ERIC Number: EJ448546
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Applied Behavior Analysis: Its Impact on the Treatment of Mentally Retarded Emotionally Disturbed People.
Matson, Johnny L.; Coe, David A.
Research in Developmental Disabilities, v13 n2 p171-89 1992
This article reviews applications of the applied behavior analysis ideas of B. F. Skinner and others to persons with both mental retardation and emotional disturbance. The review examines implications of behavior analysis for operant conditioning and radical behaviorism, schedules of reinforcement, and emotion and mental illness. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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