissertations embodying results of original research and especially substantiating a specific view, e.g., substantial papers written by candidates for an academic degree under the individual direction of a professor or papers written by undergraduates desirous of achieving honors or distinction.
The mimicking of the behavior of one individual by another.
A plan for collecting and utilizing data so that desired information can be obtained with sufficient precision or so that an hypothesis can be tested properly.
Spontaneous or voluntary recreational activities pursued for enjoyment and accessories or equipment used in the activities; includes games, toys, etc.
The interaction of two or more persons or organizations directed toward a common goal which is mutually beneficial. An act or instance of working or acting together for a common purpose or benefit, i.e., joint action. (From Random House Dictionary Unabridged, 2d ed)
The continuous developmental process of a culture from simple to complex forms and from homogeneous to heterogeneous qualities.
Investigative technique commonly used during ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY in which a series of bright light flashes or visual patterns are used to elicit brain activity.
Societies whose membership is limited to scientists.
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of the neurological system, processes or phenomena; includes the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
A clear, colorless liquid rapidly absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract and distributed throughout the body. It has bactericidal activity and is used often as a topical disinfectant. It is widely used as a solvent and preservative in pharmaceutical preparations as well as serving as the primary ingredient in ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES.
Highly pleasant emotion characterized by outward manifestations of gratification; joy.
Specialized instruction for students deviating from the expected norm.
Cultural contacts between people of different races.
Use for general articles concerning nursing education.
Games designed to provide information on hypotheses, policies, procedures, or strategies.
A loosely defined group of drugs that tend to increase behavioral alertness, agitation, or excitation. They work by a variety of mechanisms, but usually not by direct excitation of neurons. The many drugs that have such actions as side effects to their main therapeutic use are not included here.
A region in the MESENCEPHALON which is dorsomedial to the SUBSTANTIA NIGRA and ventral to the RED NUCLEUS. The mesocortical and mesolimbic dopaminergic systems originate here, including an important projection to the NUCLEUS ACCUMBENS. Overactivity of the cells in this area has been suspected to contribute to the positive symptoms of SCHIZOPHRENIA.
A return to earlier, especially to infantile, patterns of thought or behavior, or stage of functioning, e.g., feelings of helplessness and dependency in a patient with a serious physical illness. (From APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 1994).
Disciplines concerned with the interrelationships of individuals in a social environment including social organizations and institutions. Includes Sociology and Anthropology.
Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program.
Principles, models, and laws that apply to complex interrelationships and interdependencies of sets of linked components which form a functioning whole, a system. Any system may be composed of components which are systems in their own right (sub-systems), such as several organs within an individual organism.
A nonreducing disaccharide composed of GLUCOSE and FRUCTOSE linked via their anomeric carbons. It is obtained commercially from SUGARCANE, sugar beet (BETA VULGARIS), and other plants and used extensively as a food and a sweetener.
A subfamily of G-PROTEIN-COUPLED RECEPTORS that bind the neurotransmitter DOPAMINE and modulate its effects. D2-class receptor genes contain INTRONS, and the receptors inhibit ADENYLYL CYCLASES.
Agents that induce NARCOSIS. Narcotics include agents that cause somnolence or induced sleep (STUPOR); natural or synthetic derivatives of OPIUM or MORPHINE or any substance that has such effects. They are potent inducers of ANALGESIA and OPIOID-RELATED DISORDERS.
Acquired or learned responses which are regularly manifested.
Those affective states which can be experienced and have arousing and motivational properties.
Disorders in which there is a delay in development based on that expected for a given age level or stage of development. These impairments or disabilities originate before age 18, may be expected to continue indefinitely, and constitute a substantial impairment. Biological and nonbiological factors are involved in these disorders. (From American Psychiatric Glossary, 6th ed)
Conceptual system developed by Freud and his followers in which unconscious motivations are considered to shape normal and abnormal personality development and behavior.
Mental process to visually perceive a critical number of facts (the pattern), such as characters, shapes, displays, or designs.
An act performed without delay, reflection, voluntary direction or obvious control in response to a stimulus.
The use of statistical methods in the analysis of a body of literature to reveal the historical development of subject fields and patterns of authorship, publication, and use. Formerly called statistical bibliography. (from The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)
Behavior-response patterns that characterize the individual.
Drugs that bind to but do not activate DOPAMINE RECEPTORS, thereby blocking the actions of dopamine or exogenous agonists. Many drugs used in the treatment of psychotic disorders (ANTIPSYCHOTIC AGENTS) are dopamine antagonists, although their therapeutic effects may be due to long-term adjustments of the brain rather than to the acute effects of blocking dopamine receptors. Dopamine antagonists have been used for several other clinical purposes including as ANTIEMETICS, in the treatment of Tourette syndrome, and for hiccup. Dopamine receptor blockade is associated with NEUROLEPTIC MALIGNANT SYNDROME.
The feeling-tone accompaniment of an idea or mental representation. It is the most direct psychic derivative of instinct and the psychic representative of the various bodily changes by means of which instincts manifest themselves.
Education of the individual who markedly deviates intellectually, physically, socially, or emotionally from those considered to be normal, thus requiring special instruction.
Includes two similar disorders: oppositional defiant disorder and CONDUCT DISORDERS. Symptoms occurring in children with these disorders include: defiance of authority figures, angry outbursts, and other antisocial behaviors.
The quality or state of being able to be bent or creased repeatedly. (From Webster, 3d ed)
Tests designed to assess neurological function associated with certain behaviors. They are used in diagnosing brain dysfunction or damage and central nervous system disorders or injury.
