Theodore A Hoch

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Sixty-two adults with mental retardation of heterogeneous etiology performed four facial emotion discrimination tasks and two facial nonemotion tasks. Staff members familiar with the participants completed measures of social adjustment (the Socialization and Communication domains of the Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scales and the Social Performance Survey(More)
(2001). An assessment of food acceptance in children with autism or pervasive developmental disorder-not otherwise specified. Dietary diversity is associated with child nutritional status: evidence from 11 demographic and health surveys. (2010). Food selectivity in children with autism spectrum disorders and typically developing children. (2010). Food(More)
Swallow induction has been used to shape swallowing behavior in dysphagic children and to accelerate swallowing in nondysphagic children with profound mental retardation who display primitive swallows. Swallow induction may be considered a type of prompt. This project coupled swallow induction with a modified delayed prompting paradigm to establish eating(More)
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