ERIC Number: EJ612981
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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A Quasi-Experimental Study on the Effect of Electrical Aversion Treatment on Imposed Mechanical Restraint for Severe Self-Injurious Behavior.
Duker, Pieter C.; Seys, Daniel M.
Research in Developmental Disabilities, v21 n4 p235-42 Jul-Aug 2000
Comparison of eight individuals with mental retardation and severe, life-threatening, self-injurious behavior who received electrical aversive treatment with eight similar individuals who did not receive this treatment found that, over a 3-year period, electrical aversion treatment significantly reduced the degree of imposed mechanical restraints. (Contains nine references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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