This one-day workshop provides participants with an introductory overview of the basic theory of applied behavior analysis, as it pertains to teaching new behavior, reducing problem behavior for children with a variety of developmental and intellectual disabilities. This training is for professionals who are or will be working with children with developmental disabilities but do not have a strong behavioral background.                                                                                                                 

Training Format/Duration: Classroom/Full Day

Target Populations:

  • Educators
  • Paraprofessionals
  • Support and other school staff
  • Psychologists
  • Social workers
  • Counselors
  • Speech/language therapists
  • Occupational therapists
  • Physical therapists

This workshop is designed to help you:

  1. Describe the history of applied behavior analysis and its basic theoretical foundations.
  2. Identify the basic principles of applied behavior analysis and how it applies to a variety of settings and contexts.
  3. Apply the basic principles to change behavior, whether it is in educational, community, or home settings and situations.