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Synonyms for reinforcement

a military operation (often involving new supplies of men and materiel) to strengthen a military force or aid in the performance of its mission

information that makes more forcible or convincing

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a device designed to provide additional strength

an act performed to strengthen approved behavior

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The pretest consisted of five examples of positive reinforcement and five nonexamples.
He also emphasizes that positive reinforcement, from either a friend or exercise partner or a professional trainer, is essential for incorporating exercise into your lifestyle long-term.
In a post-Cesar Milan world, there has been a move from his traditional alpha-dog pecking order training to the world of clicker training and positive reinforcement.
Positive reinforcement means that something positive--a treat or a toy--follows a correct action.
Security Guards Services in Austin Town Positive reinforcement is that the most vital facet of coaching job.
But a little positive reinforcement never hurt anyone, which is why we're thrilled to report that we've won three national honors in this year's Edward R.
This process yielded 13 categories that represent the participants' experience of sustainability: Continuous Teaching, Positive Reinforcement, SWPBIS Team Effectiveness, Staff Ownership, School Administrator Involvement, Adaptation, Community of Practice, Use of Data, Involving New Personnel, Access to External Expertise, Maintaining Priority, Staff Turnover, and Conflict of Personal Beliefs/Mistaken Beliefs.
Positive reinforcement is the act of providing an animal with a reward to increase the likelihood of a desirable behavior.
It can't teach patience; but what it can teach is a method of positive reinforcement to quickly get any puppy on a training schedule.
Harnessing the power of positive reinforcement is the quickest and most efficient way to a better workplace culture.
Regular, mild exposure to the things that scared the dog, along with regular positive reinforcement solved the issues.
Ahmed Bu Shehab, Director of Institutional Support at AMAF, said: "We believe that gentle persuasion and positive reinforcement always produce the desired reform.
The present study was conducted to determine whether the child's eating at mealtime could be improved with the application of Positive Reinforcement in the form of rewards.
The program provides positive reinforcement to customers for refilling scripts, encouraging them to stay adherent to prescription regimens.
The benefits of positive reinforcement techniques in animal management have been well documented for mammalian species; however, there are few publications on such programs for birds.