Critical Evaluation of the Token Economy
The accomplishments of the token economy have been impressive. Although early programs in the field effected notable change, the techniques for changing behavior, for ensuring responsiveness of patients who do not initially respond to the contingencies, and for maintaining behavior and developing transfer have evolved considerably. Overall, the technical advances have been marked.
KeywordsBehavior Change Intrinsic Motivation Psychiatric Patient Target Behavior Social Validation
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