The 10-hour On-Demand PFA-SBT Course is now available in Russian!

Practical Functional Assessment and Skill Based Treatment (10 CEUs) FTF would like to thank Daria Brazhenkova, Lyubov Ostrovskaya, Tamara Solomatina, Ekaterina Krylova and Ekaterina Zavolokina for their extraordinary efforts translating the training materials for this course, thereby bringing FTF closer towards its mission of worldwide dissemination of the values and methods of Today’s ABA. FTF…

The 10-hour On-Demand PFA-SBT Course is now available in Spanish!

Evaluación Funcional Práctica y Tratamiento Basado en Habilidades (10 CEUs) FTF agradece al Dr. Javier Virués Ortega, a Aida Tarifa Rodríguez y a Agustín Gonzalo Pérez-Bustamante Pereira por su extraordinario trabajo de traducción de los materiales de formación de este curso. Con ello, el FTF se acerca a su objetivo de difusión internacional de los…

New SBT web app!

ABAkadabra, in partnership with FTF Behavioral Consulting, developed a skill-based treatment web app. Remember all those datasheets for all those steps across all those CAB branches? Well, it’s time to say good-bye, save a few trees, and harness the power of 21st Century technology. The ABAkadabra Clinical Platform works seamlessly with the SBT add-on module to…

FTF New On-Demand Course: Tips for Expediting the SBT Process

Because SBT is a performance-based process, it is always recommended to let the client determine the pace. There are, however, some ways to expedite the process without compromising its integrity. Dr. Hanley describes 28 ways in which you can expedite the SBT process for your clients in this new on-demand course.  To learn more and…

Chinese Translation of the Open-Ended Interview

See below for two Chinese translations of the Open-Ended Interview. Special thanks to Chloe Wang for her translation efforts that help us work toward our mission of world-wide dissemination of the PFA/SBT technology. Simplified Chinese translation of the Open-Ended Interview can be found here. Traditional Chinese translation of the Open-Ended Interview can be found here.

A Perspective on Today’s ABA from Dr. Hanley

This is today’s ABA when starting therapy with an autistic person, especially one who routinely engages in problem behavior.  Today’s ABA (applied behavior analysis) is about continually learning about the predilections of the autistic person being served so that preferred learning contexts can be developed en route to developing skills that can be appreciated by…

PFA/SBT FAQs Korean Translation

See below for a Korean translation of PFA/SBT FAQs. Please also find a PDF of this translation here. Special thanks to Heykyung Ahn and Yujin Chung for their translation efforts that help us work toward our mission of world-wide dissemination of the PFA/SBT technology. 실천적기능평가(PFA, Practical functional assessment)와기술에기반한치료(SBT, Skill-based treatment)를통해서위험하거나파괴적인(disruptive) 행동에접근하기 핵심내용 모든 아동들은 문제행동을…