Functional Analysis and Treatment of Challenging Behavior

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Course No: PSYC.5660-032; SIS Class Nbr: 13322; SIS Term: 2810
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

This course covers the purpose, rationale and methods used in conducting and interpreting functional analyses of challenging, or "maladaptive", behaviors (self-injury, stereotypy, aggression). It also describes the full range of behavioral procedures used to decrease or eliminate these behaviors, with emphasis placed on ethical interventions and the desirability of least restrictive and non-aversive strategies.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Fall 2018: Sep 05 to Dec 09
  • Chat Hours: Tue 11am-12noon*
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1725
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers, and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended. Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the scheduled times.

Related Programs: Graduate Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis: BCBA Coursework Preparation, Graduate Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis: BCaBA Coursework Preparation, M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Autism Studies Option

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