204: ABA Has Found Its Heart: Where Science and Compassion Meet

Hosted By: Ken Winn

Breakout Sessions

Founded in compassionate care, ABA gives voice to the voiceless and hope to he hopeless.  Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) has been around for decades.  It is considered the premier treatment for ASD, as well as other conditions in which behavioral symptoms can be disruptive to a person’s quality of life. Through this talk, we will explore ways that ABA, in its truest form, is deeply rooted in compassionate care, trauma informed therapies and can be key to helping those in need


Learning Objectives:

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the roots of ABA and how it is founded in compassionate care
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of how ABA can lead to socially valid outcomes that significantly improve the lives of those who receive it
  3. Demonstrate how ABA, in its truest form, is found in trauma-informed care and is essentially collaborative in its approach