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

Presented by Ginger Crabtree, BCBA, LBA

March 5th  8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Instructional Level

Introductory — Designed for psychologists who may have little to no background in a specialized skill or content area. The learner can become acquainted with the theoretical underpinnings, principles, methods, and perspectives of a content area. Although it can be used as a foundation for more advanced learning, a program may simply focus on breadth, enrichment or general knowledge.

Course Description and Target Audience

This presentation 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 and back again. Case studies will be presented with graphical displays as applicable to the content of the presentation. There are no known 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

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

Presenter Information

Ginger Crabtree is the Director of Behavioral Learning Center, LLC. Ms. Crabtree has over 19 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 the implementation of the principles and procedures of ABA to assess and remediate deficit behavior while decreasing excessive or problem behavior. Her experience includes assessment and treatment in homes, schools, and clinic settings. Additionally, she has provided behavioral training for professionals and parents.

Location and Costs

$55.00 – Regular registration fee
$41.25 – Consortium Affiliate
No Charge – NPTC Director or Supervisor

*Credit card charges are subject to an additional fee.
** Group rates may be available; contact Katherine Dixon to request consideration.

The presentation will be offered at Burrell South Creek, South Creek Theatre room, 2885 W. Battlefield
Springfield, MO 65807.

*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.