Maintenance of therapeutic change by momentary DRO.

  title={Maintenance of therapeutic change by momentary DRO.},
  author={Lyle E. Barton and Andrew Robert. Brulle and Alan C. Repp},
  journal={Journal of applied behavior analysis},
  volume={19 3},
Differential reinforcement of other behavior (DRO) involves delivery of reinforcement at the end of an interval during which the target behavior has not occurred. Momentary DRO, however, is a procedure in which reinforcement is delivered if a response did not occur at the end of an interval. We examined the extent to which momentary DRO maintained suppression, following initial treatment with whole-interval DRO, of nine retarded students' maladaptive behavior. Results indicate that momentary… CONTINUE READING