I Love ABA!
This is a blog published by an ABA therapist! Her articles explore her personal experiences as a professional in the field, as well as her thoughts and opinions about ABA. Please note that this is a personal blog: The views and opinions expressed here represent her own and not those of the people, institutions, or organizations that she may be affiliated with.
Applied Behavior Analysis
This toolkit is an informational guide to Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA). It is designed to provide you with a better understanding of ABA, how your child can benefit, and where/how you can seek ABA services.
Getting to Know ABA
The Applied Behavioral Strategies website includes an abundance of information that may help answer questions such as what ABA therapy is, what it’s used for, roles of parents in ABA therapy and answers many other questions!
Evidence Based Practices
Many interventions exist for autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Yet, scientific research has found only some of these interventions to be effective. The interventions that researchers have shown to be effective are called evidence-based practices (EBPs).
BCBA Credential Relevant To Behavior Management?
As it pertains to OBM, few who practice in the area have the BCBA credential, and the authors discuss many reasons for this, related to the nature of the work, pay sources, and other practical considerations.
Parenting With ABA
Parenting with ABA is a great resource that helps explain why reinforcement is such an important part of ABA therapy. There is also an abundance of other topics to choose from that are covered related to ABA therapy.
The Faces of Autism: Meet the Moms and Their Kids
Dealing with Autism day in and day out is something that this momma knew nothing about. So, to become more aware, she turned to three ladies who know Autism intimately. This blog includes three moms and their stories: Sunday, who has two sons with Autism and blogs at Adventures in Extreme Parenthood, Jean, who has a son with Autism and blogs at Mommy to Two Boys, and Jessica, who has a teenage daughter with Autism and blogs at Four Plus an Angel. These wonder women and mothers answered many questions so that others might all learn a little bit more!
National Center for Education in Maternal and Child Health
A guide to resources about ASD screening, diagnosis, treatment, care, and impact on family life. Included are journal articles, research, and tools for healthcare practices, as well as many other resources.
365 Days of Autism
We know you live with the joys and challenges of Autism every day. Our mission is to provide you with affordable and practical programs that will help you organize home programs that foster learning, social interaction, and FUN!
Essential First Steps for Parents of Children with Autism
Children and teens with autism and other developmental disabilities can be taught the language of nonverbal communication with the practical strategies developed by veteran special education teacher Pat Crissey. More than 100 activities break down elements of body language into teachable components.Through role playing, games, art activities, watching video clips, and using worksheets, quizzes, and charts, she shows busy educators, speech-language pathologists, and parents how to teach body language.
Evidence-Based Instruction in the Natural Environment
Bringing ABA is dedicated to supporting professionals and caregivers with embedding the principles of applied behavior analysis (ABA) into the everyday lives of individuals with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and other disabilities.
Early Start Denver Model
At the heart of the ESDM is the empirical knowledge-base of infant-toddler learning and development and the effects of early autism. ESDM intervention is provided in the home by trained therapists and parents during natural play and daily routines.
Different Roads- Tools for kids on the spectrum since 1955
Different Roads to Learning carries educational products to support the social, academic and communicative development of children on the autism spectrum through Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and Verbal Behavior interventions. With a 600+ product line of books, flashcards, timers, games, token boards, assessment kits, and more, we provide the best teaching tools for caregivers and professionals to use in their home-based or classroom programs.
There are many intervention methods currently in practice for individuals with autism. However, not all of them have research to support their effectiveness. Over three decades of research have shown that intensive behavioral interventions can lead to both short and long-term improvements in functioning.
Autism Diagnostic Criteria
The CDC “Learn the Signs. Act Early.” campaign has created this kit for childcare and early education providers, rich in developmentally appropriate games and activities for children 3-5 years of age. This free kit also contains information about monitoring developmental milestones and tips for talking to parents when a developmental delay is suspected.