Behavioural Analyst Techniques

This course is designed to introduce students to behavior analysis techniques including assessment/analysis/intervention. Students will learn to recognize at-risk behaviors in a range of populations including youth, women, and ethnic minorities.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Operationally define behavior and its functions.
  • Describe strategies for increasing and decreasing behavior.
  • Define, describe, and apply the basic principles of behavior analysis.
  • Describe the relationship between applied behavior analysis and evidence-based treatment.
  • Discuss the key concepts, vocabulary, techniques and outcomes of the use of the basic principles behaviour analysis with at risk populations.
  • Describe simple strategies for how behavior analysis can be implemented successfully in the treatment of addiction.

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Kelowna Location:

Phone: (250) 765-7624

Vancouver Location:

Phone: 604-677-3866

Entry Requirements

  • Students must complete an intake with recruitment team.

Application Processing

  • Throughout the year

Completion

  • Certificate

Assessment

  • Student will be assessed by daily attendance, assignments, and completion of in class activities.

Completion Requirements

  • To successfully complete this course, students must:

    • Pass the final exam
    • Attend a minimum of 80% of the scheduled classes
    • Achieve a minimum overall score of 50%

     

Student Progression And Reporting

  • Assignments, participation, attendance and exams.

Program Duration: 40 hours

Credentials Provided: Certificate

Fees: CAD $850.00

Delivery Methods:
Online| On-campus| Combined
SCHEDULED INTAKES:
Ongoing, part time studies.

Tuesdays and Thursday 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

July 5 – Aug 26
Sept 6 – Oct 27
Nov 1 – Dec 22
Modules
Topics
1
Overt, respondent, operant, behavioural
2
Behavioural assessment
3
Interventions
4
Behaviour rate
5
Law of effect
6
Reinforcement
7
Behaviour chain
8
Extinction
9
Continuation: Extinction
10
Punishment
11
Generalization
12
Maintenance
13
Conditioning theories
14
Ethics
15
Review
16
Final Exam and wrap up
Course sequencing may vary
The program is delivered in English. The program will employ an in-class lecture delivery format. There is no mandatory homework; however, it is recommended that you review daily lectures and exercises completed.
The Addictions and Community Support Worker Diploma program was reviewed and approved by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training.
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