2001 Presentations

First International Conference of the Association for Behavior Analysis, Venice

Anderson, J., Clark, K., Geckeler, A., Green, G., Holcomb. W., MacDonald, R., & Mansfield, R. (November 2001). Outcomes of an intensive behavioral program for preschoolers with autism or PDD-NOS. Paper presented at the First International Conference of the Association for Behavior Analysis, Venice.

American Speech and Hearing Association, New Orleans

McCann, J., & Occhino, C. (November 2001). Do oral motor exercises affect articulation? Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech and Hearing Association, New Orleans.

Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

Ahearn, W. H. (October 2001). Assessing and treating stereotypy in children with autism spectrum disorder. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Bargas, A., Maher, J. E. M., & Krendel-Ames, S. (October 2001). Comparison of accuracy probe vs. trial-by-trial data in discrete trial teaching sessions with young children with autism. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Carter, L. A., Geckeler, A., & DeBar, R. (October 2001). The effects of choice of activities on behavior exhibited by a young girl with autism. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Castellano, L. & Geckeler, A. (October 2001). A comparison of language skills acquired in joint attention training sessions versus delayed prompt teaching sessions. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Ciccone, F., & Graff, R. B. (October 2001). Evaluating the efficacy of brief multiple-stimulus preference assessments. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Clark , M., & MacDonald, R. (October 2001). Increasing play skills in children using video modeling techniques. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

DeStefano, T. A., & Graff, R. B. (October 2001). Preference assessments for individuals with special needs: Tangible versus pictorial stimuli. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for  Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Edinburg , S. E., Ahearn, W. H., Madden, S., & Metzger, J. (October 2001). Experimental analysis of the variables maintaining vocal stereotypy. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

 

Gibson, L., & Graff, R. B. (October 2001). Using pictures to assess reinforcers in individuals with developmental disabilities. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Gilman, N. (October 2001). A comparison of paired-stimulus versus multiple-stimulus without replacement preference assessments. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Gould, D. D. , & Gould, K. (October 2001). Advanced study in applied behavior analysis. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Graff, R. B. (October 2001). A primer on the BCBA process: What, where, and how. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Hector, J., & Gould, D. D. (October 2001). Using a picture activity schedule to increase showering independence. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Ide, T. A., & McNamara, B. (October 2001). Analogue functional analysis of motor stereotypy. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Kelly, K. H., & Libera, T. C. (October 2001). The effect of choice on decreasing aggressive behavior. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Koziol, J. J., & Gould, D. D. (October 2001). Reducing stereotypic behavior using an overcorrection procedure: Functional Movement Training. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Ochoa, C., & Maher, J. E. M. (October 2001). Feedback, public posting, and goal setting to increase number of teaching opportunities with young children with autism. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

O'Donoghue, C. C., & Gould, D. D. (October 2001). Increasing reciprocal interactions with peer mediation. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Paradise , T. (October 2001). Functional assessment of stereotypy. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Quinn, E. L., & Holcomb, W. L. (October 2001). Increasing spontaneous play statements using video modeling. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Smith, D., Libby, M., & Graff, R. B. (October 2001). Using brief assessments to track changes in stimulus preference and reinforcer effectiveness over time. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Stamm, M. M., & Graff R. B. (October 2001). A comparison of verbal and tangible preference assessments. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Velez, N., & Graff, R. B. (October 2001). Identifying reinforcers: A comparison of tangible and verbal assessment methods. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Amherst, MA.

Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans

Ahearn, W. H., Condon, J., & Lineman, G. (May 2001). Is vocal stereotypy "self- stimulatory?" Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Anderson, J., Gardenier, N., Geckeler, A., Green, G., Holcomb, W., Ide, T., MacDonald, R., & Mansfield, R. (May 2001). A comparison of levels of vocal vs. motor stereotypy across preschool children with autism and typically developing preschool children. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Anderson, J., Gardenier, N., Geckeler, A., Green, G., Holcomb, W., MacDonald, R., Mansfield, R., & Sanchez, J. (May 2001). A comparison of levels of play across preschool children with autism and typically developing preschool children. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Anderson, J., Gardenier, N., Geckeler, A., Green, G., Holcomb, W., MacDonald, R., Mansfield, R., & Sanchez, J. (May 2001). Changes in stereotypy and play of preschool children with autism. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Anderson, J., Gardenier, N., Geckeler, A., Green, G., Holcomb, W., MacDonald, R., Mansfield, R., & Sanchez, J. (May 2001). Stereotypy and play of children with autism and typically developing preschool children. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Castine, T. M., Ahearn, W. H., Lockwood, L., Perhot, N., & Healey, J. J. (May 2001). Extended functional analysis and treatment of multiply-controlled self-injury.

Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans. Frugoli, H., Langer, S., Gould, D. D. , & Towne, A. (May 2001). Functional analysis and treatment of pica. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Galiatsatos, T. & Ahearn, W. H. (May 2001). A comparison of two methods of feeding assessment: Self-feeding and Non self-feeding. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Galiatsatos, T. & Graff, R. B. (May 2001). Using descriptive and functional analyses in the treatment of screaming. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Gardenier, N. C., & Green, G. (May 2001). Fading physical prompts to teach pointing in a match to sample task. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Gardenier, N. C., & MacDonald, R. (May 2001). Measuring stereotypy of short, medium, and long episode lengths. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Gould, D. D., Ahearn, W. H., Cohen-Almedia, D., Graff, R. B., Johnson, C., & Libby, M. (May 2001). Monitoring restrictive procedures: The New England Center for Children's peer review model. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Gould, D. D. , & Cohen-Almeida, D. (May 2001). Review of observation and measurement methods in applied settings. Workshop presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Gould, D. D. , & Karsina, A. (May 2001). Review of behavioral assessment in applied settings. Workshop presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Gould, D. D. , & St. Amand, C. (May 2001). Review of systematic manipulations in applied settings. Workshop presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Graff, R. B., & Ciccone, F. (May 2001). A post-hoc analysis of multiple-stimulus preference assessment results. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Graff, R. B., & Gibson, L. May 2001). A comparison of pictorial and tangible reinforcer assessments. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Green, G., Albert, A., & Clark, K. (May 2001). Auditory and visual discrimination learning by students with autism and mental retardation. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Healey, J. J., & Ahearn, W. H. (May 2001). The relationship between self-injury and restraint: Assessment and treatment. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Healey, J. J., Ahearn, W. H., Kenyon, S. E., Orlando, R. G., & Viera, S. (May 2001). Comparing functional analyses of SIB with and without protective equipment and naltrexone. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Healey, J. J., Clevenger, T. M., Oiler, K. M., & Ahearn, W. H. (May 2001). Functional analysis and treatment of aggression with self-injury as a corollary measure. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Healey, J. J., Viera, S., & Ahearn, W. H. (May 2001). An extended analysis and treatment of multiply-controlled self-injurious behavior. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Klein, M., & Johnson, C. (May 2001). Acquisition of auditory-visual conditional discriminations: Computerized vs. teacher-delivered instruction. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Lundwall, A. (May 2001). Combining descriptive and experimental analyses of aggressive behavior. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Magnusson, A. F., Fortin, H., & Langer, S. (May 2001). A comparison of treatments for escape-maintained challenging behaviors. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Moore, T. R., Graff, R. B., & Cohen-Almeida, D. (May 2001). A comparison of verbal and tangible stimulus-choice reinforcer assessments. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.

Wehmann-Bell, B., Graff, R. B., Johnson, C., & Libby, M. (May 2001). The effects of choice of task sequence on behavior and task performance in individuals with developmental disorders. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, New Orleans.