eBook Challenging Behavior, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0124017258
  • ISBN-13: 9780124017252
  • DDC: 616.8588
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 392 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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International Review of Research in Developmental Disabilities is an ongoing scholarly look at research into the causes, effects, classification systems, syndromes, etc. of developmental disabilities. Contributors come from wide-ranging perspectives, including genetics, psychology, education, and other health and behavioral sciences. Volume 44 of the series offers chapters on challenging behavior.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Serial Editor.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Behavioral, Psychological, and Biological Aspects of Challenging Behaviors.
2: Early Signs and Early Behavioral Intervention of Challenging Behavior.
3: Biological Vulnerability and Risk for Self-Injury in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.
4: From Causes of Aggression to Interventions: The Importance of Context.
5: Criminal Behavior, Offending and Pathways into Forensic Intellectual Disability Services.
6: Feeding Disorders.
7: Causal Models of Clinically Significant Behaviors in Angelman, Cornelia de Lange, Prader–Willi and Smith–Magenis Syndromes.
8: Theory Developments and Intervention.
9: Recent Developments in Behavioral Intervention Informed by Basic Research.
10: Parent Training Interventions to Reduce Challenging Behavior in Children with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.
11: Pharmacological Intervention for Disruptive Behaviors in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities: The Glass is Half Full.
Contents of Previous Volumes.