• Book Reviews of relevance to the field of autism, treatment, and education. • Clinical Corner responses to frequently asked questions about autism treatment. • Consumer Corner showcasing resources to inform and guide treatment decisions • Consumer Guidelines to help consumers access effective treatments. • Science Corner offering user-friendly knowledge about science for a savvier consumer. • From the Archives highlights previously published content that is still relevant. • Interviews with those advancing science-based treatment and confronting pseudoscience. • Invited Articles by leading advocates of science-based treatment. • Research Synopses of published studies to translate knowledge and increase access to science. • Treatment Summaries summarizing specific treatments for autism ... See MoreSee Less
Ten years ago this past month, the autism community suffered a profound loss with the tragic death of Dr. Ted Carr. His work will forever be part of the fabric of what we do and for that we are grateful. In our June issue we re-shared the heartfelt thoughts of several colleagues who wrote about Ted and his tremendous impact on the field.
Introduction by David Celiberti, PhD, BCBA-D Association for Science in Autism Treatment Earlier this summer, the autism community lost one of its finest. Dr. Edward Carr and his wife, Dr. Ilene Wasserman, were killed by a drunk driver on June 20, 2009. Dr. Carr was a Professor in the Department of....
#SponsorshipSunday We would like to thank Behavior Development Solutions for their 2018 sponsorship of ASAT at the Partner level ($5,000). Since 1998 BDS has helped behavior analysts become Board certified. They have achieved this by applying the scientific principles and methods of applied behavior analysis to the development of instructional content and software. More specifically, goals and specific measurable objectives are used to teach the discriminations necessary to ensure that those objectives are learned. Plenty of practice is provided to ensure fluency and maintenance.
We will be dedicating this month’s issue of our online publication, Science in Autism Treatment, to BDS ….. but in the meantime, for more information about BDS, visit their website www.behaviordevelopmentsolutions.com