ERIC Number: EJ647149
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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Behavioral Treatment of Self-Injury, 1964 to 2000.
Kahng, SungWoo; Iwata, Brian A.; Lewin, Adam B.
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v107 n3 p212-21 May 2002
An analysis of 396 articles (that included 706 participants) on the treatment of self-injurious behavior found the use of reinforcement-based interventions has increased during the past decade, whereas the use of punishment-based interventions has decreased slightly; both of these trends coincide with an increase in the use of functional assessments. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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