Archive for February, 2014

Why is making good choices really difficult

| February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
Why is making good choices really difficult

Can classical conditioning help us get rid of our bad habits? Dr. Ivan Pavlov, a Russian physiologist, in his ground breaking study on the learning theory dealt with reflexive or instantaneous reaction to a conditioned stimulus. Many of us are aware of his famous experiment with a dog where he started with two naturally paired […]

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Our Habits and Operant Conditioning

| February 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
Our Habits and Operant Conditioning

Perhaps we can all agree that by changing our behaviour or how we react and respond to situations, we can bring changes to our lives. At the same time, we probably can agree that changing our behaviours or getting rid of our habits is not all that easy. In fact, there is an old saying […]

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