What will happen when the individual displays the desired behaviour?

  • Provide tailored adult attention
    Give the individual some specific adult attention e.g. some positive feedback.
  • Given additional time of preferred activity
    Individual is given some extra time on their preferred activity after the task is complete.
  • Verbal acknowledgement of compliance or success
    Praise or positive feedback. This may need to be done without anyone around the individual hearing.
  • Assign free time or choice of preferred activity
    Give individual a designated amount of time later in the day to engage in a preferred activity.
  • Offer choice of tasks or scheduling of tasks
    Give the individual a limited amount of predesignated choices of activity, or allow them to choose when they have to complete the task.
Last updated 24 September 2020