Develop a operant conditioning plan to quit smoking.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 10:40 pm ad1c9bdddf
In operant conditioning, behaviour is influenced by its consequences. Behaviour will decrease if it is typically followed by a negative consequence and it will increase if it is typically followed by a positive consequence. When a behaviour decreases because of its consequences, we call that consequence a 'punishment'. When a behaviour ...
The solution explains the basic concept of operant conditioning and provides an example of how it could be used to decrease smoking behaviour.