ERIC Number: EJ623098
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Variable-Time Reinforcement Schedules in the Treatment of Socially Maintained Problem Behavior.
Van Camp, Carole M.; Lerman, Dorothea C.; Kelley, Michael E.; Contrucci, Stephanie A.; Vorndran, Christina M.
Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, v33 n4 p545-57 Win 2000
The efficacy of noncontingent reinforcement with variable-time (VT) schedules was evaluated by comparing the effects of VT and fixed-time (FT) reinforcement schedules with two individuals with moderate to severe mental retardation and severe behavior problems. Both VT and FT schedules were effective in reducing problem behavior. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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