Accentuate the positive: reinforcement!
"The way positive reinforcement is carried out is more important than the amount" B. F. Skinner Often when we’re told how to change children’s behaviours we hear the word ‘reinforcement’. You may be thinking, “ I'm not quite sure how that works....”. Rest assured, you’re not alone, so here we go….. What is reinforcement? Reinforcement is present throughout our day and can be defined as a simple behaviour-consequence relationship. My behaviour of going to work every day is an