The process of cumulative change over successive generations through which organisms acquire their distinguishing morphological and physiological characteristics.
The body of truths or facts accumulated in the course of time, the cumulated sum of information, its volume and nature, in any civilization, period, or country.
A particular kind of learning characterized by occurrence in very early life, rapidity of acquisition, and relative insusceptibility to forgetting or extinction. Imprinted behavior includes most (or all) behavior commonly called instinctive, but imprinting is used purely descriptively.
The unconscious transfer to others (including psychotherapists) of feelings and attitudes which were originally associated with important figures (parents, siblings, etc.) in one's early life.
Mental activity, not predominantly perceptual, by which one apprehends some aspect of an object or situation based on past learning and experience.
Hard, amorphous, brittle, inorganic, usually transparent, polymerous silicate of basic oxides, usually potassium or sodium. It is used in the form of hard sheets, vessels, tubing, fibers, ceramics, beads, etc.
Standards of conduct that distinguish right from wrong.
Behaviors associated with the ingesting of water and other liquids; includes rhythmic patterns of drinking (time intervals - onset and duration), frequency and satiety.
A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.
Large subcortical nuclear masses derived from the telencephalon and located in the basal regions of the cerebral hemispheres.
The perceiving of attributes, characteristics, and behaviors of one's associates or social groups.
Drugs that bind to and activate nicotinic cholinergic receptors (RECEPTORS, NICOTINIC). Nicotinic agonists act at postganglionic nicotinic receptors, at neuroeffector junctions in the peripheral nervous system, and at nicotinic receptors in the central nervous system. Agents that function as neuromuscular depolarizing blocking agents are included here because they activate nicotinic receptors, although they are used clinically to block nicotinic transmission.
Imaging techniques used to colocalize sites of brain functions or physiological activity with brain structures.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
Psychiatric illness or diseases manifested by breakdowns in the adaptational process expressed primarily as abnormalities of thought, feeling, and behavior producing either distress or impairment of function.
The end-result or objective, which may be specified or required in advance.
The study of chance processes or the relative frequency characterizing a chance process.
The medical science that deals with the origin, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of mental disorders.
The exchange or transmission of ideas, attitudes, or beliefs between individuals or groups.
A genus of QUAIL, in the family Odontophoridae, comprised of at least four different species of bobwhites.
Conscious or unconscious emotional reaction of the therapist to the patient which may interfere with treatment. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed.)
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Reinforcement learning, a term stemming from behavioral psychology, is a method of problem solving by learning things through ... Reinforcement learning can be applied to biological data, in the field of omics, by using RL to predict bacterial genomes. ... Ralha, C. G.; Schneider, H. W.; Walter, M. E. M. T.; Bazzan, A. L. (October 2010). "Reinforcement Learning Method for BioAgents ... Deep Learning (DL) and reinforcement learning (RL) have been used in the field of omics research (which includes genomics, ...
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Evolutionary psychology[edit]. See also: Evolutionary psychology. Consciousness is likely an evolved adaptation since it meets ... "Beyond Stimulus Cues and Reinforcement Signals: A New Approach to Animal Metacognition" (PDF). Journal of Comparative ... a b c d Gaulin, Steven J. C. and Donald H. McBurney (2003) Evolutionary psychology. Prentice Hall, pp. 101-121. ISBN 978-0-13- ... Psychology Press. pp. 108-109. ISBN 978-0415256452. .. *^ A term attributed to David Chalmers by Eugene O Mills (1999). "Giving ...
... or a reward that serves as a positive reinforcement of the lesson to be learned. In psychology, punishment is the reduction of ... Along with reinforcement it belongs under the operant conditioning category. Operant conditioning refers to learning with ... G.T, Gwinn (1949). "The effects of punishment on acts motivated by fear". Journal of Experimental Psychology. 39 (2): 260-69. ... ISBN 978-0-495-59862-6. W, J.C, Furman, Masters (1980). "Affective consequences of social reinforcement, punishment, and ...
In C. Murchison (Eds.) Psychologies reinforcement and resistance to extinction in young children ,journal=Child Development , ... They focus on Reinforcement sensitivity theory, which states that some individuals are more or less sensitive to reinforcement ... In addition to loss of reinforcement, the loss of contingency between behavior and reinforcement can also lead to depression ... In addition, use of positive reinforcement has been shown to improve symptoms of depression in children. Reinforcement has also ...
It's going to a corporation that's doing this for profit," Wallace said.[9] Clay Routledge, a doctoral student in psychology, ... commented that monetary reinforcements for summer school would decrease intrinsic motivation for learning.[10] Busing problems ...
Pubols, Benjamin (1962). "Constant versus variable delay of reinforcement". Journal of Comparative and Physiological Psychology ...
Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 15(3), 285-294. Schwartz, B. (1982). Reinforcement-induced behavioral stereotypy: ... the exertion of high effort on a difficult task paired with low levels of reinforcement (intermittent reinforcement) will ... Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 111(1), 180-185. Brandon, T. H., Herzog, T. A., Juliano, L. M., Irvin, J. E., Lazev, A. B., & ... Negative reinforcement is the removal of an aversive stimulus after a behavior that increases the frequency of that behavior. ...
For instance, B.F. Skinner had published expansively on the psychology of positive reinforcement and "operant conditioning," ... Stinson introduced positive rewards, but also introduced, demerits that may have bordered between negative reinforcement and ...
