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Reinforcement for Children with ADD

Praise Reinforcement is defined as anything that increases the strength of a behavior. If your child does something that pleases you and you praise her for it, she does it again. The more powerful the reinforcer, the more likely the behavior will occur again. People respond to different types of reinforcers; for example, some of […]

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How to Motivate Aspergers Children

Question I am looking for more tips on how to get a 9-year-old with Aspergers to enjoy writing more. Answer Aspergers kids respond best when their motivation level is high; when the answer to the question “What’s in it for me?” is something an Aspergers youngster most wants or desires. Kids with Aspergers never really […]

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