- Words: 10021
- Length: 25 Pages
- Topic: Disease
- Paper #: 93835103
Activities to Reduce Inappropriate Behaviors Displayed by Children With Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities
The purpose of this dissertation study is to test the effectiveness of an everyday activities-based protocol (Holm, Santangelo, Fromuth, Brown & Walter, 2000) for managing challenging and disruptive behaviors of 13- to 23-year-old residential students (male and female) with Autism who live at Melmark Homes, Inc., of southeastern Pennsylvania, and attend school or adult day programs.