Through avoidance of emotion-evoking stimuli, the individual becomes more sensitive to these stimuli (i.e., dishabituation
Second, both inpatient and day hospital settings were the main sites of treatment, which allow for a close and daily monitoring of patients and its process of detoxification and dishabituation
. This fact might have facilitated the good results of the study in interaction with methadone.
Using this procedure, they compared a group of subjects who were required to perform an attending response (which was supposed to produce dishabituation
) with a control group that was not expected to make such response.
Habituation and dishabituation
: interactions between peripheral and central nervous systems in Aplysia.
Stimulus omission and dishabituation
of the skin conductance response.
According to Puddu and Fanos (2012), cognitive functions of habituation and dishabituation
allow low-frequency sound perception, while representing the earliest stages of language learning as early as the 27th week of gestation.
Seven days later, another habituation session was conducted in the same setting; unbeknownst to the same volunteer as before, an extraneous auditory event was included in this session in hopes of observing dishabituation
. One of the properties of habituation is that presentation of an irrelevant stimulus will result in the recovery of the habituated response to the US, termed dishabituation
(Groves and Thompson, 1970; Thompson & Spencer, 1966).
Researchers often assess auditory perception in infants by using so-called habituation and dishabituation
methods, for example, by measuring non-nutritive sucking or changes in heart rate, all of which, on the present account, qualify as perceptual behaviors.
Orienting, habituation, and information processing: The effects of omission, the role of expectancy, and the problem of dishabituation
. En P.J.
This new response is known as dishabituation
(Burrell et al., 2001).
or preferential looking) if the novel colour was from the same category, even though the difference between the original colour and the novel colour was above threshold.