Within cognitive psychology, among the most prominent researchers is Diana Deutsch, who has engaged in a wide variety of work ... Gold, B. P.; Frank, M. J.; Bogert, B.; Brattico, E. (2013). "Pleasurable music affects reinforcement learning according to the ... Recording engineer turned music psychologist Daniel Levitin talks about the psychology of music in an up tempo, informal, and ... ISBN 978-0-262-03338-1. Deutsch, Diana (1999). The Psychology of Music. Boston: Academic Press. ISBN 978-0-12-213565-1. Deutsch ...
Niv, Y. (2009). Reinforcement learning in the brain. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 53(3), 139-154. Niv, Y., Daw, N. D., ... Yael Niv is a neuroscientist who studies human and animal reinforcement learning and decision making. She is Professor of ... Her Master's thesis, was supervised by Daphna Joel and Eytan Ruppin and titled Evolution of Reinforcement Learning in Uncertain ... Niv, Y., Edlund, J. A., Dayan, P., & O'Doherty, J. P. (2012). Neural prediction errors reveal a risk-sensitive reinforcement- ...
... effect is controversial because it challenges previous findings in psychology on the general effectiveness of reinforcement on ... Aronson, E.; Akert, R. D.; Wilson, T. D. (2006). Social psychology (6th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Prentice Hall. ... ISBN 978-0-399-14047-1. Flora, S. R.; Flora, D. B. (1999). "Effects of extrinsic reinforcement for reading during childhood on ... Cameron, Judy; W. David Pierce (Fall 1994). "Reinforcement, reward, and intrinsic motivation: A meta-analysis". Review of ...
Behaviorism viewed the human being as an animal subject to reinforcements, and suggested placing psychology as an experimental ... Branden, N. (1969). The Psychology of Self-Esteem. New York: Bantam. Branden, N. (2001). The psychology of self-esteem: a ... Smith, E. R.; Mackie, D. M. (2007). Social Psychology (Third ed.). Hove: Psychology Press. ISBN 978-1841694085. Marsh, H.W. ( ... Barbara Krahe, The Social Psychology of Aggression (Psychology Press, 2013), 75. Sedikieds, C.; Rudich, E. A.; Gregg, A. P.; ...
"Self-reinforcement and external reinforcement in visual-motor learning". Journal of Experimental Psychology. 74 (1): 93-8. doi: ... psychology, and physiology. In 1965, the University of Massachusetts Amherst created the United States' first Department of ... sport psychology; motor control; skill acquisition and motor learning; methods of rehabilitation, such as physical and ... International Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology. 7 (4): 488-502. doi:10.1080/1612197X.2009.9671921. Yoo, Kwangsun; Sohn ...
". "Professor Donald J. Woodward Visiting the Institute of Psychology". "Behavioral Neuroscience of Addiction and Reinforcement ... She earned master's and doctoral degrees in Psychology from the University of California, Berkeley, the latter under Joe L. ... Janak began training in biological science and behavioral science as an undergraduate double major in Biology and Psychology at ... At Johns Hopkins, Janak is teaching graduate psychology and neuroscience courses and an undergraduate course on learning and ...
Sundar, S. Shyam (2015). The Handbook of the Psychology of Communication Technology. Malden, MA: Wiley Blackwell. p. 300. ISBN ... Fox, Jesse; Bailenson, Jeremy N. (2009). "Virtual Self-Modeling: The Effects of Vicarious Reinforcement and Identification on ... Bem, Daryl J. (1972). "Self-Perception Theory". Advances in Experimental Social Psychology Volume 6. Advances in Experimental ... Journal of Applied Psychology. 89 (3): 428-41. doi:10.1037/0021-9010.89.3.428. PMID 15161403. Yee, N.; Bailenson, J. N.; ...
Journal of Comparative Psychology, 2005, Vol. 119, No. 2, 197-209 "Positive or Negative Reinforcement". Retrieved 18 May 2012. ... Trainers who do not rely exclusively on positive reinforcement and negative reinforcement training will often use harnesses on ... CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Negative Reinforcement vs Positive Reinforcement". Retrieved 24 Jan 2013. CS1 maint: ... reinforcement) of pressing the lever. Both positive punishment and negative reinforcement are inherently linked producing ...
drive-reduction in conditioned fear: the proximity and abruptness of drive-reduction". The American Journal of Psychology. 67 ( ... Wike, EL; Barrientos, G (October 1958). "Secondary reinforcement and multiple drive reduction". Journal of Comparative and ... Yerkes-Dodson law of performance and arousal Incentive theory of motivation Dewey, R. (2007). Psychology: An introduction. ... Lewin, Kurt (1936). Principles of topological psychology. McGraw-Hill. doi:10.1037/10019-000. OCLC 916125511.[page needed] ...
This article is about the concept in psychology. For the concept in immunology, see Sensitization (immunology). For other uses ... Malenka RC, Nestler EJ, Hyman SE (2009). "Chapter 15: Reinforcement and Addictive Disorders". In Sydor A, Brown RY (eds.). ... presumably through a process of positive reinforcement ... Another ΔFosB target is cFos: as ΔFosB accumulates with repeated ...
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2010). Developmental Psychology, Childhood and Adolescence. 284 *^ a b c Cole, M. "Culture and early childhood learning" (PDF) ... In humans, this form of learning seems to not need reinforcement to occur, but instead, requires a social model such as a ... "Developmental Psychology. 24 (4): 470-476. doi:10.1037/0012-1649.24.4.470. PMC 4137879. PMID 25147404.. ... Haggerty, M. E. (1909). "Imitation in monkeys". Journal of Comparative Neurology and Psychology. 19 (4): 337-455. doi:10.1002/ ...
