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ERIC Number: EJ562682
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0891-4222
The Treatment of Severe Self-Injurious Behavior by the Systematic Fading of Restraints: Effects of Self-Injury, Self-Restraint, Adaptive Behavior, and Behavioral Correlates of Affect.
Oliver, Chris; Hall, Scott; Hales, Jackie; Watts, Derek; Murphy, Glynis
Research in Developmental Disabilities, v19 n2 p143-65 Mar-Apr 1998
This study examined the effects of introducing flexion into a straight-arm splint, on self-injurious behavior (SIB), self-restraint, adaptive behavior, and behavioral correlates of affect for three individuals with severe mental retardation. For two individuals, SIB was reduced to zero, while overall level of restriction was also significantly reduced. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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