All behavior is communication, and they’re two sides of the same coin. Functional communication, or FCT, is a way to decrease problem behavior through teaching effective communication skills. Here, we discuss where to start when teaching mands, how to collect data, and how to avoid developing chains of responses by using transfer trials.
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We have all heard the textbook examples of the toddler having a tantrum in the grocery store check-out for access to candies and chocolate bars.… Read More »Functional Communication Training (FCT) and Replacement Behavior