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Increasing the variety of foods consumed by a picky eater: generalization of effects across caregivers and settings.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20808499     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A multiple baseline across settings was used to evaluate the effects of differential reinforcement of alternative behavior, nonremoval of the fork (Hoch, Babbitt, Coe, Krell, & Hackbert, 1994), and stimulus fading on consumption of food rejected previously. The study was conducted in two separate settings, and caregivers were trained in the intervention technique to increase generalization to natural settings. Food variety increased in both settings.
Authors:
Hildur Valdimarsdóttir; Lilja Yr Halldórsdóttir; Zuilma Gabriela Sigurthardóttir
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of applied behavior analysis     Volume:  43     ISSN:  1938-3703     ISO Abbreviation:  J Appl Behav Anal     Publication Date:  2010 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-09-02     Completed Date:  2011-01-10     Revised Date:  2013-05-29    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0174763     Medline TA:  J Appl Behav Anal     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  101-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
University of Iceland, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Autistic Disorder / psychology*
Caregivers / psychology*
Child, Preschool
Conditioning, Operant
Environment*
Feeding Behavior / psychology*
Food Preferences*
Generalization (Psychology)*
Humans
Male
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