Applied Behavior Analysis: Is it just for Autism? (3 CE’s)

Presented by Ginger Crabtree, BCBA, LBA

March 8th  8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Instructional Level

Advanced

Course Description and Target Audience

This course provides a brief history of the field of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and explores the use of ABA with autism. This course will examine case studies from diagnostic evaluation to treatment & back again. There are no risks associated with this presentation.

The target audience is mental health providers (advanced doctoral level psychology trainees, psychologists in practice, master’s level clinicians etc).

Learning Objectives

  • Participants will list differences in Behavior Modification and ABA.
  • Participants will utilize better understanding of clients who may benefit from ABA assessment and treatment.
  • Participants will identify ways in which treatment data may clarify diagnostic questions.
  • Participants will list resources for behavior therapy for multiple diagnoses.

Presenter Information

Ginger Crabtree is the Director of Behavioral Learning Center, LLC. Ms. Crabtree has over 14 years of experience in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis in Springfield, Missouri. In December of 2011 Ms. Crabtree completed her Masters of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis. In January of 2012 Ms. Crabtree became a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA), and became a Licensed Behavior Analyst  (LBA) in the state of Missouri in May of the same year. Ms. Crabtree’s experience includes implementation of the principles and procedures of ABA to assess and remediate deficit behavior while decreasing excessive or problem behavior. Additionally she has provided behavioral training for professionals and parents.

*National Psychology Training Consortium (NPTC) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NPTC maintains responsibility for this program and its content.