Lawrence, NJ Functions of Behavior ABA Services
Establishing Operations & SD ABA in Lawrence
Located at the crossroads between the Delaware Valley region and the Raritan Valley region, Lawrence is a township in Mercer County, New Jersey. The township has an estimated population of around 33,472 as of the 2010 census. The township was originally called Maidenhead Township after one of the Thames River villages located west of London. The township was renamed to its current name in 1816, in honor of Captain James Lawrence who was the commander of the USS Chesapeake during the War of 1812.
The function of the behavior is important to identify for several reasons, including behavior prevention, and choosing socially appropriate replacement behaviors. The four functions of behavior are sensory stimulation, escape, access to attention, and access to tangibles.
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Lawrence, NJ Negative Reinforcement ABA
Applied Behavioral Analysis or ABA is the process of learning theory to help our Lawrence clients improve their social skills and interactions. Here at Sidekicks Support, we follow the principles of ABA and the four functions of behavior to help your child grow.
When working with Sidekicks Support, we send out a BCBA or a Board Certified Behavior Analyst to your Lawrence home to perform a behavioral assessment on your child. The ABA will then use that information to write a plan based on the needs of your child focusing on the functions of behavior. Our ABA methods include some of the best-practiced methods in the field such as discriminative stimulus or SD, establishing operations, and negative reinforcement that will help your child grow. Every child is different and has their own set of unique problems they will deal with in their life. There are many different factors to consider such as the current level of functioning, individual skills, and their behavior with relation to the four functions of behavior all play a part in how the ABA will help your child. The BCBA is there to help parents with coaching and support in Lawrence, NJ while also providing feedback on the ABA.