Practical Approach To FBA

An Intervention Approach

A Two Day Workshop

This workshop will utilize a variety of teaching methods including lecture, discussion, video modeling, and practicing skills. Participants will learn the foundations for understanding behavior and the context in which it occurs, strategies and investigating problem behaviors as well as an overview of function-based behavioral support linked to FBA results.

Practical Approach to Functional Behavior Assessment & Intervention Development

Wednesday, Jan. 22nd, 8:30pm to Thursday, Jan. 23rd, 3:30pm

This is an online event.

Participants who attend the training will receive

  • The Practical Functional Behavioral Assessment & Behavior Support Plananing Training Manual for School-Based Personnel (materials developed by Loman, Strickland, Horner, Borgmeier, & Rodriguez, 2012). In addition to training content the manual includes:
    1. FACTS interview form for Staff
    2. FACTS interview form for Students
    3. ABC Observation Templates
    4. Summary of Behavior Table
    5. Behavior Support Planning Forms
  • Sample direct observation templates/forms
  • Sample behavior intervention planning documents
  • Sample FBA results summaries with recommendations for intervention plans
  • Many more resources to use when conducting FBA & Developing BSPs
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This two day work shop will include content on:

Day One

  • Basic Behavior Principles**
  • FBA: Conducting Interviews
  • FBA: Conducting Observations
  • Linking FBA to BSP Introduction


Day Two

  • Critical Features of BSP**
  • Building BSP from FBA
  • Leading a Team
  • Implementing/Coaching & tips for training others in FBA and BSP

Important Session Information


This training will be videotaped and placed on the internet for training purposes. Participants who attend this training must sign a consent for the Use or Publication of Images, Recordings and/or Work. The consent will be emailed to all registered participants and must be signed and returned prior to the start of the training. This training is being sponsored by the Texas Behavior Support Network.

Registration ends at 12:00 AM on Monday, January 20, 2014

Session ID:
1034958

Contact Information

Contact Person:
Clynita J. Grafenreed, Ph.D

Special Educaion Solutions

cgrafenreed@esc4.net