• The effects of extinction on positive and negative reinforcement 

    Healzer, Olivia (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2022)
    A controversial topic in Applied Behavior Analysis is whether there needs to be a distinction between positive and negative reinforcement. Some researchers argue there is no need for the distinction because the overall ...
  • The effects of script training on sociodramatic play 

    Condict, Kendall (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2022)
    Script training has been effective in teaching various play skills to children with autism. The current study taught thematic scenarios using script training to three children with autism. All three participants' scripted ...
  • Evaluation of a latency-based competing stimulus assessment (LBCSA) 

    Imler, Madison (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2022)
    A competing stimulus assessment (CSA) is used in the treatment of automatically maintained problem behavior to identify items that compete with the sensory consequences that are associated with the targeted problem behavior. ...