ERIC Number: EJ439600
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Putting on and Removing Coats and Jackets: The Acquisition and Maintenance of Skills by Children with Severe Multiple Disabilities.
Reese, Gail M.; Snell, Martha E.
Education and Training in Mental Retardation, v26 n4 p398-410 Dec 1991
A system of graduated guidance was used to teach three children (ages six through nine) with severe multiple disabilities to don and remove their jackets and coats independently. The training approach involved initial use of oversized garments, fading of guidance, and individualized reinforcement. Skill maintenance and generalization were also evaluated. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Primary Education
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A