Applied Behaviour Analysis
Here you'll find a list and basic summary of the articles written about Applied Behaviour Analysis. They are all listed in alphabetical order.
Discrete Trial Training
Snippet: “Discrete Trial Training (DTT) is a method of teaching in simplified steps. Instead of teaching an entire skill in one go, the skill is broken down and “built-up” using discrete trials that teach each step one at a time (Smith, 2001).”
Discriminative Stimulus and Stimulus Delta
Snippet: “When Behaviour Analysts talk about a correct stimulus they would call it a Discriminative Stimulus which is often shortened into just “SD” and is pronounced as “ess-dee”. An incorrect stimulus is called a...."
Snippet: “The principle of extinction essentially proposes that because behaviours occur for a reason i.e. they get a person something they want; that if you stop giving the person what they want after they engage in ...."
Individual Education Plan
Snippet: “An assessment will generally form the back-bone of the IEPs development. Sometimes this assessment may simply be analysing the child’s progress within a specific academic area over the past year to identify if changes need to..."
Multiple Exemplar Training
Snippet: “The use of multiple exemplars is an important element of any educational programme and is not limited to an Applied Behaviour Analysis intervention. Using multiple exemplars basically means..."
Schedules of Reinforcement
Snippet: “A schedule of reinforcement is a protocol or set of rules that a teacher will follow when delivering reinforcers (e.g. tokens when using a token economy). The “rules” might state that reinforcement is given after every correct response...”
Visual Analysis of Data
Snippet: “When running Applied Behaviour Analysis interventions, data is continuously collected on the targeted behaviours because it allows those running the programmes to identify whether interventions are working or not...”