ERIC Number: ED122553
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Aversive Stimulation -- Criteria for Application.
O'Donnell, Patrick A.; Ohlson, Glenn A.
Criteria for applying aversive stimulation with severely handicapped children are examined, and practical and ethical issues are considered. Factors seen to influence punishment outcomes include timing, intensity, and schedule of reinforcement. Suggested is the need for further research on the comparative effectiveness of positive and negative reinforcement on similar behaviors. (CL)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Annual International Convention, The Council for Exceptional Children (54th, Chicago, Illinois, April 4-9, 1976)