Applied Behaviour Analysis
What is Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA)?
ABA is the science of human behaviour and learning. The principles around the science are used to teach skills, increase appropriate behaviours and to reduce/replace inappropriate behaviours. Skills are broken down into achievable components and taught over many trials using motivation and reinforcement to shape up the response until it becomes independent.
What is Verbal Behaviour (VB)?
Using the principles and procedures of ABA, but based around Skinner's analysis of language and a strong emphasis on motivation. The individualised motivater is the focus for learning any skill which makes it a fun experience for the learner.