Ask the Behavior Analyst .com is a
behavioral advisory consultation service that utilizes and educates individuals,
groups and organizations about the principles of behavior. Applied Behavior
Analysis is a discipline of behavior science. Its main purpose is to promote the
shaping of behavior for the better.
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is a Behavior Analyst ?
A Behavior Analyst
is one who has extensive knowledge about the science of behavior. Principles of
Applied Behavior Analysis ( ABA ) can be utilized in numerous practical ways to positively influence how one interacts and adapts to various environments at
home, in school, out in the community, while at play, in organizations, at work,
in personal relationships etc…..
Applied Behavior Analysis a recognized and professional discipline ?
Behavior Analysis is a very comprehensive and substantiated discipline amongst
the helping professions. It has an extensive body of scientific knowledge with
established standards for evidence-based practice.
ABA also has
specific methods of application.
In addition, Applied Behavior Analysis is fully recognized by the
American Psychological Association as a valid science. ABA is considered to be a
contributing division to psychology and other disciplines.
Please review the Applied Behavior Analysis References
page for further validation.
Also, the Board Certified Behavior Analyst credentialing programs through the
Behavior Analyst Certification Board
are accredited by the National
Council for Certifying Agencies.
is the accreditation council within the National Organization for Competency
is a behavior anyway ?
According to the
Webster - Miriam dictionary online –
The definition of a behavior is: 1. the manner of
conducting oneself b : anything that an organism does involving action and
response to stimulation c : the response of an individual,
2. the way in which someone
also : an instance of such behavior,
group, or species to its environment 3. the way in which something
functions or operates
Thus almost anything can be considered as a behavior.
( the ABA dog named Gizmo ! )
can a Behavior Analyst Consultant do ?
Will objectively analyze and operationalize :
a behavior / issue / situation / problem / environment
Develops goals, teaches techniques and advises on the implementation of
strategic actions that utilize antecedent / consequential / environmental
Provides ways to promote behavioral progress and monitor maintenance
utilize Ask the Behavior Analyst.com advisement consultation services ?
Elizabeth Wells, MS, BCBA, CSA has over 22 years experience working with various
populations and ages in the human services and healthcare fields. She is a
Board Certified Behavior Analyst with a MS degree in Health Science from UMDNJ,
Masters Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis from Penn State University, a
Certified Senior Advisor, has a BA in Psychology with minors in Music and
Biological Science and Case Management Certificate from Rutgers College, Rutgers University in New Jersey.
Beth ) Wells
is the Director of Alternative Pathways, LLC.
Alternative Pathways has been providing services since 2002. Elizabeth has
assessed, counseled, advised, trained, supervised, coordinated, lectured,
created positive setting environments and coached many other interdisciplinary
professionals, clients, parents, organizations, business, other behavior analysts, staff and everyday individuals
throughout her career. She is a 'Behavior Expert'.
Her experience is quite extensive for adults and children:
Health * Learning Disabilities * Behavior Assessments
Developmental Disabilities * ADHD / ADD * Health Care * Diagnosis
Needs * Typical Developing children * Music Instruction
writing * Functional Assessments * Brain Injury Rehabilitation
therapy * Care Planning * Behavior plans and therapy
Behavioral Supports / PBS * Self Determination * ODD
Counseling * Verbal
Behavior * Functional Analysis * Parent Coaching
* Autism /
Autism Spectrum Disorder / ASD * Social Work * Case Management
Skills Training * Relationship Development Interventions
* Advocacy * Policy and Planning * Senior Care
* IEP and IHP expertise
* Blogger * Psychiatric Disorders * Crisis
Intervention * OCD
* Staff Training and Mentoring * Disability Inclusion
Disability Awareness Education * Personal Life Coaching /Self Management
* In Home
programming * Business and Career Advisement
Environment Teaching NET * Special Education Training
Organizational Behavior Management / OBM
Security Disability Applications * Early Intervention
Functional and Cognitive Assessment and Skills Training
Professional Flutist and Flute Lessons * Teaching Family Model
Consultant Services * Behavior Disorders / Issues
Support * Customer Service * Behavior Coaching * Life Planning
Medication Effectiveness Assessment * BCBA
Supervision * Promotes
Centered Thinking * Certified Essential Lifestyle Planning Facilitator
* Etc ...
have clients said about this Behavior Analyst ?
Please see Testimonial page on this website
there an interest in shaping behaviors today ?
The answer is … of course !! There has been a major
interest during these past few years regarding how behavior can be interesting
to watch and be shaped for the better. Television shows like SUPER NANNY, The Biggest Loser,
Celebrity Intervention, Til Debt Do Us Part etc., they all showcase targeted
behaviors and how the individuals work towards changing and / or achieving them.
In addition, look at all of the popular reality TV shows featuring how
people interact and respond in various environments like Survivor, The Celebrity
Apprentice, Wife Swap, etc. Next are shows that utilize behavior analysis
techniques to solve crimes like Criminal Minds and The Mentalist. Even
Organizational Behavior Management has become quite popular due to the business
world’s need to analyze and improve business management, marketing and customer
service. TV shows like Shark Tank and Undercover Boss are looking to improve
the aspects of business related behaviors.
Behavior Analysis can make a positive difference!
get started! We can help.
Behavior Analyst.com is looking forward to
and improving behaviors with you !
Please check out all of our informative and consultation
In person Consults
( NJ )
Long Distance / Remote Consults
Video / DVD Review Consults
Online Web Consulting
IEP, IHP and Behavior Plan
firstname.lastname@example.org for an appointment
phone consulting depends upon the content of the request.
Some requests that need more intensive behavior programming, assessments etc would require direct observation