ERIC Number: EJ289803
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Implementing and Maintaining a Behavioral Treatment System In an Institutional Setting.
Slama, Katherine M.; Bannerman, Diane J.
Analysis and Intervention in Developmental Disabilities, Sociopolitics of Behavioral Programs in Institutions and Community Agencies v3 n2-3 p171-91 1983
A program is described in which institutional staff were successfully trained to use behavioral principles with severely retarded aggressive adults. Group training (self-care instruction, token economy, social skills and activity programing) as well as individualized training are described along with such organizational aspects as team structure and administrative support. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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