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aversive conditioning

noun, Psychology, Psychiatry.
a type of behavior conditioning in which noxious stimuli are associated with undesirable or unwanted behavior that is to be modified or abolished, as the use of nausea-inducing drugs in the treatment of alcoholism.
Also called aversive therapy, aversion therapy. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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