aversive conditioning

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aver′sive condi′tioning


n.
conditioning by linking an unpleasant or noxious stimulus with the performance of undesirable behavior.
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Noun1.aversive conditioning - conditioning to avoid an aversive stimulus
conditioning - a learning process in which an organism's behavior becomes dependent on the occurrence of a stimulus in its environment
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Unfortunately, there are a few people who still use aversive training methods (something that our group does not endorse).
"Aversive training techniques, which include electric shock collars can cause pain and distress," she said.
Mantle said she signed on because the Canine Country Club avoids the traditional aversive training and instead rewards the dogs for good behavior.