Modeling Try the tasks on page 229. Modeling is powerful! Peers are generally the best models Age, SES, appearance Show the behavior and it’s effects when modeling Elements of Style by Strunk and White Use multiple models This is a form of social influence – you see lots of people doing something – you might be more likely to do it. Use rules as well Show the model following those rules and benefitting.
More on stimulus control Physical guidance Combine with fading! Situational inducement We have already learned how to behave in given situations Use the situations to your advantage Modifying your environment You don’t want people to smoke in your home – remove the ashtrays Put condoms in the nightstand rather than the bathroom Change the environment in terms location to select for new responses Having an argument? Start the discussion in a public place rather than at home. Reduce yelling and screaming.