What is ABA?
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) is a type of therapy that is based on behavior and learning. ABA can help use understand why behavior is happening, how behavior is impacted by the environment and how people learn. This therapy is the most successful treatment for individuals with autism spectrum disorder. ABA can help decrease problem behaviors, improve language skills, teach play and social skills, and improve attention and academic skills. The ultimate goal of ABA is to give an individual the skills to be as successful and as independent as possible to lead a fulfilling life. Join us to learn all about ABA! In this course we will discuss what ABA is, benefits of ABA, who is involved in therapy, and what to expect from ABA therapy sessions. We also give you the tools to begin the process of beginning ABA therapy, evaluating quality ABA providers, and what to expect when you begin services.