In this unit we review positive punishment procedures such as; overcorrection, response blocking, and response blocking and redirection which is a variation of response blocking. Then we explore punishment procedures in detail. Next, we review negative punishment procedures such as; time out and response cost. We conclude with a review of the potential side-effects of punishment.
Participants will learn:
1) To identify and explain strategies punishment procedures
2) The differences between positive and negative punishment procedures
3) To identify the possible side-effects of punishment
4) Guidelines and ethical considerations related to punishment procedures.
Paraprofessionals, Professionals, & Family Members