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Antecedent-based interventions (ABI) comprise an evidence-based practice derived from applied behavior analysis (ABA) and are used to address both interfering (e.g., disruptive, repetitive, stereotypical) and on-task behaviors. By definition, the principle of ABI describes a relationship between a behavior and an antecedent stimulus; that is, an event or condition that occurs before or as a behavior appears. This module will provide information on ABI strategies.

  • What's Included
  • 29 pages
  • Pre/post-assessments
  • Optional $20 certficate
  1. Describe how antecedent events can contribute to the occurrence of both desired and interfering behaviors
  2. Define a process for assessing factors in the environment that take place immediately before and after interfering behaviors and contribute to their occurrence
  3. Define eight ABI strategies for preventing interfering behaviors and enhancing the likelihood of positive learning behaviors
  4. Identify how to adapt ABI strategies to fit different contexts and conditions
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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.

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