Ask an Autistic #5 – What is ABA?

Ask an Autistic #5 – What is ABA?

ABA stands for Applied Behavioral Analysis. Currently, it is the go-to method for “treating” Autism, and is strongly encouraged from a very young age to teach Autistic children socially acceptable behaviors, and to help parents to stop or prevent behaviors that they don’t particularly enjoy. The idea behind Behavioral Analysis is to, um, take your…