... reinforcement, extinction, resource provision, concrete verbal suggestions (symbolic modeling, giving reasons, prompting) and ... "Psychology Today.. *^ Duwe, G., & Kerschner, D. 2008. "Removing a Nail From the Coffin." Crime & Delinquency, 54. ...
Psychology, Worth, NY. 6th ed. pp 108-109 *^ Schacter, Gilbert, Wegner. (2011). "Psychology Second Edition" New York: Worth ... The modern version of the law of effect is conveyed by the notion of reinforcement as it is found in operant conditioning. The ... The law of effect is a psychology principle advanced by Edward Thorndike in 1898 on the matter of behavioral conditioning (not ... 2007). Psychology The Science Of Behaviour. New Jersey, USA: Pearson Education Canada, Inc. p. 516.. ...
See also: Sex and psychology and Feminine psychology. While the defining characteristics of femininity are not universally ... Gender role socialization relies on modeling and reinforcement - girls and women learn and internalize socially expected and ... Journal of Applied Psychology. 89 (3): 416-427. doi:10.1037/0021-9010.89.3.416. PMID 15161402. Archived from the original (PDF) ... Psychology Press. p. 333. ISBN 0-8058-1404-3. . Retrieved June 3, 2011.. CS1 maint: Uses authors parameter (link). ...
"Frontiers in Psychology. ISSN 1664-1078.. *. Morris, Bonnie J. (2016). The Disappearing L: Erasure of Lesbian Spaces and ... In South Africa, lesbians are raped by heterosexual men with a goal of punishment of "abnormal" behavior and reinforcement of ... a b Haines, Megan; et al. (2008). "Predictors and Effects of Self-Objectification in Lesbians", Psychology of Women Quarterly ... 2017). LGBT Psychology and Mental Health: Emerging Research and Advances. Santa Barbara, California: Praeger Publishing. ISBN ...
Such a complicated expression is clearly not acceptable, and a procedure of simplification is needed as soon as one works with general expressions. This simplification is normally done through rewriting rules. There are several classes of rewriting rules that have to be considered. The simplest consists in the rewriting rules that always reduce the size of the expression, like E − E → 0 or sin(0) → 0. They are systematically applied in computer algebra systems. The first difficulty occurs with associative operations like addition and multiplication. The standard way to deal with associativity is to consider that addition and multiplication have an arbitrary number of operands, that is that a + b + c is represented as "+"(a, b, c). Thus a + (b + c) and (a + b) + c are both simplified to "+"(a, b, c), which is displayed a + b + c. What about a − b + c? To deal with this problem, the simplest way is to rewrite systematically −E, E − F, E/F as, respectively, (−1)⋅E, E + (−1)⋅F, ...
Journal of Comparative Psychology. 115: 258-271. doi:10.1037/0735-7036.115.3.258.. ... it is unclear whether the cotton-top tamarin acts solely using judgements on reinforcement history.[31] ...
... frequently there is overlapping of responsibilities and much mutual reinforcement ...
"Psychology Today. Archived from the original on December 11, 2012. Retrieved November 28, 2006.. .mw-parser-output cite. ... The mothers however did not demonstrate any differences in their reinforcements, between their sons and daughters.[54] ... Birth order is commonly believed in pop psychology and popular culture to have a profound and lasting effect on psychological ... Alan, E.S. (2012). "Issues in Birth Order Research Methodology: Perspectives from Individual Psychology". The Journal of ...
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Additionally, positive reinforcement by the interviewer can taint child testimony. Often such reinforcement is given to ... "More than suggestion: The effect of interviewing techniques from the McMartin Preschool case." Journal of Applied Psychology 83 ...
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The evolution of mammals has passed through many stages since the first appearance of their synapsid ancestors in the Pennsylvanian sub-period of the late Carboniferous period. By the mid-Triassic, there were many synapsid species that looked like mammals. The lineage leading to today's mammals split up in the Jurassic; synapsids from this period include Dryolestes, more closely related to extant placentals and marsupials than to monotremes, as well as Ambondro, more closely related to monotremes.[1] Later on, the eutherian and metatherian lineages separated; the metatherians are the animals more closely related to the marsupials, while the eutherians are those more closely related to the placentals. Since Juramaia, the earliest known eutherian, lived 160 million years ago in the Jurassic, this divergence must have occurred in the same period. After the Cretaceous-Paleogene extinction event wiped out the non-avian dinosaurs (birds being the only surviving dinosaurs) and several mammalian groups, ...
Frontiers in Psychology. PMC 4452803 .. Missing or empty ,url=. (help); ,access-date=. requires ,url=. (help) ... Psychology and perception[edit]. Auditory pareidolia is a situation created when the brain incorrectly interprets random ... "Applied Cognitive Psychology. 29: 129-134. doi:10.1002/acp.3068. Retrieved 10 October 2014.. ... Zusne, Leonard; Warren H. Jones (1989). Anomalistic Psychology: A Study of Magical Thinking. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. p. 78 ...
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"International Journal of Psychology and Psychological Therapy. 10 (1): 125-62.. *^ Hayes, Steven. "State of the ACT Evidence". ... Proposed models of affect-driven tobacco use have focused on negative reinforcement as the primary driving force for addiction ... "Journal of Clinical Psychology. 62: 735-50.. *^ Moos RH, Finney JW, Ouimette PC, Suchinsky RT (March 1999). "A comparative ... Main article: Community Reinforcement Approach and Family Training. Behavioral models make use of principles of functional ...
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Psychiatry, clinical psychology. Symptoms. Variable physical symptoms that can include headaches, generalized pain, changes in ... and catastrophic thoughts and reinforcement of these cognitions. Catastrophic thinking could lead a person to believe that ...
