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'''Overcorrection''' is a [[psychotherapeutic technique]] involving the repetition of appropriate behavior after the occurence of an unwanted behavior. This is based on the principle of [[overlearning]].
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In [[behaviour modification]] '''overcorrection''' is a [[psychotherapeutic technique]] involving the repetition of appropriate behavior after the occurence of an unwanted behavior. This is based on the principle of [[overlearning]].
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It is particularly used when teaching people with [[intellectual disabilities]].
   
 
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In behaviour modification overcorrection is a psychotherapeutic technique involving the repetition of appropriate behavior after the occurence of an unwanted behavior. This is based on the principle of overlearning.

It is particularly used when teaching people with intellectual disabilities.


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