ABA and TIC Practice 3

Your response Response example
Acceptable ABA Intervention

Interrupt the vocal stereotypy, reinforce when not engaging in vocal stereotypy,

Use a prompt to stop the stereotypy and then engage in short drills until three successes; Use a DRO to suppress the vocal stereotypy; Put the client in a room alone where she will not bother anyone while she works
More Trauma-Informed ABA Intervention

Assess why Maggie may be engaging in stereotypy, could she be showing signs of anxiety in response to something in her environment?

Conduct a competing stimulus assessment and provide continuous access to stimuli that make vocal stereotypy less probable (such as headphones); Try to determine what high rates of stereotypy occasion, such as anxiety, and then address that