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Making the most out of a school-based Functional Behavior Assessment

Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D bSci21Media, LLC Brett DiNovi, M.A., BCBA Brett DiNovi & Associates Sometimes Functional Behavior Assessments (FBAs) are conducted in schools simply to fulfill requirements set forth by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).  In such…



How the Affordable Care Act affects your ABA agency

Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D bSci21Media, LLC Liliana Salazar, Esq. Chief Compliance Officer, West Region, HUB International Jason McVay Account Executive, HUB international Jamie Pagliaro & Dawn Mackey Rethink Behavioral Health How do recent updates to the Affordable Care Act…


A Mother, her kids, and an ABA app.

Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D bSci21Media, LLC Sabina Misiarz-Filipek DrOmnibus Below is the story of Chantale Dupuis, a mother of two boys with autism, who has come to benefit from the ABA DrOmnibus App – a technology designed to facilitate…



The unintended effects of punishment – and reinforcement.

By Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D bSci21Media, LLC Brett DiNovi, M.A., BCBA Brett DiNovi & Associates In a recent video from Brett DiNovi & Associates, Dr. Chris Manente, a Board Certified Behavior Analyst, asked the question “Is punishment appropriate?”.  In…


Facilitating in-home ABA with an App.

Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D bSci21Media, LLC Sabina Misiarz-Filipek DrOmnibus In our ongoing series featuring the pioneering ABA technology company DrOmnibus, we would like to share feedback from previous customers that have purchased the ABA DrOmnibus App.  Below is the…


Using ABA as a parent

By Leanne Page, M.Ed, BCBA bSci21 Contributing Writer Dear Behavior BFF, I’ve followed your column for some time and it sounds like the parents have to put in a lot of work up front to use ABA with their own…


How an ABA app is making waves in Europe and beyond.

Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D bSci21Media, LLC Marta Holeksa Pedagogical University, Cracow, Poland Lukasz Prochwicz Cardinal Wyszynski University, Warsaw, Poland DrOmnibus — an Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) technology company based in Poland — is a rising star in the European ABA…