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Behavior Tips from Robert Schramm, MA, BCBA

Robert is the author of the fantastic text Educate Toward Recovery: Turning the Tables on Autism Available at Lulu.com Order the book for more great behavioral advice. Follow these 7 steps almost religiously:
  1. Restrict Reinforcers.
  2. Pair with positive reinforcement.
  3. Always say what you mean and meaning what you say.
  4. As often as possible follow good choice making with reinforcement.
  5. Understand your child's priorities as well as your own.
  6. As often as possible follow inappropriate choice making with no reinforcement.
  7. Use mini-consequences to keep your child on target as much as possible.
For information on what these steps mean, and how to do them, buy the book. It is excellent.