What are behavior contracts and how are they used to help people with autism? A behavior contract, also known as a contingency contract, is an extremely powerful tool that uses positive reinforcement to modify a person’s behavior. It is a written document that describes a specific behavior or habit to be changed and the reward an individual will receive if he or she...
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Alice Englert is only 18-years-old and her acting career is just now on the rise, but is the actress’ behavior giving her a bad reputation in the industry? Star magazine claims that the Beautiful Creatures star is “already a pro at being difficult,” and could end her career just as... Read More
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Public safety activists are getting tired of bad behavior, bad language and bad manners. They're asking people to embrace their catchphrase: "Civility Improves Livability for All."
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and South Korea vowed on Tuesday to keep up their guard and not reward bad behavior by North Korea, which President Barack Obama said had won no benefits or prestige from recent war threats.
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President Barack Obama said in an interview broadcast Tuesday that he did not believe that North Korea yet had the ability to miniaturize a nuclear weapon to fit atop a missile, and he said nothing would shake him from a strategy of refusing to “reward” the kind of provocative behavior exhibited by Kim Jong Un, the North’s leader.
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The good news is, there are well more than 100 celebrities who came from Cleveland. The bad news is, this means we had to leave some off of our list of the top 100 Cleveland arts and entertainment celebrities -- rolled out on cleveland.com last week and published in The Plain Dealer Sunday. But the better news is, we're adding more online.
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A review of brutality complaints against the NYPD might suggest cops have been on their best behavior — with a 48% dip in reports of police abuse between November and January. But not so fast. The fact is Hurricane Sandy’s bad behavior took out the city’s complaint phone line, making it impossible to quantify cops’ good behavior.
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Ohio artist Steve Casino's bizarre paintings of celebrities on the side of monkey nuts are worth more than just peanuts after they become salt-after work.
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"It is a shame no one stopped the last action on this property. Past bad acts are not an excuse for future bad behavior."
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One of the suspects in last week’s brutal beating of a couple on Riverwalk has a criminal history, but no history of violent behavior. Kevin D. Richardson, 21, was identified Thursday night as one of two suspects. The identification came less than 24 hours after a person who wished to remain anonymous put up a $10,000 reward for information resulting in an arrest and...
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