Abstinence Violation Effect, Overcoming it

This approach would be applicable to recovered depressed patients and would serve as a means of preventing relapse. Teasdale and colleagues provide a description of this training which teaches generic psychological, self-control skills and can be used on a continuing basis to maintain skills after initial training. While no data on the effectiveness of this […]

Women, Infants, and Children WIC

Negative punishment involves removing a desirable stimulus to decrease the likelihood of a behavior. Positive reinforcement involves adding a desirable stimulus to increase the likelihood of a behavior. Started more than 30 years ago, the program now has more than 690 published papers and more than 240 clinical trials, studies, and evaluations. Triple P offers […]