The role of applied behavior analysis in zoo management: Today and tomorrow (Forthman & Ogden, 1992) (1 BACB CEU)

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The role of applied behavior analysis in zoo management: Today and tomorrow

(Forthman & Ogdan, 1992)

 

Part of Soiléir's Curiosity Corner Series

Behavior Analyst Certification Board Type 2 CE (1 CEU)

 

 

 Course Summary 

This Paper Review focuses on the paper published in 1992 titled 'The role of applied behavior analysis in zoo management: Today and tomorrow' by Debra L Forthman and Jaqueline J Ogden. It was originally published in The Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis Vol. 25 (3); Pp. 647-652.

Simply read the paper by clicking on the the article link below and answer the quiz that follows correctly. When you have answered all questions correctly and achieved 100%, press the 'submit' button. Your certificate will then be e-mailed to you.

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Participants who successfully complete the quiz will be awarded one Type 2 CEU that can be used as part of the requirements for the BACB certification cycle. 

 

  Article Abstract  

The role of zoos in conservation education and the management, propagation, and reintroduction of endangered species provides many opportunities for the application of behavior-analytic techniques. Studies of captive animals are often concerned with functional relationships between environment and behavior-the forte of applied behavior analysis. In the daily management of their charges, animal caretakers regularly apply behavioral techniques, including shaping, use of discriminative stimuli, and varied schedules of reinforcement. However, zoo professionals have not adequately analyzed the behavioral contingencies involved in their management procedures or the consequences of the absence of natural contingencies (Forthman-Quick, 1984; Markowitz, 1982). This commentary outlines the major management tasks faced by zoo professionals as well as current and potential influences of applied behavior analysis. 

 

  Article Access  

The paper is accessible through PubMed Central (PMC), which is a free archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM) Articles from Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis are provided there courtesy of Society for the Experimental Analysis of Behavior. Please see the link below.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1279745/?page=1

 

 

  About the Course Instructor  

Gillian Martin is a Chartered Psychologist and Board Certified Behaviour Analyst with over 20 years of experience supporting people using behaviour science in Ireland, the United Kingdom and the USA.  As well as clinical work, she have always had a strong interest in staff well-being, training, development and supporting teams to think through new concepts and find solutions.The values that drive her work include respect, curiosity, equality and integrity.

 

 

 

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