Crime and Negative Punishment: How to Eliminate Unwanted Behavior in a Toddler

Most of us know that operant conditioning is the primary method of learning, and the best method for teaching across the animal kingdom. But sometimes it’s easy to forget that it works just as well on people.

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About Laura VanArendonk Baugh CPDT-KA KPACTP

Laura was born at a very young age and started playing with animals immediately after. She never grew out of it, and it looks to be incurable. She is the author of the bestselling FIRED UP, FRANTIC, AND FREAKED OUT. She owns Canines In Action, Inc. in Indianapolis, speaks at workshops and seminars, and is also a Karen Pryor Academy faculty member.
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  1. Ha! I have to admit, part of the reason I want to learn this method of teaching is because I think it’s highly applicable to children. 🙂

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