ABA has become a controversial topic within the Autism community. This presentation will take the question “Is ABA Ethical?” head on. We will examine the common criticisms, the history of ABA, common practices in the field, and present a conclusion. We will conclude the presentation, with a brief overview of practices that address the critic’s concern.
Level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
- The learner will identify the common criticisms of ABA.
- The learner will identify the common practices that may lead to an unethical ABA program.
- The learner will identify practices that address the concerns of ABA’s critics.