Behavior analysis runs wild and free, no longer bound by educational research in this, the Return of the Grab Bag! Between sharing tips for what to watch on maternity leave and positing which one of your hosts is actually a ghost, we discuss research related to taking medicine on time, breaking the cycle of procrastination, and getting off your butt. Is it really true that negative reinforcement makes the world go round? Count on your favorite space acquaintances to weigh in on that question and more.
Articles discussed this episode:
Johnson, Jr., P.E., Perrin, C.J., Salo, A., Deschaine, E., & Johnson, B. (2016). Use of an explicit rule decreases procrastination in university students. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 49, 346-358. doi: 10.1002/jaba.287
Raiff, B.R., Jarvis, B.P., & Dallery, J. (2016). Text-message reminders plus incentives increase adherence to antidiabetic meication in adults with type 2 diabetes. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 49, 947-953. doi: 10.1002/jaba.337
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