This newly updated book contains 25 ABA (Applied Behavioral Analysis) programs, plus many more helpful tips for helping your child with Autism. These ABA programs are designed as guidelines for parents and caregivers of children with behavioral problems and developmental delays associated with neuropsychological disorders, such as autism. This edition also contains an updated list of recommended iOS apps to help your child.
The National Institute of Mental Health and the Surgeon General recommend Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) as an essential therapy for children with autism. So ABA should be the mainstream of your therapy.
Dr. Brown received his undergraduate degree from Texas Christian University in 1966 and stayed on as a Research Fellow in Medical Psychology receiving his Ph. D. in 1970. He spent 38 years at The University of Tennessee at Martin, 24 as Chair of the Psychology Department where he published over 30 journal articles, and several books and eBooks. He has maintained a private practice since 1970. In 2007 he retired from the university because the "autism epidemic" had expanded his practice and required his full time.
Dr. Brown still maintains a research program exploring the etiology (causes) of autism and a website ABA4Autism.com. Dr. Brown is a member of the Tennessee Psychological Association, Psi Chi, Sigma Xi, and the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Dr. Brown has been married for nearly 50 years to his wife Carolyn who is practice manager.