Using objects of obsession as token reinforcers for children with autism.

@article{CharlopChristy1998UsingOO,
  title={Using objects of obsession as token reinforcers for children with autism.},
  author={Marjorie H. Charlop-Christy and Laura Haymes},
  journal={Journal of autism and developmental disorders},
  year={1998},
  volume={28 3},
  pages={189-98}
}
We assessed the effectiveness of using objects of obsession as token reinforcers to increase task performance for children with autism. The use of obsessions as tokens (e.g., letter "A", a picture of a train) was compared with the use of typical tokens (e.g., stars, happy faces). A multiple baseline design across children with a reversal within child was used. Data were collected on percentage correct of task responses and on the occurrence of inappropriate behaviors during work sessions… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, results, connections, and topics extracted from this paper.
13 Extracted Citations
20 Extracted References
Similar Papers

Citing Papers

Publications influenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 13 extracted citations

Referenced Papers

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 20 references

Autism

  • L. Schreibman
  • Newbury Park, CA: Sage.
  • 1988
Highly Influential
5 Excerpts

Token economy with autistic children for physical activity

  • Mangus, Henderson
  • Perceptual and Motor Skills,
  • 1986

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…