Medications are often prescribed to individuals with autism for the purposes of ameliorating symptoms and managing behavior. Behavior analysts must understand the reasons why certain medications are prescribed, as well as being able to identify and document side effects. This course will provide a high-level overview of commonly prescribed medications, possible side effects, and how behavior analysts can assist families and medical staff in tracking medication effectiveness.The goal of this course is to assist behavior analysts in clinical settings with information about commonly prescribed medications to children and how they can assist parents and medical staff in tracking effectiveness.
This training program is offered independent of the Behavior Analysis Certification Board® (BACB®).Participant complaints regarding this or any other BACB CE event requirements violations must first be directed, in writing, to the Relias Learning ACE Coordinator, Rhonda Davin, PhD. Please contact Dr. Davin via email: [email protected]. The ACE Coordinator will make every reasonable attempt to resolve participant complaints; however, should the ACE Coordinator be unable to resolve the complaint, the complainant may file a formal complaint directly with the BACB.