Unsuccessful treatment of writer’s block: a replication

We recently covered an ironic 1974 study entitled ‘The Unsuccessful Self-Treatment of A Case of Writers Block’ and I’m pleased the say the study has been extended and replicated by a team working along similar lines.

The new study took over 30 years to arrive, but duly appeared in the Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis in 2007.


 

Link to full text of scientific article (via @autismcrisis)

4 thoughts on “Unsuccessful treatment of writer’s block: a replication”

    1. Psychological Reports: Relationships & Communications (2014) 115, 1 p276-278
      UNSUCCESSFUL TREATMENTS OF “WRITER’S BLOCK”:
      A META-ANALYSIS 1 , 2
      DERRICK C . MCLEAN AND BENJAMIN R . THOMAS
      Claremont Graduate University

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    Author(s): HERMANN, BP
    Title: UNSUCCESSFUL SELF-TREATMENT OF A CASE OF WRITERS BLOCK – A PARTIAL FAILURE TO REPLICATE
    Source: PERCEPTUAL AND MOTOR SKILLS, 58 (2): 350-350 1984
    Language: English
    Document Type: Article
    Reprint Address: HERMANN, BP, UNIV ILLINOIS,MED CTR,DEPT NEUROL,CHICAGO,IL 60612.
    Cited Reference Count: 2
    Times Cited: 1
    Publisher: PERCEPTUAL MOTOR SKILLS
    Publisher Address: PO BOX 9229, MISSOULA, MT 59807
    ISSN: 0031-5125
    29-char Source Abbrev.: PERCEPT MOT SKILLS
    ISO Source Abbrev.: Percept. Mot. Skills
    Source Item Page Count: 1
    Subject Category: Psychology, Experimental
    ISI Document Delivery No.: ST982

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