August 6 – 9, 2018
The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center
State College, Pennsylvania

Introduction to the Conference and Applied Behavior Analysis

Monday, July 31, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Presentation will include a brief overview of evidence-based interventions for students with autism. Since most evidence suggests the importance of applied behavior analysis (ABA) in guiding interventions for individuals with autism, many sessions at the National Autism Conference focus on ABA. During this session, the basic principles of ABA will be presented for beginners and those who want a review of those principles. This session is appropriate for parents and educators. The content of this session will prepare attendees to get the most out of this year's conference. Information presented will be supported by videos of ABA-based interventions. Additionally, the session will include a brief review of how data may be presented in the various ABA-based sessions occurring at the conference.

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Act 48
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All Participants
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