Write an essay of 500-750 words on behavior modification in which you address the following behavioral issues:
1. State the behavior you wish to change and state the importance of changing this behavior.
2. State triggers of the behavior.
3. Identify reinforcement or punishment that can be used to change the behavior.
4. Identify a time frame.
5. List factors that are most effective when using punishment to change behaviors.
6. What are some alternatives to using punishment to change behavior?
This assignment uses a grading rubric. Instructors will be using the rubric to grade the assignment; therefore, students should review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment.