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ERIC Number: EJ148701
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1976
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Reduction of Hand-Mouthing Behavior of a Profoundly Retarded, Multiply-Handicapped Student
Hopper, Christine; And Others
Child Study Journal, 6, 3, 113-126, 76
Describes a successful intervention procedure utilizing operant conditioning techniques that reduced the high frequency of inappropriate behavior of a retarded girl in a residential facility. Three teachers, in three different instructional settings, mildly punished each incident of hand-mouthing while concurrently teaching more functional directly incompatible skills through a reinforcement procedure. (MS)
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