ERIC Number: EJ464013
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Replacing Challenging Behavior: The Role of Communication Intervention.
Reichle, Joe; Johnston, Susan S.
Topics in Language Disorders, v13 n3 p61-76 May 1993
This paper examines the functions of challenging behavior in individuals with mental retardation, methods for determining the function of a particular behavior, strategies for implementing initial communicative functions that compete with challenging behavior, and procedures that specifically address attention-motivated and escape-or-avoidance-motivated challenging behaviors. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: Adults with Mental Retardation: Maximizing Communicative Competence.