ERIC Number: EJ549084
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Etiological Factors and Behavioural Reduction Procedures for Use with Preschool Children with Behavioural Disorders: Analysis and Recommendations.
O'Reilly, Stacy; McLaughlin, T. F.
B.C. Journal of Special Education, v21 n1 p60-72 1997
Examines and analyzes factors responsible for the increasing prevalence and incidence of preschool children with behavior disorders. The research indicates the use of drug therapy, time out, extinction and positive reinforcement, overcorrection procedures, and modeling can be effective reduction strategies for behavior problems. Early intervention is urged. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: The National Agenda for Achieving Better Results for Children and Youth with Serious Emotional Disturbance--Part II.