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consequent control

abehavioural measure in which the intervention follows thebehaviour to be changed. Consequent procedures can affectbehaviours by using pleasant or unpleasant consequences(positive or negative reinforcement or punishment) to maketheir performance more or less likely or through the use offeedback.

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October 28th 2021

action potential

 the nerveimpulse that travels down the axon andtriggers the release of neurotransmittersintoa synapse.