ERIC Number: EJ289801
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Behavioral Staff Management in Institutions: A Critical Review of Effectiveness and Acceptability.
Reid, Dennis H.; Whitman, Thomas L.
Analysis and Intervention in Developmental Disabilities, Sociopolitics of Behavioral Programs in Institutions and Community Agencies v3 n2-3 p131-49 1983
The paper reviews research on behavioral staff management strategies in institutions for developmentally disabled persons, considering procedural effectiveness of four approaches: antecedent, contingency management, self-control, and multifaceted interventions. Methodological problems in the research are noted, along with needs for research on such topics as evaluation of punishment strategies. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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