Course Code: REL-ATS-0-FBA
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 6/30/2019
Determine when a behavior intervention plan is needed.
Identify the purpose and components of behavior intervention plans.
Identify the purpose of conducting an FBA.
List the steps involved in carrying out an FBA.
Write an operational definition of various behavior.
Identify various functions of behavior.
Determine antecedent conditions (proximal and distal).
Record A – B – C data using a data form for three virtual observations of real children with problem behavior.
Analyze functional interview assessment forms.
Analyze data and formulate a hypothesis concerning the function of behavior.
Key Terms and Concepts •Behavior intervention plan •Functions of behavior •Functional behavior assessment •Target behavior •Behavioral definitions •Antecedents •Consequences •Socially mediated behavior •Motivating operations •ABC analysis •Functional hypothesis
Emaley McCulloch BA BCaBA
In 2008 Emaley McCulloch co-founded Autism Training Solutions, LLC and is currently the Director of Behavioral Products and Research at Relias Learning. She is a Board Certified Behavior Analysts and holds a Masters Degree in Special Education. She has 17 years experience in the field of autism and ABA and has provided and overseen services to individuals between the ages of 18 months to 24 years in homes, schools and clinical settings. For eight years she served as a consultant and supervisor at agencies based in Hawaii and Japan where she trained groups of professionals and parents. Emaley’s passion is staff training, dissemination of evidenced-based interventions, film and videography and using technology in the field of behavior analysis and special education.
Disclosure: Emaley McCulloch BA BCaBA has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.Staff Writer:
Amy Wiech M. Ed. BCBA
Amy holds a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Special Education from the University of Maryland and a Masters of Education in Special Education with emphasis in Behavior Analysis from University of Hawaii. She co-founded Autism Training Solutions, LLC in 2008. She has over 16 years' experience and thousands of hours of training in the field of autism and ABA as well as experience in teaching autistic children in preschool and elementary settings. She has worked directly with over 50 individuals with autism spectrum disorders between the ages of 19 months to 21 years.
Disclosure: Amy Wiech M. Ed. BCBA has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.Staff Writer:
Anne Collins-Castillo BA BCaBA
Anne Collins-Castillo is a Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst. Anne has been working in the field of autism since 1999. She started designing e-Learning curriculum is 2009 and currently serves as the ABA Content Manager for Relias Learning. Prior to designing online curriculum Anne worked in Hawaii and Japan training and supervising teams of ABA interventionists and worked 1:1 with individuals with autism aged 2-24, designing and implementing programs using behavior analytic interventions.
Disclosure: Anne Collins-Castillo BA BCaBA has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
BCAT Task List:
D-01 Treatment: Reduction of Problem Behavior, D-02 Treatment: Reduction of Problem Behavior, D-03 Treatment: Reduction of Problem Behavior, D-04 Treatment: Reduction of Problem Behavior, D-05 Treatment: Reduction of Problem Behavior, D-06 Treatment: Reduction of Problem Behavior, D-07 Treatment: Reduction of Problem Behavior, D-08 Treatment: Reduction of Problem Behavior, D-14 Treatment: Reduction of Problem Behavior, D-15 Treatment: Reduction of Problem Behavior, D-16 Treatment: Reduction of Problem Behavior, D-17 Treatment: Reduction of Problem Behavior, D-18 Treatment: Reduction of Problem Behavior
B-01, B-04, D-02
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