Saturday, January 19 - Sunday, January 20
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
University of Victoria
3800 Finnerty Road
The two-day training on the implementation of behavioural autism treatments is run by highly experienced behavioural consultants. Content includes introductory and intermediate level of core ABA Therapy teachings. This readies professionals to work on home-based behavioral intervention teams, and educates parents and community workers on the practice.
Day 1: Introduction to Behaviour Intervention
This introductory session covers the core elements of discrete trial teaching, functions of behaviour, reinforcement techniques, prompting techniques, ethics and data collection.
Day 2: Mechanics of ABA Therapy and Behaviour Intervention
On day two, participants learn about antecedent and established operations, reinforcement assessment of preferences, token economies, prompting and fading techniques, and data analysis.