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Principles of Applied Behavior Analysis for Behavior Technicians and Other Practitioners
Third Edition

Michele Wallace
  California State University, LA
G. Roy Mayer
  San Diego State University

2019 / 166 pages / $39.95
ISBN 978-1-59738-131-4 / paper

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Principles of Applied Behavior Analysis for Behavior Therapists and Other Practitioners is a training manual for individuals pursuing the Registered Behavior TechnicianTM (RBT) certification through the Behavior Analysis Certification BoardTM (BACB). This manual is designed to be used in tandem with a BCBA supervisor toward the 40-hour training requirement for the certification. It can also be used as a study guide for those who have completed their training and are preparing for their certification exam. The Second Edition has been updated to incorporate the new RBT Second Edition Task List and the BACB Ethics Code for Behavior Analysts (2020).

This 13-chapter manual covers:

  •  Professional ethics and practices
  •  How to measure and report behavior
  •  Assessment of behavior
  •  Skill acquisition
  •  Antecedent procedures in skill acquisition
  •  The preventionng problem behavior through the introduction and modification of antecedents
  •  Crisis management
  •  Comprehensive behavior planning