Understanding and Improving Behavior-A Sensible Approach

Thursday, April 18, 2019


The presentation will discuss an approach for looking at behavior and effective methods of changing behavior. It will challenge some commonly held beliefs and practices. The content is appropriate for those working with both children and adults with autism and intellectual disabilities. It will be relevant for school personnel and professionals working in other settings.

Learning objectives:

  1. Increase the understanding of behavior

  2. Understand the functional behavior assessment process

  3. Learn strategies to improve challenging behavior


Diane Gould LCSW, BCBA,