contingency management


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contingency management

any of a group of techniques used in behavior therapy that attempts to modify a behavioral response by controlling the consequences of that response. Kinds of contingency management include contingency contracting, shaping, and token economy.
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In 1972 Born, Gledhill, and Davis used contingency management procedures similar to PSI and compared them to conventional lecture methods in teaching psychology.
The importance of a carefully crafted contingency management plan (CMP) is one of the hard lessons of September 11.
The intervention described was carried out in three phases: (1) contingency management (condition A) comprised primarily of a point system; (2) resumption of treatment, following the brief termination of services by parents, comprised of a more comprehensive contingency management (condition A') program; and (3) contingency management combined with family problem-solving training (condition A' + B).
Contingency management can vary greatly in application.
He or she is the central figure of the contingency management plan and will make the critical choices during execution.
In "Master Your Disaster" (page 76), security consultant Dick Hildreth details the steps involved in crafting a contingency management plan.
These new documents supplement the Corporate Contingency Management Guidelines AFFI had published months before the September 11 attacks.
Heil, Contingency Management in Substance Abuse Treatment is an anthology of essays by learned contributors concerning the contingency management (CM) approach to substance abuse treatment.
Teachers are also instructed to engage in appropriate contingency management procedures during and following treatment.
The contingency management technique involved a "chip system" that used plastic poker chips.
Where supply chain exposures are critical, you can ask suppliers to provide evidence of business continuation plans and other blueprints for active contingency management that will ensure the continuous flow of goods and services.

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