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Project Title

Project Title

Comparing the effects of DRO & DRL schedules on problem behavior

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

Sassi, Jess

Description

Description

This study compared two treatments for problem behavior. In the DRO treatment, reinforcers were available after a period of time in which the problem behavior did not occur. In the DRL schedule, reinforcers were available after a period of time in which reduced rates of problem behavior occurred. Results to date showed that the treatments were equally effective in reducing behavior for two subjects. Data presented at ABAI 2016.

Funder

Funder

The New England Center for Children

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

1143

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

2014

Strategic Plan Question

Strategic Plan Question

Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help?

Strategic Plan Objective

Strategic Plan Objective

Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount. 4SH. Support at least two studies that focus on research on health promotion and prevention of secondary conditions in people with ASD by 2012. Secondary conditions of interest include weight issues and obesity, injury, and co-occurring psychiatric and medical conditions. IACC Recommended Budget: $5,000,000 over 3 years.

Project Link

Project Link

No link available.

Institution

Institution

New England Center for Children

State/Country

State/Country

Massachusetts

Project Number

Project Number

Federal or Private?

Federal or Private?

Private

Received ARRA Funding?

Received ARRA Funding?

No

History/Related Projects

History/Related Projects

Comparing the effects of DRO & DRL schedules on problem behavior | 1680 | 2015 |

 
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