• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

Single-Subject Research Designs

  • By: Javier Virués-Ortega, Joseph J. Pear, Ashley L. Boris, Alison D. Cox, Lei Hu, Flavia M. Julio, Chelsey A. Michalyshyn & Jade K. Wightman
  • In: The SAGE Encyclopedia of Theory in Psychology
  • Edited by: Harold L. Miller Jr.
  • Subject:Psychology

Single-subject research designs (SSDs) are experimental strategies used to evaluate the effects of an intervention on a target behavior in one or more individuals. SSDs typically rely on visual inspection of session-by-session graphs rather than inferential statistics. The effect of ...

    • Loading...
    locked icon

    Sign in to access this content

    Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

    • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
    • Read modern, diverse business cases
    • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles