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Course No: PSYC.5660-032; SIS Class Nbr: 8685
This course covers the purpose, rationale and
methods used in conducting and interpreting
functional analyses of challenging, or
maladaptive, behaviors (self-injury, stereotypy,
agression). It also describes the full range of
behavioral procedures used to decrease or
eliminate these behaviors, with emphasis placed on
ethical interventions and the desirability of
least restrictive and non-aversive strategies.
Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor
When Offered & Tuition
- Online Course
- Spring 2017: Jan 17 to Apr 29
- Chat Hours: Wed 8:30-9:30pm*
- Course Level: Graduate
- Tuition: $1725
- Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.
*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate
in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers,
and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended.
Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the
Related Programs: M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Autism Studies Option, Behavioral Intervention in Autism: BCBA Coursework Preparation Certificate, Behavioral Management in Autism: BCaBA Coursework Preparation Certificate
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