ERIC Number: EJ502957
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Effects of Task Size on Work-Related and Aberrant Behaviors of Youths with Autism and Mental Retardation.
Sweeney, Holly Morsbach; LeBlanc, Judith M.
Research in Developmental Disabilities, v16 n2 p97-115 Mar-Apr 1995
This study analyzed effects of repetitive task size on rate of responding and behavior of five adolescents with autism and mental retardation. Compared to large-task conditions, small-task conditions resulted in higher on-task behavior and better work-related behavior for all participants and higher work rate for four participants. (Author/PB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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