Estonia, Tallinn

Supporting the Development of Children's Behaviour with the ABA Method

when 13 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 EC
fee EUR 300

Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) is most well known in terms of autism intervention. However, ABA is applied in many other fields such as behavioral medicine, Organizational Behavior Management, safety and risk mediation, sports training, sleep problems, self-management, etc.

Course leader

Kyle Mokma is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. He is a licensed and practicing psychologist and provides educational/training services across a wide range or fields including early intervention therapy, university curriculum development & instruction.

Target group

Up to 30 participants with an interest in the topic of ABA. Participants need to be proficient in English at minimum B2 level.

Course aim

The goal of the curriculum is to provide participants with a basic introduction to the field of ABA, how is it used today, why is it so well known in relation to autism and in what other areas of social life does using ABA derived intervention strategies and methodology provide meaningful change. The course will cover the basic behaviour analytic principles and provide students with the opportunity to disseminate behaviour analytic research as it applies to Organizational Behaviour Management, behavioral intervention for autism, health and safety, etc.

Credits info

2 EC
Students who are present the whole course period and successfully complete their assignments to the teacher by the date to be determine will be granted 2 ECTS.

Fee info

EUR 300: Early-bird fee until March 31, 2020. Accommodation and meals are not included in the price.
EUR 350: Regular fee after March 31, 2020. Accommodation and meals are not included in the price.