J K Luiselli

Summary

Affiliation: The May Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Review of sports performance research with youth, collegiate, and elite athletes
    James K Luiselli
    May Institute, Randolph, Massachusetts 02368, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 44:999-1002. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Descriptive analysis of physical restraint (protective holding) among community living adults with intellectual disability
    James K Luiselli
    May Institute, 41 Pacella Park Drive, Randolph, MA 02368, USA
    J Intellect Disabil 15:93-9. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Writing for publication: a performance enhancement guide for the human services professional
    James K Luiselli
    May Institute, 41 Pacella Park Drive, Randolph, MA 02368, USA
    Behav Modif 34:459-73. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Teaching applied behavior analysis knowledge competencies to direct-care service providers: outcome assessment and social validation of a training program
    James K Luiselli
    May Center for Adult Services, Mashpee, Massachusetts, USA
    Behav Modif 34:403-14. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Effects of an informational brochure, lottery-based financial incentive, and public posting on absenteeism of direct-care human services employees
    James K Luiselli
    May Institute, Randolph, MA 02368, USA
    Behav Modif 33:175-81. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of behavior-contingent and fixed-time release contingencies on frequency and duration of therapeutic restraint
    James K Luiselli
    The May Institute, Inc, Norwood, MA 02062, USA
    Behav Modif 30:442-55. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Descriptive assessment of sleep patterns among community-living adults with mental retardation
    James K Luiselli
    Applied Research, Clinical Training, and Peer Review, The May Institute, 41 Pacella Park Dr, Randolph, MA 02368, USA
    Ment Retard 43:416-20. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical peer review: description of a comprehensive model in behavioral healthcare
    James K Luiselli
    The May Institute, Norwood, MA 02062, USA
    Behav Modif 29:470-87. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Cueing, demand fading, and positive reinforcement to establish self-feeding and oral consumption in a child with chronic food refusal
    J K Luiselli
    May Institute Inc, Norwood, MA 02062, USA
    Behav Modif 24:348-58. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy for severe aggression in a child with autism: "open label" evaluation of multiple medications on response frequency and intensity of behavioral intervention
    J K Luiselli
    The May Institute Inc, One Commerce Place, Norwood, MA 02062, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 31:219-30. 2000

Collaborators

  • Derek D Reed
  • G M Pace
  • Florence D Digennaro
  • Robert F Putnam
  • Marcie W Handler
  • Abby Friedman
  • Elizabeth A Lyons
  • Amanda L Wood
  • Lisa M Hagermoser Sanetti
  • T Thiele
  • J K Luisell
  • Hanna C Rue
  • Alan E Harchik
  • Gretchen L Jefferson
  • Christina M Ramirez-Platt
  • B Cannon
  • J T Ellis
  • M Taras
  • P Blew
  • S Campbell
  • K Lifter
  • E DiPietro