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Results: The partial reinforcement extinction effect was confirmed: We observed slower acquisition and extinction in the ... Conclusion: Both reinforcement contingencies and working memory relate to acquisition performance. Potential implications for ... BPT is based on operant learning principles, yet how operant principles shape behavior (through the partial reinforcement (PRF ... This study explored the partial reinforcement extinction effect and the role of working memory therein using experimental tasks ...
... and parental reinforcement of anxious/avoidant behavior. Implications of the research in this area are discussed, as well as ... Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review. , v10 n3 p213-231 Sep 2007 ... Parental Modeling, Reinforcement, and Information Transfer: Risk Factors in the Development of Child Anxiety? ... Descriptors: Risk, Parent Child Relationship, Reinforcement, Anxiety, Child Development, Transfer of Training ...
Journal of Genetic Psychology. , 129, 2, 195-206, Dec 76. A total of 540 college students were run in two verbal discrimination ... Patterns of Learning in Verbal Discrimination as an Interaction of Social Reinforcement and Sex Combinations ...
1 Department of Psychology, Villanova University, United States. Electronic address: [email protected] ... Reinforcement probability modulates temporal memory selection and integration processes Acta Psychol (Amst). 2014 Mar;147:80-91 ... We found that the time of peak responding shifted as a function of the relative reinforcement probability of the component cues ... Here, we examined the influence that different reinforcement probabilities have on the temporal location and shape of the ...
Reinforcement, Psychology* * Schizophrenia / drug therapy * Schizophrenic Psychology* * Socioeconomic Factors * Time Perception ... Deficits in positive reinforcement learning and uncertainty-driven exploration are associated with distinct aspects of negative ... Computational analyses were applied to estimate the degree to which trial-by-trial responses are influenced by reinforcement ... The current study examines whether deficits in reinforcement learning and uncertainty-driven exploration predict specific ...
For reinforcement learning in psychology, see Reinforcement and Operant conditioning.. .mw-parser-output .sidebar{width:22em; ... "Reinforcement learning: An introduction" (PDF).. *^ Sutton, Richard S. (1984). Temporal Credit Assignment in Reinforcement ... Safe Reinforcement Learning[edit]. Safe Reinforcement Learning (SRL) can be defined as the process of learning policies that ... Deep reinforcement learning[edit]. This approach extends reinforcement learning by using a deep neural network and without ...
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Using a correction, therefore, is positive punishment, not positive reinforcement.. Negative reinforcement does exist, too - ... Positive Reinforcement. Thank you for your article. One thing that is certain out of all of the advancements in science over ... Im glad these studies are being done, and that you are sharing them here at Psychology Today. It throws a big spotlight on the ... Negative reinforcement means removing something or taking away. Cant take you people seriously if youre going to twist ...
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  • Students will apply schedules of reinforcement as they 'gamble' to see how the schedules affect their behavior. (
  • BPT is based on operant learning principles, yet how operant principles shape behavior (through the partial reinforcement (PRF) extinction effect, i.e., greater resistance to extinction that is created when behavior is reinforced partially rather than continuously) and the potential role of working memory therein is scarcely studied in children. (
  • Specifically, research in this area is discussed within the framework of three specific mechanisms: parental modeling, information transfer, and parental reinforcement of anxious/avoidant behavior. (
  • Positive reinforcement is about teaching behavior instead of punishment for the child. (
  • Reinforcement means the behavior is increased. (
  • An ambiguity of usage is that reinforcement sometimes refers to delivery of the reinforcer ("the lever press was reinforced" means that lever presses produced food) and sometimes to the resulting behavior change ("the lever press was reinforced" means that lever presses occurred more often because they produced food). (
  • That alone would suggest that we might learn more about dogs by studying the psychology of young humans, much the same way that psychologists extrapolate findings from animal research to predict the behavior of people. (
  • What are some important things to know about child behavior and psychology? (
  • What are some behavior types outlined in psychology? (
  • Some types of behavior outlined in psychology include appropriate behavior, inappropriate behavior, and maladaptive or emotional behavior. (
  • In the realm of psychology, there are four primary reasons why a social creature such as a human exhibits unsociable, or mean, behavior: positive distincti. (
  • Negative reinforcement is a concept in psychology's theory of operant conditioning that suggests a behavior is strengthened when a negative outcome is stop. (
  • While such programs can come from a variety of behavioral change theories, the most common practices rely on the use of applied behavior analysis principles such as positive reinforcement and mild punishments (such as response cost and child time-out). (
  • Psychology is a form of science, involving the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. (
  • The clinical profession of human psychology recognizes mental processes, their effects upon human behavior, and even helps treat behavioral or emotional disorders. (
  • However, sociology involves the study of group behavior of humans on a macro-level, while psychology is more concerned with what goes inside the. (
  • Developmental psychology deals with the study of human behavior and the changes that follow with age. (
  • Psychology is the science of behavior and mind . (
  • Many do scientific research on a wide range of topics related to mental processes and behavior, and typically work in university psychology departments or teach in other academic settings (e.g., medical schools, hospitals). (
  • Motivation crowding theory is the psychology and microeconomics theory that providing extrinsic incentives for certain kinds of behavior-such as promising monetary rewards for accomplishing some task-can sometimes undermine intrinsic motivation for performing that behavior. (
  • School of Psychology -Criminal and deviant illegal behaviour course from the directory of psychology, criminal behavior and counselling courses at ACS Distance Education, for online or home study. (
