Dr. Jowett Hirst's Research Lab
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Dr. Jowett Hirst runs the Child Behavior Research and Training Lab where she works with students on a variety of projects involving the study of child behavior.
Through research, Dr. Jowett Hirst aims to conduct research that (1) influences best practice guidelines, (2) aids in the dissemination of the technology of behavior analysis, and (3) debunks pseudoscientific therapy for Autism treatment. Her research is guided in part by her own interests, but also by the interests of her students.
Current research topics include:
* Variables that influence preference for token economies
* Physiological side effects of behavioral interventions
* Parent training