Lived experiences of applied behaviour analysis: adult autistic reflections of childhood intervention

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Background: Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA) remains the ‘gold standard’ for ‘positive’ autism intervention, with recent research focusing on the pursuit of early intervention at the most initial stage of development (Dennis et al., 2013; Ismail et al., 2017) to entail the strongest possible outcomes for the individual. Despite the perceived success, little of the autistic narrative is conceptualised into practice and outcomes.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages1
Publication statusPublished - 8 Oct 2018
Event50th Anniversary Conference: Innovation in Autism Practice: The Future is Calling - Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow
Duration: 8 Oct 20189 Oct 2018
https://www.scottishautismconference.org/

Conference

Conference50th Anniversary Conference
CityGlasgow
Period8/10/189/10/18
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Keywords

  • autism
  • autistic adults
  • behaviour analysis

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