This is a text-based course.
This course provides students with an in-depth understanding of the crucial role behavior analysts play in supporting individuals with diverse learning needs. Participants will learn how behavior analysts contribute to the special education process by conducting assessments, developing behavior intervention plans, and providing behavioral supports. They will explore collaborative approaches with educators, parents, and professionals to design individualized programs that address unique needs and foster positive behavioral outcomes. The course also covers the assessment and analysis of behavioral data to determine eligibility for special education services, inform decision-making on placement, accommodations, and appropriate supports for students with behavioral challenges.