Contingency management

What is Contingency management?

Contingency management meaning In medicine, a treatment plan that gives immediate rewards for desired changes in behavior. It is based on the principle that if a good behavior is rewarded, it is more likely to be repeated. This is often used in the treatment of drug and alcohol abuse, and is being studied as a smoking cessation method.

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

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