autism spectrum disorder

Supporting children with autism to be their best selves.

Amber Tanski DrOmnibus Every child deserves the support he needs to thrive. Providing that support takes patience, strategy, and even a little creativity. Just like anyone else, children with autism need help to grow up to reach their full potential….


Ways You Can Spread Autism Awareness Beyond the Month of April

Zachary H. Morford, PhD, BCBA-D Lucero Neri-Hernandez, MS, BCBA Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D bSci21 Media, LLC April is autism awareness month. Launched over two decades ago by the Autism Society, the whole month is designed to bring awareness of…


10 Things You Should Know About ASD

Zachary H. Morford, PhD, BCBA-D, Lucero Neri-Hernandez, MS, BCBA, Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D bSci21 Media, LLC Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that characterizes individuals who have difficulties with communication and social interactions, and who have repetitive behaviors…



When behavior persists during extinction…

By Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D Founding Editor, bSci21.org Intermittent schedules of reinforcement make behavior more resistant to extinction, right?  Maybe not. According to a study published by MacDonald, Ahearn, Parry-Cruwys, Bancroft, and Dube in the Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, behavior…