In Applied Behavior Analysis, precise communication is critical to effectively understanding and implementing teaching procedures. Correct terminology ensures consistency, accuracy, and clarity in discussions surrounding… Read More »The Comprehensive ABA Glossary: Unlocking the Power of Correct Terminology
Learn how to effectively manage your team and communicate with your co-workers, supervisees, and families that you work with.
We’ve been in the field of ABA a long time. But let’s review the basics. What does a BCBA do? When I first got into the field of ABA, my mother thought that I babysat kids with autism. I’ve always been told that I need a good elevator pitch. If someone asks you what you do, an elevator pitch would be something like a 30 second synopsis that you would tell somebody in an elevator before they got out on the third floor.
So you are finally a BCBA, you have went through all the fun steps of credentialing to licensing (depending on your state), and you are… Read More »Behavioural Skills Training (BST) with ABA Therapists
As Behaviour Analysts, it is our job to put programs and protocols in place for therapists to carry out. This means that a program is… Read More »What to Look for When Hiring an ABA Therapist
On paper, Shayna Gaunt – she’s the co-founder of How to ABA and the director of Kid Mechanix – is an all-star.
Her resume is extensive and impressive; she’s an incredible BCBA. And in person, she’s even better. She gives 110 percent to every client she works with and every therapist she trains. Her energy and smile are contagious! If you haven’t already, we hope you get the chance to meet Shayna soon. In the meantime, here’s a little more about the woman behind How to ABA. Read More »Up Close And Personal With How to ABA Co-Founder Shayna Gaunt
When Shira Karpel walks into the room, kids’ faces light up. She’s knows exactly how to relate to and have fun with each client, playing with their favourite toys, singing the coolest songs and giving just the kind of tickles or squeezes they love. Our second in command is also amazing at her job because she’s creative, dedicated and designs incredible ABA programs that bring the best out of kiddos. Awesome, right?! We think so. Here’s your chance to get to know more about Shira. Read More »Shira Karpel: Get To Know The BCBA That Kids Love