Within the wonderful world of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) there are many types of teaching strategies. One strategy that is commonly used in early intervention programs is Discrete Trial Training (DTT). Many parents that are enrolling their child in an Applied Behavior Analysis program have probably never heard of DTT and may be confused when seeing it for the first time. So, let’s dive in and break down the ABC’s of DTT, shall we?! What is Discrete Trial Training (DTT)?
A common belief is that individuals with Autism and other special needs are portrayed to be unable to understand the things that people say, this common thought process occurs due to the limited verbal speech of many of the individuals. The truth is so many of them understand everything that is said around them, this is why so many of our client’s learning language whether it be verbal or nonverbal our ABA therapists are encouraged to model language while playing because the
Todays Wellness Wednesday is all about doing something for others. Take some time during this fall season to volunteer your time to a cause you believe in. 💙 #wellness #Wednesday #appleseeds#volunteer #benice #aba
Today’s Wellness Wednesday tip requires zero money, or equipment, and only takes a few minutes out of your day. The tip is to practice gratitude. Find something today to be ultra focused on and grateful for. 💙🤓 #wellnesswednesday #appleseeds#aba #tips #selfcare #fall
Hey everyone, thanks for checking out another "A Piece of Hope" podcast episode presented by Appleseeds Behavioral Center. In todays episode we continue our sibling series as host Emma is live in Florida from one of the nations SibShops workshops! In this episodes we dive into how SibShops started, who can benefit from the workshops, and what a typical SibShop experience looks like! Be sure to like and subscribe to the podcast as well as like and follow Appleseeds Behavioral
Welcome back everyone to a brand new episode of "A Piece of Hope" podcast presented by Appleseeds Behavioral Center, located in Kennesaw Georgia. This month we are kicking off a brand new series all about the siblings of children with Autism. In this first episode of the series one of Appleseeds very own RBT's Ms. Nicole shares her story of having a younger brother who was diagnosed with Autism. Don't forget to "like" and subscribe to the podcast as well as follow and "like"
Todays wellness Wednesday tip is to spend a few minutes in silence. Relax your mind, and really focus on what you hear, think and see. #wellnesswednesday #silence #focus #aba #therapy #ga #autism #appleseeds
Today’s terminology Thursday word is “motivation”. Often you might hear “what made them do that?” Well the answer to that question is found in whatever motivates them! 🧩🤓💙 #terminologythursday #aba #autism#georgia #therapy #motivation
Today’s Wellness Wednesday tip is important not only for our own self-care but also the care of others. Take some time today to connect with the people around you. Have a truly meaningful conversation, listen, and check in on friends and family. Be sure to let the people around you know you appreciate them! 💙🤓🧩 #selfcare#wellnesswednesday #aba #therapy#autism #connect #georgia
Today’s Wellness Wednesday tip is to unplug! It is easier said then done, but take some time today to turn off your phone, turn off the tv, and spend some time away from the electronics! 🧩💙#wellnesswednesday #ABA #therapy#autism #georgia #unplug
Have you ever heard the word BIP, or behavior intervention plan being used? Are you not quite sure what this means? Well todays terminology Thursday post is all about the definition of a behavior intervention plan. Be sure to check out all the terminology Thursday posts from Appleseeds Behavioral Center!
Todays self-care tip for Wellness Wednesday is to leave your comfort zone! As actor Will Smith once said, "The best things in life are on the other side of terror, on the other side of your maximum fear, are all of the best things in life.” So this week, take some time to step out of your comfort zone, and see what lies on the other side!
Happy team member Tuesday everyone! Today we want to introduce you to one of Appleseeds Behavioral Centers own, Ed. Ed is an RBT, and is always ready to do whatever it takes to make the kids smile. Thanks so much for sharing your story Mr. Ed!
Thursday is one of our favorite days of the week because that means it is time for another Terminology Thursday post!! Today’s term is - skill acquisition. #aba#therapy #autism #terminology#georgia #skillacquisition 🤓🧩💙