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. pmc Review of sports performance research with youth, collegiate, and elite athletes
    James K Luiselli
    May Institute, Randolph, Massachusetts 02368, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 44:999-1002. 2011
    ..This brief review summarizes translational and intervention research in the area of sports performance. We describe studies with youth, collegiate, and elite athletes; identify recent trends; and propose recommendations for future research...
  2. doi request reprint Descriptive analysis of physical restraint (protective holding) among community living adults with intellectual disability
    James K Luiselli
    May Institute, 41 Pacella Park Drive, Randolph, MA 02368, USA
    J Intellect Disabil 15:93-9. 2011
    ..Less than 10% of adults received PR and more than 90% of documented restraints occurred as a planned intervention procedure. Several adults accounted for the majority of PR. The clinical implications of these findings are discussed...
  3. doi request reprint Writing for publication: a performance enhancement guide for the human services professional
    James K Luiselli
    May Institute, 41 Pacella Park Drive, Randolph, MA 02368, USA
    Behav Modif 34:459-73. 2010
    ..By following a few basic guidelines, practitioners can write productively, publish their work successfully, and contribute meaningful findings, opinions, and recommendations to the professional community...
  4. doi request reprint Teaching applied behavior analysis knowledge competencies to direct-care service providers: outcome assessment and social validation of a training program
    James K Luiselli
    May Center for Adult Services, Mashpee, Massachusetts, USA
    Behav Modif 34:403-14. 2010
    ..A social validity assessment revealed that the employees judged the training program favorably along several dimensions. Issues pertaining to staff training and performance improvement initiatives are discussed...
  5. doi request reprint Effects of an informational brochure, lottery-based financial incentive, and public posting on absenteeism of direct-care human services employees
    James K Luiselli
    May Institute, Randolph, MA 02368, USA
    Behav Modif 33:175-81. 2009
    ..Intervention is found to be associated with improved staff attendance and reduced "lost wages." Practice and research implications are discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of behavior-contingent and fixed-time release contingencies on frequency and duration of therapeutic restraint
    James K Luiselli
    The May Institute, Inc, Norwood, MA 02062, USA
    Behav Modif 30:442-55. 2006
    ..Practical implications of these results and future research opportunities are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Descriptive assessment of sleep patterns among community-living adults with mental retardation
    James K Luiselli
    Applied Research, Clinical Training, and Peer Review, The May Institute, 41 Pacella Park Dr, Randolph, MA 02368, USA
    Ment Retard 43:416-20. 2005
    ..Adults taking antidepressant medication (SSRI) had fewer hours of sleep. We discuss implications of these findings and factors contributing to healthy sleep hygiene among community-living adults with mental retardation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical peer review: description of a comprehensive model in behavioral healthcare
    James K Luiselli
    The May Institute, Norwood, MA 02062, USA
    Behav Modif 29:470-87. 2005
    ..It is a necessary first step in the large-scale implementation of behavioral services...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cueing, demand fading, and positive reinforcement to establish self-feeding and oral consumption in a child with chronic food refusal
    J K Luiselli
    May Institute Inc, Norwood, MA 02062, USA
    Behav Modif 24:348-58. 2000
    ..One year following intervention, he was consuming a variety of foods and had gained weight. Advantages of antecedent control methods for the treatment of chronic food refusal are discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy for severe aggression in a child with autism: "open label" evaluation of multiple medications on response frequency and intensity of behavioral intervention
    J K Luiselli
    The May Institute Inc, One Commerce Place, Norwood, MA 02062, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 31:219-30. 2000
    ..These findings add to the clinical literature describing effective treatment of serious behavior disorders in persons with developmental disabilities using antidepressant medication...
  11. ncbi request reprint Assessment instruments used in the education and treatment of persons with autism: brief report of a survey of national service centers
    J K Luisell
    The May Institute and The May Center for Applied Research, Norwood, MA 02062, USA
    Res Dev Disabil 22:389-98. 2001
    ..The implications from these findings for assessment practices in autism are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Antecedent analysis of therapeutic restraint in children and adolescents with acquired brain injury: a descriptive study of four cases
    James K Luiselli
    The May Institute Inc, One Commerce Way, Norwood, MA 02062, USA
    Brain Inj 17:255-64. 2003
    ..The role of antecedent events as "precipitants" to restraint and respective treatment implications are discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Commentary on "Urine alarms and prompts for fostering daytime urinary continence in a student with multiple disabilities: a replication study" by Lancioni, Van Bergen, and Furniss (2002)
    James K Luiselli
    The May Institute, Inc, The May Center for Applied Research, Norwood, MA 02062, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 94:1301-2. 2002
    ..Comments are made on successful use of auditory plus vibratory aids in fostering daytime urinary continence by a 14-yr.-old boy with multiple disabilities, including severe hearing loss...
  14. ncbi request reprint Antecedent interventions in the management of maladaptive behaviours in a child with brain injury
    G M Pace
    May Institute, Brockton, MA 02302, USA
    Brain Inj 19:365-9. 2005
    ..Clinical implications, limitations and possibilities for future research of antecedent control procedures are discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effects of verbal and graphic performance feedback on behavior support plan implementation in a public elementary school
    Lisa M Hagermoser Sanetti
    May Institute and May Center for Applied Research, Randolph, MA 02368, USA
    Behav Modif 31:454-65. 2007
    ..Informal data collected on student performance also suggested that appropriate behavior increased with better implementation of the BSP. Clinical and research issues are discussed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Antecedent control of sleep-awakening disruption
    T Thiele
    The May Institute Inc, Norwood, MA 02062, USA
    Res Dev Disabil 22:399-406. 2001
    ..A partial component analysis of the intervention plan suggested that the presence of preferred staff was the influential antecedent variable...
  17. pmc Improving student bus-riding behavior through a whole-school intervention
    Robert F Putnam
    The May Institute Inc, Norwood, Massachusetts 02062, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 36:583-90. 2003
    ..These positive results were maintained over the long term, with school personnel assuming responsibility for intervention in the absence of ongoing consultation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Evaluating student discipline practices in a public school through behavioral assessment of office referrals
    Robert F Putnam
    May Center for Applied Research, May Institute Inc, One Commerce Way, Norwood, MA 02062, USA
    Behav Modif 27:505-23. 2003
    ..These findings support use of office referrals as a readily available index by which to identify school discipline problems, design interventions, and evaluate outcome...
  19. ncbi request reprint Training instructional skills with paraprofessional service providers at a community-based habilitation setting
    Amanda L Wood
    May Center for Adult Services, West Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
    Behav Modif 31:847-55. 2007
    ..Three of the four staff were able to maintain near-100% instructional accuracy following initial training. The results add to the limited research literature concerning community-based training of direct-care personnel...
  20. doi request reprint Excessive daytime sleep: behavioral assessment and intervention in a child with autism
    Abby Friedman
    May Institute, Randolph, Massachusetts 02368, USA
    Behav Modif 32:548-55. 2008
    ..Intervention eliminated daytime sleep through a 6-month follow-up assessment. The study adds to the literature concerning sleep problems in children with autism and extends intervention to excessive daytime sleep...
  21. ncbi request reprint Positive schools: an approach to school discipline
    Robert F Putnam
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1039. 2003
  22. pmc Brief functional analysis and supplemental feeding for postmeal rumination in children with developmental disabilities
    Elizabeth A Lyons
    Institute for Professional Practice, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 40:743-7. 2007
    ..Results showed that noncontingent food or liquid presentation effectively reduced rumination with both children...