ERIC Number: EJ583817
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
A Validity Study on the Questions about Behavioral Function (QABF) Scale: Predicting Treatment Success for Self-Injury, Aggression, and Stereotypies.
Matson, Johnny L.; Bamburg, Jay W.; Cherry, Katie E.; Paclawskyj, Theodosia R.
Research in Developmental Disabilities, v20 n2 p163-75 Mar-Apr 1999
A study investigated the validity of the Questions about Behavioral Function, a checklist designed to assess antecedent behavior, using a sample of 398 persons with mental retardation and self-injurious behavior, aggression, or stereotypies. The checklist was used successfully to derive clear behavioral functions across all three target behaviors. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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