New Online CEU Courses

FTF Behavioral Consulting has released more On-Demand CEU courses related to the Practical Functional Assessment and Skill-based Treatment process. Two more online CEU courses are now available: Extending Successful Problem Behavior Treatment to Parents Caregivers by Dr. Kelsey Ruppel and Preventing Escalation of Problem Behavior, Part I: Assessment by Holly Gover. You will find the courses here. …

New Online PFA/SBT and Sleep Courses

In an effort to meet the needs of professionals in this difficult time, FTF Behavioral Consulting has moved up the dates of the Practical Functional Assessment and Skill-based Treatment online courses. In addition, FTF is offering a course on understanding and treating sleep problems. There are two PFA/SBT course offerings starting the week of April…

Skill-based Treatment: A Visual

Please enjoy this infographic that illustrates the Skill-based Treatment and the branching of Contextually Appropriate Behaviors (CAB). FTF Behavioral Consulting recently developed the infographic with Trade Winds Educational Center in Utica, NY. All teaching trials, in which CAB is targeted, involve the client first communicating, tolerating, relinquishing reinforcers, and transitioning to a context in which…

New PFA/SBT CEU Course

FTF Behavioral Consulting is excited to begin rolling out their our On-Demand CEU videos created by FTF Lead Consultants. Perhaps perfect timing given we will all be spending a lot of time indoors, might as well get some CEUs! The first available course is Considerations for Advancing the Complexity of Communication During FCT by Dr.…

IISCA App Available

A beta-version of an app is available to help you collect data and graph your IISCA results! The app, titled IISCA, was created through a collaboration between Garage94 and FTF Behavioral Consulting. Special thanks to Andrea Mennitto, Luigi Iovino, and Jessica Peluso, a great behavior analytic programming team who will be sharing other creative programming with…

CPT Codes and Reporting

For guidelines for 2019 CPT codes and reporting of the Practical Functional Assessment (PFA) and Skill-Based Treatment (SBT) process for Michigan providers, click here. This resource was created by Brie Elsasser and Morgan VanDenBerg of Autism Centers for Michigan and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. This resource is intended to be a…

Updated Process Materials

Recent procedural updates have been made to the Practical Functional Assessment (PFA) and Skill-based Treatment (SBT) process. The implementation support materials available on this website have been updated accordingly. Head over to Implementation Assistance to access the updated materials. You will find updated: Forms to aid in the design of the IISCA and SBT Tips…

PFA/SBT April Workshop

FTF Behavioral Consulting is hosting a two day workshop on Practical Functional Assessment and Skill-based Treatment! Please see some details below, and click here for more information and registration. Friday-Saturday, April 16-17, 2020                                                            DCU Center, Worcester MA Title: Practical Functional Assessment and Skill-Based Treatment of Severe Problem Behavior: A Process Update with Supported Application Time: 8:30-4:30…

New Online PFA/SBT and Balance Program Courses!

In FTF Behavioral Consulting’s ongoing effort to disseminate safe, dignified, and effective assessment and treatment processes, FTF is pleased to offer new training opportunities for busy professionals. The course lineup includes: Practical Functional Assessment and Skill-Based Treatment of Severe Problem Behavior Assessment and Treatment of Sleep Problems Assessment and Treatment of Stereotypy Assessment and Treatment…