What is ABA?

Special Education & Schools

ABA Training Video

Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) is the application of behavioral laws to change socially significant behavior to a meaningful degree. Socially significant behaviors that improve the life experiences of an individual can include:

  • Social
  • Language
  • Academic
  • Daily living
  • Self care
  • Vocational
  • Leisure activities

ABA is not limited to autism programs. This video reviews all the different populations and fields ABA is used. How do you recognize a quality ABA program? How do you know if someone is actually using ABA in a service plan? This video reviews these questions.