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ERIC Number: EJ676233
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0891-4222
Assessment of Aberrant Behavior Maintained by Wheelchair Movement in a Child with Developmental Disabilities.
DeLeon, Iser G.; Kahng, SungWoo; Rodriguez-Catter, Vanessa; Sveinsdottir, Ingibjorg; Sadler, Christine
Research in Developmental Disabilities, v24 n5 p381-90 Sep-Oct 2003
An adolescent with developmental disabilities who used a wheelchair was anecdotally observed to display little aggressive behavior when being pushed, but higher rates when movement was terminated. A functional analysis confirmed the elevated aggression and the child was taught to request movement through appropriate means. Aggression decreased under treatment conditions. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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