ERIC Number: ED046183
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Mental Retardation 1970: Selected Papers from the 94th Annual Meeting of the American Association on Mental Deficiency (Washington, D.C., May, 1970).
Gardner, James M., Ed.
Papers dealing with behavior modification, presented at the annual meeting of the American Association on Mental Deficiency (94th, Washington, D.C., May, 1970), are given in a two volume series. Volume 1 deals with the theoretical papers on behavior modification. Burton Blatt urges much needed reform in the mental institutions of today; ground rules for behavior modification as applied to the educational setting are discussed by Donald MacMillan; Steven Forness talks about behavior modification as an educational and training tool; measurement of adaptive behaviors for programing in residential institutions is explored by Earl Balthazar; and Sherman Yen discusses the mental health technician in the psychological service. (CD)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Orient State Inst., OH.
Identifiers: American Association on Mental Deficiency
Note: Vol 1, Theoretical Papers