Although professionals often refer to this prompt hierarchy as one sequence of prompts that can be followed in ascending or descending order of intrusiveness, in reality, there are 3 distinct hierarchies. Prompts from one hierarchy may naturally be included during prompt fading.
An extensive body of research supports the use of Functional Communication Training (FCT) across a wide population, settings and behaviors. Here we look at 5 key facts from the research that you need to know before you get started.
The field of Applied Behavior Analysis offers an abundance of evidence-based teaching strategies, each with its own unique advantages and disadvantages. Which strategy you choose may directly impact your need to plan for generalization of skills taught.
Writing an effective behavior intervention plan involves more than typing on a computer. You also need to examine the child’s behavior. Learn more!
As professionals, we must be aware of the debate over ABA strategies. We can then teach children in a way that honors who they are.