Functional communication training (FCT) is a practice that emerged from the research on functional behavioral assessment (FBA). Once the FBA has determined the function of a single interfering behavior, or a group of behaviors that all serve the same function, FCT is used to teach a new, communicative behavior that replaces the interfering behavior (i.e., the communicative behavior serves the same purpose as the interfering/target behavior). This module will provide information on the evidence-based practice, FCT.
- What's Included
- 30 pages
- Optional $15 certficate
- Summarize functional communication training (FCT), including how to select a replacement behavior that aids in communication, how to implement the training, and how to monitor progress
- Identify resources to use when developing FCT and apply aspects of FCT to interventions for learners at the preschool, elementary, and secondary grade levels
Purchasing certificates that validate successful completion of module will be available soon. More information about graduate credit and continuing education credit will be released as approvals are secured.