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)…

Daily Life Skill Series (Part 1) Brushing Teeth

Introducing a new series by Progressive therapist, Alexis Martinez, taking you in 8 parts through teaching each of your child’s most common daily routines. First, brushing teeth! During the course of work in the field, we have seen a growing need for a reference guide or “jumping off point” for training daily skills for many…