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Thursday, December 14 • 4:30pm - 6:30pm
The Effects of Positive Behavior Support on Yelling Behaviors and Social Interaction Behaviors of Toddler with Developmental Delay LIMITED

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The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of positive behavior support on yelling behaviors and social interaction behaviors of toddler with developmental delay. The subject of this study was a 31months toddler with developmental delay. The individualized PBS consisted of intervention of antecedents & setting events, alternative behavior instruction, and consequences . The ABAB reversal design was utilized as a research design. The frequency of behaviors were measured using event recording. The results of this study were as follows: First, the positive behavior intervention reduced the frequency of yelling behaviors. Secondly, the positive behavior intervention increased the frequency of social interaction behaviors. In conclusion, the individualized positive behavior intervention reduced the frequency of yelling behaviors and increased the frequency of social interaction behaviors. Therefore, the overall quality of life of toddler with developmental delay has shown to be improved.


Thursday December 14, 2017 4:30pm - 6:30pm EST
Imperial Ballroom, Salon A 265 Peachtree Center Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30303

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