ABA and TIC Practice 1

Your response Response example
Acceptable ABA Intervention


Physically prevent escape (escape extinction); Use a DRL and take away an icon each time escape is attempted; Implement response cost using tokens earned during work; Verbally redirect
More Trauma-Informed ABA Intervention


Allow escape for a brief duration and provide an enhanced break from work when the client asks for a break; Do not block escape and provide highly desired positive reinforcers for task completion; Use demands fading to gradually build up desk time; Work on rapport building and make tasks more interesting to engage the client during work trials.