ERIC Number: EJ211145
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Jun
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Self-Injury in the De Lange Syndrome.
Singh, N. N.; Pulman, Ruth M.
Journal of Mental Deficiency Research, v23 n2 p79-84 Jun 1979
Psychological treatment techniques for the control of self-injury in a 13-year-old male with de Lange syndrome (a rare disorder characterized by retarded mental and physical development) are presented. Techniques, which included mild punishment, time out, and differential reinforcement, produced a clinically significant control of self-injurious behavior. (PHR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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