Short Synopsis: Operant behaviors are more effective at extinguishing fear responses than counterconditioning alone.
Authors: Brian L. Thomas, Marlo Cutler, Cheryl Novak
Publication: Learning and Motivation, Volume 43, Issues 1–2, May 2012, Pages 24-34
Publication Date: May 2012
Applies To: Reducing fear.
Limitations/Drawbacks: Study was done on rats. Unclear if it would also work to reduce arousal or frustration (for reactive dogs).