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Unformatted text preview: upon a child. For instance, if a child is given partial reinforcement (with a certain negative issue being dealt with) it will become extremely tough to extinct that specific issue. Therefore, a child would most likely struggle with the extinction of this negative behavior, which would in turn cause problems in their future. For example, if the child was reinforced through out there first five to six years of life that: when you whine you get what you get what you want. This child would then bring those behaviors into there daily social lives, which would end up hindering many relationships through out the childs life. Which is exactly why, I place great emphasis upon the first six years of a childs life. I do not say this to be-little a childs later adolescent years, but rather to explain the importance and affect that the beginning of life plays, with the development of an individual....
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2008 for the course EDPS 325 taught by Professor Gould during the Fall '07 term at Eastern Michigan University.
- Fall '07