ERIC Number: EJ308396
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
The Effects of a Sensory Extinction Procedure on Stereotypic Sounds of Two Autistic Children.
Aiken, John M.; Salzberg, Charles L.
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v14 n3 p291-99 Sep 1984
A sensory extinction procedure (white noise programed through earphones) substantially reduced the stereotypic vocalization of two autistic children (9 years old) but had little practical effect on the clapping and object-dropping responses. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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