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By John Clements

Individuals with developmental disabilities occasionally behave in ways in which others, or they themselves, regard as challenging. This unique publication is ready what practitioners can do to make experience of these behaviors in order that members might be extra successfully supported. the writer deals sensible concepts for collecting and examining information regarding behaviors, in partnership with the person involved, with a view to achieve an invaluable realizing of why a selected habit happens. The inclusion of case histories, with corresponding habit plans, sincerely demonstrates the real-life software of review tools. With its powerful emphasis at the significance of creating equitable, respectful relationships among pros and other people with studying disabilities, it is a e-book that execs interested in the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities will locate valuable.

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Referring to them as ‘modes’ is a device for promoting understanding, not necessarily a literal description about how we function. They interact to guide us towards an understanding of the issues for the other person that are indicated by the behavior which gives rise to concern. ) what it is that the person does that gives rise to concern. The concern may be expressed by others and/or by the person himself. Fuzzy terms such as outbursts, tantrums, aggression, obsessions, manipulation, disturbance will not do at this stage.

Thus, if we are going to do a competent job at making sense of behavior we need a well-defined, broad-based framework that guides us through the assessment process in a way that makes it likely that we will identify as many of the contributory factors as possible. 1. At present there is no such agreed framework although a number of writers have made very significant attempts to broaden the base of our understanding (see the Acknowledgements, and the Resources list at the end of the book). Drawing upon this body of work the present chapter will try to identify the elements in such a framework, the bases that need to be covered and the areas about which information should be gathered.

These are ongoing situations that tend to be associated with the behavior occurring. They are measured in minutes and hours rather than days or weeks. Their role may be directly motivational; they generate the wants or needs that the individual will act to deal with – they are in that sense like the antecedent establishing operations. They may also contribute to escalating arousal and increasing the likelihood of loss of inhibitory control. They are sometimes referred to as setting conditions or ecological conditions.

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