How to break free from the stereotypes of autism?

Amber Tanski DrOmnibus Even though societal awareness about autism is growing, both parents and professionals such as speech therapists, psychologists, or even physicians, still show certain stereotypes toward persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). On the one hand, autism is…


Find your reinforcers, and fail.

Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D bSci21Media, LLC Brett DiNovi Brett DiNovi & Associates Behavior analysts produce what you could call miraculous results.  Sure, BA’s know that there’s nothing magical about it, but miracles don’t necessarily involve the supernatural – they’re…


12 Weeks Report on Julia and Using the ABA DrOmnibus App

Elena Burch, M.Ed, BCBA I’m a consultant for DrOmnibus and a Board Dertified Behavior Analyst (BCBA), specializing in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) treatment for autistic children at in-home and center-based programs. I’ve been writing about Julia, a six-year-old diagnosed with…


Why a BCBA should work for Verbal Beginnings

Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D bSci21Media, LLC I recently had a chance to talk with Diana Wolf and Nick Chappell about what makes their company, accredited by the Behavioral Health Centers of Excellence, attractive to BCBAs. In a word, it…


How to Stop a Tantrum on the Way to a Store Using ABA

Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D & Leanne Page, M.Ed, BCBA bSci21Media, LLC Brett DiNovi, M.A., BCBA Brett DiNovi & Associates Parents are often faced with problem behaviors while trying to accomplish necessary everyday tasks such as running errands. In a…


Applied Behavior Analysis: Laboring in Obscurity

Harla B. Frank, M.S., BCBA bSci21 Contributing Writer You can have a great product, but if communication fails, it’s like watching a stand-up comedian do a gig in a completely different language.   —  Steve Jobs Ladies and gentlemen, we’ve been doing…


How a behavior analyst thinks about an organization.

Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D bSci21Media, LLC How do you think about a business like a behavior analyst? The answer resides in Behavioral Systems Analysis (BSA).  BSA is a sister discipline to Organizational Behavior Management (OBM) that takes a broader…



Strategies to get your kids to school on time.

By Leanne Page, M.Ed, BCBA bSci21 Contributing Writer “Dear Behavior BFF, I have the hardest time getting my kids to school on time in the mornings. The whole morning will go pretty okay until it’s time to put on shoes,…