Almost every parent who has a child with behavior challenges has come across this term – Applied Behavior Analysis or commonly known by its abbreviated form – ABA. ABA is an evidence-based technique behavior management science that helps manage and resolve behavior challenges through a step-by-step approach that is customized to suit the needs of each child.
Please refer to this poster to understand how ABA is applied when working with your child and the key aspects that are essential for success of this mode of therapy.
Please bear in mind that ABA therapy must only be administered by those qualified to do so. Look for the following credentials when searching for an ABA therapist near you.
- Board Certified Behavior Analyst –BCBA
- Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analysts –BCaBA
- Board Certified Behavior Analyst Doctoral-BCBA-D
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Additionally, do listen to Child Psychiatrist Dr.Padma Palvai discuss evidence-based practices out there that are commonly used for management of Autism, one of which is ABA therapy.