APPLIED BEHAVIORAL ANALYSIS (ABA)

CentrePoint Academy autism programs are guided by proven, research-based strategies, including the principles of applied behavior analysis (ABA).
Applied behavior analysis, a discipline devoted to the understanding and improvement of human behavior, is the foundation of CentrePoint Academy approach to teaching children with autism and related disabilities.  

This includes specific strategies for increasing student’s communication and social skills, academic skills, adaptive living skills, and vocational skills; strategies for decreasing behaviors of concern based on the results of functional analysis assessments, teaching alternative appropriate behavior; and teaching self-control strategies.