Techniques Often Used in Applied Behavior Analysis

One of the most common therapeutic techniques used for behavior modification is applied behavior analysis (ABA). It is best known for its effectiveness in those who have been diagnosed with autism or other developmental disorders. An ABA treatment plan for children is based on making changes to an environment to create positive actions and prevent…

The Function of Behavior in ABA

One of the challenges parents often face is attempting to figure out why their child is engaging in problem behaviors. Being able to recognize the function of a behavior is essential for teaching a child how to get what they want in an appropriate manner without strengthening problem behaviors. Why do problem behaviors occur? (S.E.A.T)…