Association for Behavior Analysis International

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46th Annual Convention; Washington DC; 2020

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Panel #283
CE Offered: BACB
Functional Curriculum Design and Path of Treatment Analysis for Language/Cognitive Normalization and Enhancement
Sunday, May 24, 2020
12:00 PM–12:50 PM
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Level 1, Room 102
Area: DEV/AUT; Domain: Translational
CE Instructor: Richard E. Laitinen, Ph.D.
Chair: Kalle M Laitinen (Fit Learning Aptos, Educational and Developmental Therapies Inc.)
RICHARD E. LAITINEN (Personalized Accelerated Learning Systems (PALS))
SHUBHRA GHOSH (Florida Institute of Technology (FIT))

This panel will present a model for conducting functional analysis of proximal direct-acting and generative effects of taught and emergent operant and higher-order operant competencies and capabilities extending over developmental and habilitative timeframes.

Instruction Level: Intermediate
Target Audience:

Practitioners and researchers interested in the design and management of complex curriculum based paths of treatment for the verbal behavior/cognitive habilitation or advancement of individuals presenting with learning challenges and deficits

Learning Objectives: Participants will describe the structure of 1. Scope and sequence curriculum design 2. Uses of a relational data-base to make treatment intervention decisions 3. Simple to complex, component/composite relations that produce generative performance



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