Tag: COVID-19

Jul 7

4 Best Strategies to Teach Handwashing

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4 Best Strategies to Teach Handwashing  Handwashing is a self-help skill we use in our daily life and is a prevention method to decrease the spread of COVID-19. When teaching handwashing, here are 4 best strategies that will assist to successfully accomplish the skill:  Task Analysis: Breaking down the steps   Chaining: Determine how to teach the skill   Prompt Hierarchy: Teach by using least to most assistance   Reinforcement: Provide praise and reinforcement as you practice   Breaking Down the Steps  Before we start to teach handwashing, it is

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Jun 26

Best Considerations for Summertime During COVID-19 Using the ACT Bullseye

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Best Considerations for Summertime During COVID-19 Using the ACT Bullseye  Last week the focus was on considerations for summertime during COVID-19 using the ACT matrix as a tool. This week we will discuss narrowing those topics using the ACT Bullseye, because there are many ways to spend our summer, even with social limitations in place.   For the person seeking self-care: Listen to your body. Take a nap

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Jun 25

4 Considerations for Summertime during COVID-19 using the ACT Matrix  The life we know has abruptly changed as a result of COVID-19 and now we are left to figure out what to do during summertime. For some people that means varied amounts of free time, for others that means an increase in work obligations, and then there are some people that are living a very similar life as they were 6 months ago,

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Jun 15

4 Great Ideas to Teach Social Distancing During COVID Adjusting to a new routine such as social distance due to COVID-19, can be stressful for everyone, especially for neuro-diverse individuals.    When teaching social distancing, it is important to:  Give the facts  Practice at home  Give reminders about social distancing before and after leaving the home  Provide praise and reinforcement for appropriate distancing.  Facts: What is Social Distancing?  According to the

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Jun 8

How to Safely Conduct ABA Sessions in Home Settings as a Result of COVID-19 Part 2-Ideas for Implementation Previously, we discussed preparation and discussions for how to safely conduct ABA sessions in home settings as a result of COVID-19.  We may have now learned about our employer policies and are now preparing to enter into homes. However, with safety measures such as physical distancing in

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May 30

Safely Conduct ABA Sessions in Home Settings as a Result of COVID-19 Part 1- Preparation and Discussions  How can we safely conduct ABA sessions in Home Settings during COVID?Returning to behavior analytic services in homes can be both exciting and scary with everything going on in the world and the uncertainty of a cure. There should be a great deal of

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Testimonials

Ideas and Alternatives

Our ABA specialist gave me many ideas and alternatives to interact with my child. She is a very kind person.

E. Gurrola, Vice President of A.F.E.

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2016-06-17T07:41:36+00:00

E. Gurrola, Vice President of A.F.E.

Our ABA specialist gave me many ideas and alternatives to interact with my child. She is a very kind person.

Fun

Our ABA specialist’s work has improved the quality of our son’s life and has made our relationship with him more functional, fulfilling and fun.

R. Osburn, Acupuncturist

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2016-06-17T07:35:44+00:00

R. Osburn, Acupuncturist

Our ABA specialist’s work has improved the quality of our son’s life and has made our relationship with him more functional, fulfilling and fun.

Motivated

ABA specialist has caused a dramatic change within my son. She is motivated, likes to see results and is very dedicated to her work.

Ms. Anteneh, Mother

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2016-06-17T07:39:24+00:00

Ms. Anteneh, Mother

ABA specialist has caused a dramatic change within my son. She is motivated, likes to see results and is very dedicated to her work.

Problem solver

She is an active problem solver, flexible, creative, emphatic and she has humor.

Mrs. M.P.M., Child Psychologist

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2016-06-17T07:40:02+00:00

Mrs. M.P.M., Child Psychologist

She is an active problem solver, flexible, creative, emphatic and she has humor.

Adequate

The enthusiasm of her works well with the people she works with. Her way of working is adequate, flexible and thorough.

Mrs. M.M.V.K., Child Psychologist

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2016-06-17T07:40:33+00:00

Mrs. M.M.V.K., Child Psychologist

The enthusiasm of her works well with the people she works with. Her way of working is adequate, flexible and thorough.
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