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What is the Partial reinforcement effect?

The behavior is harder to extinguish because the behavior hasn't been consistently reinforced.


what are the 4 effects of extinction?

1.extinction induced aggression
2. Extinction burst
3. Extinction induced resurgence- trying a previously reinforced behavior
4. topography of a behavior changed


What is extinction burst?

a burst of increased behavior before extinction


4 guidelines for the use of of extinction

1. Identify the reinforcer
2. Can you eliminate it
3. Is it safe to eliminate it
4. Can extinction burst be tolerated.