  • Psychology is an academic or applied discipline involving the scientific study of mental processes such as perception, cognition, emotion, personality, behavior, and interpersonal relationships. (
  • Behaviorism reigned as the dominant model in psychology throughout the first half of the 20th century, largely due to the creation of conditioning theories as scientific models of human behavior, and their successful application in the workplace and in fields such as advertising and military science. (
  • Psychology describes and attempts to explain consciousness, behavior and social interaction. (
  • Empirical psychology is primarily devoted to describing human experience and behavior as it actually occurs. (
  • Psychology (Ancient Greek, psyche = soul and logos = word) is the scientific study of human and animal behavior and mental processes. (
  • for example, a humanistic approach views Psychology in terms of helping others, whereas an objectivist approach views Psychology as discovering the laws that govern human behavior. (
  • Though Psychology may be defined in many different ways, it is useful for understanding the profession of Psychology to agree on one standard definition: In this textbook, "Psychology is the systematic, scientific study of behavior and mental and physiological processes. (
  • Experimental and Behavioral oriented psychologists use reinforcement and punishment to control behavior. (
  • Skinner found that when he provided reinforcement to animals only some of the time, with no recognizable schedule, this was the best way to get them to continue the behavior. (
  • During initial acquisition of a skill, provide reinforcement (e.g., praise, exchangeable tokens) contingent upon on-task behavior (time-based reinforcement). (
  • Psychology is the study of the way the human mind works and how it influences behavior. (
  • These examples illustrate psychology as the study of humans' thoughts, emotions, and behavior. (
  • Reinforcement, taken from the behavioral psychology perspective, suggests that when a behavior is rewarded, we are more likely to repeat it. (
  • Entries explore the theory, research, and application of psychology as it relates to sport and fitness in a manner that is accessible and jargon-free to help readers better understand human behavior in sport and exercise settings. (
  • There is a term in psychology called intermittent reinforcement that helps explain why the hot and cold pattern is like catnip. (
  • Intermittent reinforcement comes from B.F. Skinner's work on conditioning. (
  • To explain it in more real world terms, intermittent reinforcement is why people play the slots at the casino. (
  • Then, as the student reaches acceptable rates of accuracy and fluency, maintain high rates of academic performance through such efficient methods as intermittent reinforcement or reinforcer lottery (e.g., the student earns tickets for each successful performance of target behaviors and those tickets are used for periodic lottery drawings for possible rewards). (
  • There is a difference between reinforcement and punishment. (
  • Reinforcement objectively refers to any condition-often reward or punishment-that may promote learning. (
  • Reinforcement sensitivity theory (RST) proposes three brain-behavioral systems that underlie individual differences in sensitivity to reward, punishment, and motivation. (
  • His theory emphasized the relationship between personality and sensitivity to reinforcement (i.e. reward and punishment). (
  • Regarding responses emitted in the presence of the stimulus correlated with the lowest reinforcement probability, the same author suggested that their frequencies could be a byproduct of the regular alternation of tD and [t.sup. (
  • In behavioral psychology there is the idea of "multiple schedules of reinforcement. (
  • A rock-throwing debate on whether it makes sense to use the 'positive reinforcement' techniques of behavioral psychology descends into trivia. (
  • Behavioral psychology is one of the earliest fields of psychology, and yet its principles still hold true today. (
  • Behavioral psychology is a very large field. (
  • Even though humans are cognitive creatures - and certainly, human beings can overcome some of their reinforced and punished behaviors with their mind, such as standing up to a bully or working hard despite unfair punishments - behavioral psychology still plays a significant role in modern life. (
  • Focusing on only one source motivation (or schedule of reinforcement) is a mistake. (
  • Reinforcement learning ( RL ) is an area of machine learning concerned with how intelligent agents ought to take actions in an environment in order to maximize the notion of cumulative reward. (
  • The typical framing of a Reinforcement Learning (RL) scenario: an agent takes actions in an environment, which is interpreted into a reward and a representation of the state, which are fed back into the agent. (
  • The purpose of reinforcement learning is for the agent to learn an optimal, or nearly-optimal, policy that maximizes the "reward function" or other user-provided reinforcement signal that accumulates from the immediate rewards. (
  • In this work we focus on emotion models in a successful learning architecture: reinforcement learning, i.e. agents optimizing some reward function in a Markov Decision Process (MDP) formulation. (
  • However, the free energy account does not invoke reward or cost-functions from reinforcement-learning and optimal control theory. (
  • Conversely, reinforcement-learning has its roots in behaviourism and engineering and assumes that agents optimise a policy to maximise future reward. (
  • Conversely, in reinforcement-learning, agents try to optimise a policy that maximises expected reward. (
  • Intra-accumbens amphetamine can therefore potentiate cue-triggered incentive motivation for reward in the absence of primary or secondary reinforcement. (
  • We conclude that nucleus accumbens dopamine specifically mediates the ability of reward cues to trigger "wanting" (incentive salience) for their associated rewards, independent of both hedonic impact and response reinforcement. (
  • When we reward ourselves with a night at the movies for doing something good, we are using psychology's learning principle of positive reinforcement. (
  • Reinforcement Learning is an artificial intelligence algorithm which allows "agents" to develop behaviors through trial-and-error in an attempt to meet some goal which provides reward in the form of positive numbers. (
  • Although normally thought to be of interest only to computer scientists, Reinforcement Learning has recently attracted the attention of cognitive neuroscientists because of emerging evidence that something like it might be used in the brain. (
  • What Is Positive Reinforcement? (
  • Positive reinforcement is all about focusing on the proper decisions and behaviors of your child. (
  • Positive reinforcement has a positive effect on the entire family, creating a better environment in the home. (
