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Behavioral Technician Training on Applied Behavioral Analysis Part 3: Why Behavior Occurs by Krista Kennedy, MS, LLP, BCBA is the third of a planned seven-part series providing Behavior Technician Training on Applied Behavioral Analysis to direct care workers. Part 3 identifies the four functions of behavior to distinguish and label the units of the 3-term contingency. Participants will also have an opportunity to better understand and practice ABC data collection. It will take approximately one hour to complete this course.
- Credit Hours: MCBAP-R (0.0) MCBAP-S (0.0) Mi-CEC (0.0)
The Four Functions of Behavior
This course will provide the participants of this course information regarding Sensory Stimulation, Escape, Access to Attention, and Access to Tangibles.
Three-Term Contingency Plans
This course covers the basics of Three-term Contingency plans and will provide evidence-based practices in developing these plans including identifying the antecedent, behavior and consequence stages for your clients.
Applied Behavioral Analysis Data Collection
Participants of this course will develop a working understanding of collecting data for your practice and implementing that data in plan development.
Reinforcement is a fundamental practice that is almost always used with other evidence-based
practices such as prompting, time delay, functional communication training, and differential
reinforcement of other behaviors.
- Identify the four functions of behavior
- Label the units of three-term contingency
- Practice and understand Applied Behavioral Analysis data collection