Why ABA Isn’t Bribery | Difference Between Bribery and Reinforcement

Why ABA Isn’t Bribery | Difference Between Bribery and Reinforcement

There’s a lot of confusion between bribery and reinforcement and it’s really important for both autism professionals and parents to know the difference. So today I’m talking all about this important topic. Hi, I’m doctor Mary Barbera from Mary barbera.com. Each week I provide parents and professionals with some of my ideas about turning autism…

The Importance of Intraverbals for Autism | Start Teaching Intraverbals

The Importance of Intraverbals for Autism | Start Teaching Intraverbals

I recently received a question from someone in my online community about why I recommend Dr Mark Sundberg’s intraverbal subtests. Intraverbals are a big part of teaching conversational skills, so this video is all about assessing and teaching this important communication skill. I’m Dr Mary Barbera, Autism Mom, board certified behavior analyst and bestselling author.…

What is Severe Autism & Why Helping Severe Autism in Children is Harder Than Ever

What is Severe Autism & Why Helping Severe Autism in Children is Harder Than Ever

Many kids with autism, with severe autism have extreme difficulties and both parents and professionals struggle with how to help kids with severe autism. Today I’m going to talk about three reasons why helping kids with severe autism is harder than ever. Hi, I’m doctor Mary Barbera, autism mom board certified behavior analyst and bestselling…

What is Severe Autism & Why Helping Severe Autism in Children is Harder Than Ever

Many kids with autism, with severe autism have extreme difficulties and both parents and professionals struggle with how to help kids with severe autism. Today I’m going to talk about three reasons why helping kids with severe autism is harder than ever. Hi, I’m doctor Mary Barbera, autism mom board certified behavior analyst and bestselling…