Determining a child’s learning style and teaching to that child’s learning style

Instructor Natalie Rioux-Tamayo MA, BCBA – (1-14-15389)
Date and Time April 25, 2017 and May 9, 2017
*participants must attend both days of training in order to receive CEU
Location Applied Behavior Consultants, Inc. (Santa Clarita Office)
Number of Units 3.5 units
Course Description This is an introduction to determining the learning style for children on the spectrum in an effort to hone in on the child’s strengths. Participants will be trained to distinguish between an auditory and visual learner. Upon identifying the type of learner trainers will review the types of lessons to teach to capitalize on their learning style. Lessons to increase the deficit repertoire will also be reviewed. Trainees will be taught how to progress lessons through response classes. Trainees will be taught to progress these lessons through the levels of generalization. Trainees will also be taught techniques to increase the vocal repertoire of visual learners.
Target Audience Current employees of ABC, Inc only. BCs on up are welcome, intermediate level
Fee Free


 

Systematically Programming Generalization: An Overview of Recreating Environments to Accelerate Learning

Instructor Caitlin McCaffrey MA/BCBA
Date and Time 5/9/17 11:45am-12:45pm
Location Applied Behavior Consultants, Inc. (Santa Clarita Office)
Number of Units 2 units
Course Description Staff with a BCBA or BCBA-D will learn how to target and program for generalization systematically. This training will focus on teaching for generalization from introduction and acquisition within structured environments to planning for generalization to the natural environment with the ultimate goal of having behaviors come under the control of naturally occurring contingencies.
Target Audience Current employees of ABC, Inc only
Fee Free