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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A field study of 93 male and 93 female CMHC outpatients examined the facilitation of smoking cessation by combining hypnosis and aversion treatments.
In fact, there is very little variation in investment behavior across any of the illusion of control or ambiguity aversion treatments.
In our ambiguity aversion treatments, people chose a success color (red or black).