Motor (Specific Behaviours)

  1. Jonathan Williams and
  2. Peter Hill

Published Online: 20 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119977452.ch7

Handbook for the Assessment of Children's Behaviours, A

Handbook for the Assessment of Children's Behaviours, A

How to Cite

Williams, J. and Hill, P. (2012) Motor (Specific Behaviours), in Handbook for the Assessment of Children's Behaviours, A, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119977452.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 18 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781119975892

Online ISBN: 9781119977452

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Keywords:

  • motor (specific behaviours);
  • twitches, rapid movements;
  • tics, sudden, recurrent, non-rhythmic;
  • spinning, abnormal stereotyped, autism diagnosis;
  • flapping;
  • unilateral blinking;
  • self-biting;
  • act of pulling out hair;
  • objects inserted in the body, in ears and nose;
  • headbanging

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Causelist 20: Twitching

  • Causelist 21: Throwing

  • Causelist 22: Spinning

  • Causelist 23: Flapping

  • Causelist 24: Flinching

  • Causelist 25: Blinking

  • Causelist 26: Sniffing

  • Causelist 27: Scratching

  • Causelist 28: Laughing

  • Causelist 29: Cleaning

  • Causelist 30: Self-biting

  • Causelist 31: Pacing

  • Causelist 32: Masturbating

  • Causelist 33: Pulling own hair

  • Causelist 34: Inserting things in body

  • Causelist 35: Headbanging