aversion therapy

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any technique of behavior modification that uses unpleasant stimuli in a controlled fashion to alter behavior in a therapeutic way

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Taste aversion conditioning in free-ranging raccoons, Procyon lotor.
In aversion conditioning, a captured problem bear is tagged and transported to a wildlife management area.
Then, in a context separate from that of the aversion conditioning, the four squads were trained to run to water (R) or no water (N) goal events in a double-alternation pattern (RRNNRRNN) with eight trials a day over 8 consecutive days.
Specifically, the rat's pronounced responding to A odor in the runway from a rat receiving a signal of illness suggests this odor is similar to the odor the rat experienced during its prior aversion conditioning trials, whether this latter odor emanated from itself or a nearby ill rat.
Potentiation of taste by another taste during compound aversion conditioning.