Innovative Research Leading to Clinical Advances

The expert clinicians that are part of the ABA Center of Excellence are leaders in Applied Behavior Analysis. Their ongoing research leads to advancements in the treatment of autism and other intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Our Contributions

A Comparison of Total Communication Training and Vocal Alone Training to Teach Mands
Effects of Context on Physical Activity
Effects of Asynchronous Training on Public Speaking Speech Disfluencies
Comparison of Video Observation and Actigraphy Recording to Measure Sleep Behavior
Use of a Competition Assessment with Multiply-Maintained Problem Behavior
The Effects of Staff Preference on Functional Analyses
Psychotropic Medication and Behavioral Intervention Outcomes for Individuals in a Residential Treatment Facility
A Preliminary Evaluation of Stability in Behavioral Function

Treatment Integrity, Data Reliability and Social Validity of Therapist-Collected Data During an FA
Integration of experimental functional analysis procedural advancements: Progressing from brief to extended experimental analyses


For more information on research that is being conducted within Bancroft’s ABA Center of Excellence, contact Dr. Tracy Kettering, Ph.D., BCBA-D, Director of the ABA Center of Excellence.

with Bancroft

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