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precision teaching

Dr. Rick Kubina: Fluency and Precision Teaching

#014: Dr. Rick Kubina: Fluency and Precision Teaching It’s my great pleasure to interview my friend and former BCBA mentor, Dr. Rick Kubina, today! Dr. Kubina is an accomplished Board Certified Behavior Analyst, as well as a Professor of Special…


autism and safety

Autism and Safety: Keeping Kids with Autism Safe

#013: Keeping Kids with Autism Safe There’s a major difference between raising a typical child and a child with autism, but if they have one thing in common it’s that they can quickly get themselves into an unsafe situation—especially when they’re…


Burnout Prevention

Dr. Becca Tagg: Burnout Prevention and Being Happy in the Autism World

#012: Dr. Becca Tagg: Preventing Burn-out and Being Happy in the Autism World Self-care is important no matter who you are, but if you’re a parent or a professional in the stressful world of autism, self-care becomes vital. Dr. Becca Tagg has…


conversational skills

How to Teach Conversational Skills to Children with Autism

#011: How to Teach Conversational Skills to Children with Autism I cannot over-emphasize the importance of verbal language skills. In this episode, I focus on how to teach your child conversational skills, why it’s so important, plus share strategies…


Speech Development

Rosemarie Griffin, SLP & BCBA: Speech Development

#010: Rosemarie Griffin, SLP & BCBA: Increasing Speech In previous episodes, I have emphasized the importance of helping your child develop verbal language skills. It is the easiest form of communication between a child and parent or professional…


getting children to talk

Getting Kids with Autism to Talk or Talk More

#009: Getting Kids with Autism to Talk or Talk More [smart_track_player url="http://traffic.libsyn.com/turnautismaround/009-TAA-podcast.mp3" title="#009: Getting Kids with Autism to Talk or Talk More" artist="Dr. Mary Barbera"  One of the questions…


Autism Advocacy

Behaviorbabe (Dr. Amanda Kelly): Autism Advocacy and Social Media

#008: Behaviorbabe (Dr. Amanda Kelly): Autism Advocacy and Social Media Over the course of the last two decades, I’ve created some great friendships and met some amazing people in the Behavior Analyst community and, in episode eight, I interview my…


escape extinction

Dr. Megan Miller: Problems with Escape Extinction

#007: Dr. Megan Miller : Problems with Escape Extinction It was a book in high school that inspired Dr. Megan Miller to pursue a career in autism; now she’s a Board Certified Behavior Analyst, a published author, an expert on behavioral procedures…


problem behaviors

Improving Problem Behaviors in Children with Autism

#006: Improving Problem Behaviors in Children with Autism Recently I sent out a survey asking both parents and professionals what their greatest challenges are in the world of autism. The poll was a huge success and most participants agreed that…


aba

Using ABA and the Verbal Behavior Approach to Treat Autism

#005: Using ABA and the Verbal Behavior Approach to Treat Autism There has been a steady shift from the traditional Lovaas style ABA programs to a Verbal Behavior approach. Most people assume that these two methods are mutually exclusive…