Preschool Life Skills Workshop Bundle

We are pleased to present a new Preschool Life Skills Workshop Bundle! PLS is a problem behavior prevention curriculum. It is intended for students who are at risk for the development of severe problem behavior. It is not intended for students who already exhibit severe problem behavior. Objectives: Attendees will be able to… Describe and…

Prompting, Shaping, & Differential Reinforcement: Foundational Teaching Tools in SBT

FTF is proud to announce the release of its latest course “Prompting, Shaping, & Differential Reinforcement: Foundational Teaching Tools in SBT” by Dr. Kelsey Ruppel. Abstract: Skill-Based Treatment (SBT) involves teaching learners the skills they need to make problem behavior unnecessary. Effective prompting, shaping, and differential reinforcement are required to teach every step in the…

New On-Demand Course: Recording, Graphing, and Interpreting PFA/SBT Data

FTF is proud to announce the release of its latest 2.5 CEU training on Recording, Graphing, and Interpreting PFA/SBT Data—Presented by Dr. Cammilleri. Link: https://ftfbc.com/course-list/ Objectives: Participants will be able to identify key elements of a performance-based IISCA. Participants will learn how use a paper and pencil data collection system for a performance-based IISCA. Participants…

PLS Article Alert

Here’s another recently published article on Preschool Life Skills. The authors examined the effectiveness and generality of an abbreviated PLS program with typically developing Icelandic preschoolers. Click here for a copy of the article. And a big congratulations to Bára Fanney Hálfdanardóttir, Eina Ingvarsson, and Berglind Sveinbjörnsdóttir on this achievement!

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…

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…