ERIC Number: EJ553881
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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The Establishing Effects of Client Location on Self-Injurious Behavior.
Adelinis, John D.; Piazza, Cathleen C.; Fisher, Wayne W.; Hanley, Gregory P.
Research in Developmental Disabilities, v18 n5 p383-91 Sep-Oct 1997
Three functional assessments of a client with self-injurious behavior (SIB), indicated that SIB was sensitive to attention as reinforcement and was much higher when the client was in his wheelchair. Levels of SIB remained higher when the client was in his wheelchair, even when consequences for SIB were identical. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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