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ERIC Number: EJ627997
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1362-3613
Treatment of Sleep Problems in a 5-Year-Old Boy with Autism Using Behavioural Principles.
Weiskop, Sophie; Matthews, Jan; Richdale, Amanda
Autism: The International Journal of Research and Practice, v5 n2 p209-21 Jun 2001
This article describes the successful treatment of sleep problems in a 5-year-old boy with autism. The intervention was based on behavioral principles and involved the parents attending an individually run parent training program. The parents learned how to use a bedtime routine, reinforcement, effective instructions, partner support strategies, and extinction procedures. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Australia