47.566 Functional Analysis and Treatment of Challenging Behavior

Functional Analysis and Treatment of Challenging Behavior

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 33066
Status Active

This course covers the purpose, rationale and methods used in conducting and interpreting functional analyses of challenging, or "maladaptive", behaviors (self-injury, stereotypy, agression). 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.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Req: 47.562 Teach&PosBehavSupport/Autism.