Behavior Analysis (ABA) has been used to promote learning and change of
behavior using basic principles of behavior analysis. One of the most common
applications of ABA is in the field of Autism and Developmental Disabilities.
There are individuals who strongly advocate for bringing change through ABA,
while there are others who are strongly opposed to it.
assignment, you will describe both sides of the argument. Find journals or blog
entries that seek to strengthen or demean ABA in the field of Autism and other
related disabilities. After having listed both arguments, write your
perspective on the topic. Based on what you have read and what you have
described, do you find merit on either argument? Is there a different point of
view that wasn’t discussed that would sway you one way or another?