ERIC Number: ED258391
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Suggestions for the Use of Selected Behavioral Management Techniques.
Jackson, Cynthia; Yovanovich, Sue Ann
The manual provides an overview of issues associated with policies and practices in behavior management techniques. Legal, ethical, and programmatic issues are addressed in the first chapter which reviews pertinent court cases and focuses on the implications of punishment for behavior change. Section 2 contains suggestions for developing, implementing, and evaluating local policy for the use of behavioral management techniques. General principles for behavior management programs are addressed in section 3 which also contains information on the role of assessment and a review of selected behavioral change procedures from positive to highly aversive procedures. Extensive appendixes include sample policy statements and forms and a bibliography/resource list. (CL)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Policymakers
Authoring Institution: Indiana State Dept. of Public Instruction, Indianapolis. Div. of Special Education.; Indiana Council of Administrators of Special Eduation.
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the Council for Exceptional Children (63rd, Anaheim, CA, April 15-19, 1985).