Based on your previous course work in Applied Behavior Analysis and in your readings for this class, it should be evident that development of a Behavior Intervention Plan cannot occur without the completion of a Functional Behavioral Assessment (FBA).
Choose one of the above referrals and respond to the following in essay format:Operationally define a target behavior based on the information in the scenarioDescribe, in specific detail, how Antecedent stimuli and conditions could be potentially important for the assessment of the target behavior. Please include discussion of Discriminative Stimuli and Motivating Operations in your response.Describe, in specific detail, how Consequence stimuli and conditions could be potentially important for the assessment of the target behavior. Be sure to indicate the influences of Positive Reinforcement, Negative Reinforcement, and Automatic Reinforcement in your response.Describe how components of the SMIRC model would be addressed in an FBA for your referral.Describe, in specific detail , at least two (2) ethical obligations and/or concerns that would be necessary to address within the case scenario you chose. (You may use either or both APA and BACB guidelines as reference)
Project Guidelines:1800 words minimumAPA FormatUtilize the Readings and other course material from Unit 5If you feel you must find outside resources for assistance, please utilize academically legitimate resources (DO NOT use websites and Wiki’s that are not peer-reviewed)DO NOT focus on the use of diagnoses or labelsBe specific and detailed; do not just list items and factsYou may take creative license and flesh out the clients history or presenting problems if you choose