Although most older people prefer to live independently in the community, and most are successful in doing so, institutional care is an essential option for an aging population. Some facilities are excellent, providing high-quality care, comfort, and intellectual and social stimulation. However, even in these excellent settings, there is probably some room for improvement. Develop a description of an ideal nursing home. Your description should include the approximate number of residents, the approximate number of staff members, the qualifications of the staff, the physical design of the facility, provisions for promoting contact between residents and the community, and activities offered within the facility.
Write a 600-700 word paper (two full pages) in which you provide an example of either operant conditioning or behavior modification principles or techniques you experienced, implemented, or observed in a past or current work place.
- The paper should have one inch margins and be double spaced.
- Use 12 point Times New Roman font.
- Write in the first person.
- Utilize terminology and information from chapter 7 of the textbook and one (1) other research source. You must use SHARC (ProQuest, PubMed, Google Scholar) for your research. Cite and reference both sources of information.
Discuss examples of operant conditioning or behavior modification in your workplace 70.0 pts Points Possible
Write 2 full pages 10.0 pts Points Possible
Cite and reference chapter 7 of the ebook and one other source 20.0 pts Points Possible
Cohesive essay (introduction, body paragraphs and conclusion) 10.0 pts Points Possible
APA format and Grammar & Mechanics 10.0 pts
Total Points: 120.0