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ERIC Number: EJ467051
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0021-8855
The Use of Wrist Weights to Reduce Self-Injury Maintained by Sensory Reinforcement.
Van Houten, Ron
Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, v26 n2 p197-203 Sum 1993
This study effectively eliminated face-slapping behavior in a 10-year-old boy with severe developmental disability and autistic characteristics. The subject wore wrist weights for up to 30 minutes each day. Face slapping did not occur during a follow-up check conducted five months after study completion. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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