Psy 420 week 5 self-management paper target behavior

Part 1

 

Choose a target behavior for your Week 5 Self-Management Project.

 

Write a 175-word summary on the target behavior in observable and measurable terms. Include the methods that will be used to observe and acquire baseline data.

 

Part 2

Based on the  topics you submitted to your instructor in Week 3, track baseline data over a 3-day period, using the Baseline Data Worksheet. Target a specific behavior that you would like to change and outline an intervention plan for changing that behavior.

 

Write a 1,400- to 1,750-word paper discussing the following topics:

  • Describe the target behavior.
  • Outline the dimensions of measurement/baseline measurement.
  • Describe the function of the baseline behavior.
  • Outline the goals of the behavioral change.
  • Propose a Behavior Intervention Plan based on goals.
    • 2 antecedent changes (minimum).
    • 4 consequence modifications (1 of each type). 
  • Describe any potential barriers to treatment, and how you would overcome these barriers.
  • Describe the expected outcome if the behavior intervention plan was implemented and followed.

 

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

Part 3

Submit your Baseline Data Worksheet along with your paper.