A Behavioral Weight Reduction Model for Moderately Mentally Retarded Adolescents
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Technology and Media Division of the Council for Exceptional Children
Journal of Special Education Technology
A behavioral weight reduction treatment and maintenance program for moderately mentally retarded adolescents which involves six phases from background information collection to followup relies on stimulus control procedures to modify eating behaviors. Data from pilot studies show an average weekly weight loss of .5 to 1 pound per S. (CL)
Rotatori, Anthony F.; Mauser, August; and Fox, Robert A., "A Behavioral Weight Reduction Model for Moderately Mentally Retarded Adolescents" (1980). College of Education Faculty Research and Publications. 312.