  • In psychology, operant conditioning brings up the fact that positive and negative do not necessarily mean good and bad. (
  • For example, biological brains are hardwired to interpret signals such as pain and hunger as negative reinforcements, and interpret pleasure and food intake as positive reinforcements. (
  • Skinner calls this "Positive Reinforcement Psychology. (
  • A tutorial designed to teach students about positive reinforcement. (
  • 3)The teaching or learning effect is limited to examples of non and positive reinforcements-very limted for information. (
  • Personally, I felt I knew all about self positive reinforcement, but I was sadly mistaking. (
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  • Our method is based on a relationship, positive reinforcement and dog psychology. (
  • This is called positive reinforcement in psychology. (
  • These externally motivated gamblers suffer from the traps of gambling, the intermittent positive reinforcement which creates a false motivation. (
  • o Positive Reinforcement Giving your child a hug when they start walking for the first time. (
  • In contrast with traditional fixed- and variable-interval reinforcement schedules, in which the response requirement for the production of the reinforcer could be satisfied at any time once the stipulated period by the schedule had elapsed (Ferster & Skinner, 1957), in temporally-defined schedules a limited-hold period for reinforcer delivery is specified. (
  • BACKGROUND: Food reinforcement and dopaminergic activity may influence food consumption, but research on whether they interact has not been performed. (
  • Dopaminergic signalling in the striatum contributes to reinforcement of actions and motivational enhancement of motor vigour. (
  • The current study examines whether deficits in reinforcement learning and uncertainty-driven exploration predict specific negative symptom domains. (
  • What is negative reinforcement? (
  • Negative reinforcement is commonly misunderstood. (
  • By completing this tutorial you will learn what negative reinforcement really is. (
  • o Negative Reinforcement Turning off a loud noise when your baby starts crying. (
  • 4) Reinforcement learning: This learning is encouraged by behaviorist psychology. (
  • While individuals in their sport may require varying psychological approaches, the science of sports psychology is founded on a number of constants. (
  • Psychology has been described as a "hub science" in that medicine tends to draw psychological research via neurology and psychiatry , whereas social sciences most commonly draws directly from sub-disciplines within psychology . (
  • For reinforcement learning in psychology, see Reinforcement and Operant conditioning . (
  • Sport psychology principles are of particular application in the athlete's development of a feedback loop, where the constant analysis, reevaluation, and refocusing of training and competitive direction, occurs regarding performance. (
  • The reinforcement principles are backward," said Paul Slovic, who studies the psychology of risk at the University of Oregon. (
  • We can be trained to do things via behavioral principles, and we respond to things like conditioning and reinforcement. (
  • The American philosopher William James published his seminal book, Principles of Psychology, in 1890, laying the foundations for many of the questions that psychologists would focus on for years to come. (
  • We all use the principles of psychology daily without realizing it. (
  • As our previous work has utilized durations and reinforcement probabilities more discrepant than those used here, these data suggest that the processes underlying the integration/selection decision for time are based on cue value. (
  • This is similar to processes that appear to occur in animal psychology. (
  • The conditioned incentive paradigm therefore provides a relatively specific way to test the hypothesis that intra-accumbens amphetamine increases incentive salience attribution without being confounded by response reinforcement processes. (
  • Both reinforcement contingencies and working memory relate to acquisition performance. (
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  • In our previous work, the two component cues were reinforced with different probabilities (short=20%, long=80%) to equate response rates, and we found that the compound peak time was biased toward the cue with the higher reinforcement probability. (
  • We found that the time of peak responding shifted as a function of the relative reinforcement probability of the component cues, becoming earlier as the relative likelihood of reinforcement associated with the short cue increased. (
  • In general, authors observed that independently of the physical dimension of stimuli those correlated with the lowest reinforcement probability controlled a higher response frequency than the ones correlated with the highest probability. (
  • The Thrill of the Chase - Betting is based on a variable partial reinforcement schedule, meaning that you can't really predict when you'll be rewarded again. (
  • Conditioned activity and instrumental reinforcement following long-term oral consumption of cocaine by rats. (
  • On test days, the rats received bilateral microinjection of intra-accumbens vehicle or amphetamine (0.0, 2.0, 10.0, or 20.0 μg/0.5 μl), and lever pressing was tested in the absence of any reinforcement contingency, while the Pavlovian cue alone was freely presented at intervals throughout the session. (
  • A series of focus questions will guide specific literature reviews to address key concerns such as which factors motivate people to gamble, whether intrinsic or extrinsic motivators are more important as motivators and what the role of reinforcement is in motivating people to gamble. (
  • Extrinsic reinforcement in the classroom: Bribery or best practice. (
  • Inspired by approaches from reinforcement learning theory, which describes how decisions are driven by the unexpectedness of outcomes, accounts of the neural basis of prosocial learning, observational learning, mentalising and impression formation have been developed. (
  • Unstructured learning problems without well-defined rewards are unsuitable for current reinforcement learning (RL) approaches. (
  • Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 32 , 247-249. (
  • Journal of Clinical Psychology , 44 (2), 198-202. (
  • The PRF extinction effect was confirmed: We observed slower acquisition and extinction in the PRF condition as compared to the continuous reinforcement (CRF) condition. (
  • results in slower acquisition of a response but much greater resistance to extinction than does continuous reinforcement. (
  • 2015. The effect of reinforcement magnitude on skill acquisition with children with autism . (
  • Similarly, amphetamine sensitization enhanced the acquisition of cue-elicited approach to a cup for sucrose reinforcement ( Harmer and Phillips, 1998 , 1999a ), perhaps reflecting excessive incentive salience attribution to the sucrose cue. (
