Review this week’s Learning Resources about parsimony.
Consider practical ways parsimony might be used by a behavior analyst.
Assignment (1 page)
Write an explanation addressing why parsimony is important for a behavior analyst when communicating a prospective intervention to a parent or teacher. Be parsimonious in your response.
Be sure to support your Assignment with specific references to behavior-analytic theory and research. In addition to the Learning Resources, search the Walden Library and/or the internet for peer-reviewed articles to support your Assignment. Use proper APA format and citations, including those in the Learning Resources.
Cooper, J. O., Heron, T. E.,