Psychology

Tanya is a 5 year old who sucks her thumb during the day when she is watching TV or not actively engaged in an activity and then as she falls asleep and at intervals throughout the night.

Describe how the parents could use a differential reinforcement procedure and an antecedent control procedure (response prevention) to decrease Tanya’s thumbsucking at night and during the day.

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Dominic is a 4-year-old boy with a number of older brothers and sisters. Dominic began to stutter a couple of months ago. His stuttering involves repeating words or syllables. For example, he might say, “It’s my-my-my turn to go next,” or “I want more a-a-a-applesauce.” He is most likely to stutter when he is excited. His siblings have made fun of him when he stutters and sometimes his parents finish his words or sentences for him.

If this family came to you for advice, what would you advise them to do to help Dominic decrease his stuttering?

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