Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)

What is it?

ABA is the application of basic principles of behavior to socially significant problems.


ABA is backed by nearly a century of research on learning and behavior, and has been shown to be helpful for solving a wide variety of problems with human behavior.


ABA remains the leading scientifically supported approach to educating and treating children with autism.

 

Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)

What is this credential and why is it important?

To practice ABA, practitioners must be certified and in good-standing with the Behavior Analyst Certification Board. See the video above for more information.