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health psychology

 area of psychology thataims to understand why people become ill, how they stay healthy and how they respond and copewith illness.

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Psychology term of the day

June 19th 2021


in operantconditioning, a method to increase the probability and strength of aresponse by removing or withholding an aversive stimuli  (negative reinforcer)