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  • Here, we examined the influence that different reinforcement probabilities have on the temporal location and shape of the compound response function. (
  • DELTA] subcycles, which in turn were respectively correlated with exclusive (i.e., 1 and 0) or complementary (e.g., .75 y .25) reinforcement probabilities. (
  • Describe Psychology briefly, identify notable psychologists, and describe key experiments. (
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  • Both of them were collateral effects of the limited-hold reinforcement that characterizes temporally-defined schedules. (
  • [1] Reinforcement learning is one of three basic machine learning paradigms, alongside supervised learning and unsupervised learning . (
  • However, it is unclear from secondary reinforcement paradigms whether the effects of accumbens dopamine actually require response reinforcement by the cue or instead can be mediated purely by the incentive motivational properties of the cue. (
  • By many accounts psychology ultimately aims to benefit society. (
  • Welcome to Basic Psychology , This unit aims to prepare you for an advanced psychology course, such as Introduction to Psychology or Advanced Psychology . (
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  • Skinner significantly extended the analysis of reinforcement. (
  • The theory evolved from Gray's biopsychological theory of personality to incorporate findings from a number of areas in psychology and neuroscience, culminating in a major revision in 2000. (
  • Decision-theoretic concepts permeate experiments and computational models in ethology, psychology, and neuroscience. (
  • Relation between food reinforcement and dopamine genotypes and its effect on food intake in smokers. (
  • OBJECTIVE: We assessed the effects of food reinforcement and the interaction of food reinforcement with the dopamine transporter (SLC6A3) genotype and the dopamine D(2) receptor (DRD(2)) genotype on energy consumption. (
  • RESULTS: Significant interactions between dopamine genotypes and food reinforcement were observed. (
  • CONCLUSIONS: Food reinforcement has a significant effect on energy intake, and the effect is moderated by the dopamine loci SLC6A3 and DRD(2). (
  • Computational modelling of social cognition and behaviour-a reinforcement learning primer. (
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  • Meanwhile, during the 1890s, the Austrian physician Sigmund Freud, who was trained as a neurologist and had no formal training in experimental psychology, had developed a method of psychotherapy known as psychoanalysis. (
  • Behavioral practices such as differential reinforcement are commonly used. (
  • Computational analyses were applied to estimate the degree to which trial-by-trial responses are influenced by reinforcement history. (
  • Fixed-Ration (FR) - reinforcements are given after a fixed number of responses. (
  • In the corresponding terminology, the limited-hold period for reinforcement is called [t.sup.D] subcycle, while that in which responses have no consequences is called [t.sup. (
  • Potential implications for BPT are that decreasing working memory load may enhance the chance of optimally learning through reinforcement. (
  • Reinforcement learning differs from supervised learning in not needing labelled input/output pairs be presented, and in not needing sub-optimal actions to be explicitly corrected. (
  • The environment is typically stated in the form of a Markov decision process (MDP), because many reinforcement learning algorithms for this context use dynamic programming techniques. (
  • [3] The main difference between the classical dynamic programming methods and reinforcement learning algorithms is that the latter do not assume knowledge of an exact mathematical model of the MDP and they target large MDPs where exact methods become infeasible. (
  • Due to its generality, reinforcement learning is studied in many disciplines, such as game theory , control theory , operations research , information theory , simulation-based optimization , multi-agent systems , swarm intelligence , and statistics . (
  • The problems of interest in reinforcement learning have also been studied in the theory of optimal control , which is concerned mostly with the existence and characterization of optimal solutions, and algorithms for their exact computation, and less with learning or approximation, particularly in the absence of a mathematical model of the environment. (
  • In economics and game theory , reinforcement learning may be used to explain how equilibrium may arise under bounded rationality . (
  • This suggests that animals are capable of reinforcement learning. (
  • A basic reinforcement learning agent AI interacts with its environment in discrete time steps. (
  • This article provides the first survey of computational models of emotion in reinforcement learning (RL) agents. (
  • This survey systematically covers the literature on computational models of emotion in reinforcement learning (RL) agents. (
  • Reinforcement learning is different from supervised learning in the sense that accurate input and output sets are not offered, nor sub- optimal actions clearly précised. (
  • one based upon a free energy principle [ 1 ] and the other on optimal control and reinforcement-learning [ 2 - 5 ]. (
  • The resulting behaviour is robust to unexpected or random perturbations and can be used to solve benchmark problems in reinforcement-learning and optimal control: see [ 7 ] for a treatment of the mountain-car problem. (
  • In this paper, we consider the harder problem addressed by reinforcement-learning and other semisupervised schemes. (
  • We will take a dynamical perspective on this problem, which highlights the relationship between active inference and reinforcement-learning and the connection between empirical priors and policies. (
  • Reinforcement learning (RL) is an area of machine learning and AI inspired by behaviorist psychology. (
  • As the student moves into the fluency-building stage of learning, change to reinforcement based on rate of performance (reinforcing both accuracy and fluency in the skill). (
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  • Over the past few years, researchers have been carrying out studies with multiple interacting "agents" that "learn" through the method of Reinforcement Learning. (
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  • Also, cocaine sensitization increased responding for a water cue in a conditioned reinforcement paradigm ( Taylor and Horger, 1999 ), possibly reflecting sensitized incentive salience of the rewarding cue. (
  • Secondary reinforcement is also avoided by not reinforcing the instrumental response with the food cue. (
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