ERIC Number: EJ376304
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Alternative Strategies and Multiple Outcomes in the Remediation of Severe Self-Injury: Going "All Out" Nonaversively.
Berkman, Karen A.; Meyer, Luanna H.
Journal of the Association for Persons with Severe Handicaps (JASH), v13 n2 p76-86 Sum 1988
The case study describes various treatments implemented over a three-year period to reduce and eliminate multiple and severe self-injurious behaviors in a 45-year-old retarded and psychotic institutionalized man. Nonaversive intervention and community involvement was associated with positive behavior change and eventual community placement. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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