The Behavioral Observations Podcast with Matt Cicoria is an interview-based show that features conversations with innovative scientists and practitioners in the field of Behavior Analysis. The podcast covers topics such as Autism, Functional Behavioral Assessment, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Functional Communication Training, Verbal Behavior, and more!
In part 1 of this episode, Tina Long talks about reaching out to her local police to teach them about using the ACT matrix in their work. In part 2, Tina and I are joined by Officer Joe Schlenz of the Fairfax County PD to talk about crisis intervention, de-escalation, officer burnout, and more....
Andy Bondy joins me again to talk about how the PECS organization responded to the pandemic, how we should think about what constitutes a mand, and more! Membership group questions were also fielded. Extensive show notes are available at behavioralobservations.com!
Dr. Kim Berens (@KimberlyBerens5) joins me for a third time to discuss her new book, Blind Spots: Why Students Fail and the Science That Can Save Them.* In this show, we talk about her motivation to write this book, what she believes is wrong with the current approach to educating children in the...