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Supervision

CEUs INVOLVING SUPERVISION AND TRAINING of STAFF, STUDENTS AND PARENTS :          

You may order these by course number alone! George Bisset (IP-09-0227)

These are articles and books we recommend to be used in staff, student and parent training/supervision. They all can help meet the new requirement of the BACB for 3 CEUs on supervision per cycle.  The 300 course include the new requirement for a 8 ceu series on supervision based on the BACB outline. The outline can be seen here:

 

Linkhttp://bacb.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/supervisor_curriculum.pdf

 

300 REQUIRED BACB COURSE IN SUPERVISION (PI),  8 CEUs, $80

This fulfills the new requirement for all BCBA supervisors of certificant candidates and BCABAs.  

This training program is based on the BACB Supervisor Training Curriculum Outline but is offered independent of the BCBA.

This course consists of 4 2 hour Programmed Instruction Modules. You will read a few lines of material, then answer one question per screen.

As part of this course you will briefly review the following articles:

by Isaacs downloaded here:

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1308298/pdf/jaba00042-0035.pdf

Gardner 1972:

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1310794/pdf/jaba00070-0140.pdf

Jones and Eimers 1975:

 

 

McGimsey et al 1995:

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1279828/pdf/jaba00005-0061.pdf

Shore et al 1995:

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1279830/pdf/jaba00005-0083.pdf

Iwata et al 1982:

Linkhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1308264/pdf/jaba00040-0003.pdf

 

Graff and Karsten 2012:

http://www.jeabjaba.org/jaba/articles/2012/jaba-45-01-0069.pdf

Nigro-Bruzzi and Sturmey 2010:

http://www.jeabjaba.org/jaba/articles/2010/jaba-43-04-0757.pdf

 

This training program is based on the BACB Supervisor Training Curriculum Outline but is offered independent of the BCBA.  The Training Outline can be seen here:

 

Linkhttp://bacb.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/supervisor_curriculum.pdf

 

 

 


301: PROGRESS WITHOUT PUNISHMENT by Lavigna and Donnellan ( 3 CEUs, cost $30)

This is a classic book that is not only a good review of many positive nonaversive techniques, but which can be used as a resource to train parents and staff. We ask you to read everything except chapters 2-5, which review very basic behavioral concepts. Like all of our CEUs the quiz is laid out in the order the questions occur in the article or book, so you may use them as study questions. You may also take the quiz as many times as you need to, studying between each attempt at the quiz. The book is presently available used for less than $10 including shipping. Most libraries will be able to quickly order it for you through the interlibrary loan system, which should not cost you anything. The book should prove a valuable resource for you for your entire career. You may wish to obtain the book before paying for the test. The quiz will be emailed to you when payment is made. We are standing by to answer any questions you may have while completing the quiz at gcbisset@gmail.com


302: TWO ARTICLES DEALING WITH PARENTS AS TRAINERS (2 CEUS, $20)

One great issue in our field is what techniques parents can be trained to use, and whether they actually do them after training! Like all of our CEUs the quiz is laid out in the order the questions occur in the article or book, so you may use them as study questions. Read the Lafasakis article first!  You may take the quiz as many times as you need to, studying between each attempt at the quiz.

 The articles may be downloaded here:

 Lafasakis and Sturmey: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2078576/

 Allen and Warzak: http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/articlerender.fcgi?artid=1284264

 The quiz will be emailed to you when payment is made by paypal (to email below) or by check 

We are standing by to answer any questions you may have at gcbisset@gmail.com

 

303: THREE REVIEWS OF BOOKS USEFUL FOR SUPERVISING AND TRAINING NONPROFESSIONALS (1 CEU, $10)

These books include suggestions for how to use them to lay out training programs for staff and parents.

You may download them here (read them in this order). Like all our CEUs, the quiz may be used as a study guide, as the questions are in the order of the articles.

Peterson (1997): http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/picrender.fcgi?artid=1284057&blobtype=pdf

Bostow (1997): http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/picrender.fcgi?artid=1284093&blobtype=pdf

Cuvo (1999): http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/picrender.fcgi?artid=1284216&blobtype=pdf

The quiz will be emailed to you when payment is made by paypal (to email below) or by check 
We are standing by to answer any questions you may have at gcbisset@gmail.com

 

304: A COMPARISON OF PERFORMANCE FEEDBACK PROCEDURES ON TEACHERS
TREATMENT IMPLEMENTATION…(DiGennaro and Martens 2007) 1 CEU ,$10

Download the article here: http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/picrender.fcgi?artid=1986691&blobtype=pdf

Like all of our CEUs the quiz is laid out in the order the questions occur in the article or book, so you may use them as study questions. You may also take the quiz as many times as you need to, studying between each attempt at the quiz. The quiz will be emailed to you when payment is made by check or paypal. We are standing by to answer any questions you may have now or while completing the quiz at gcbisset@gmail.com

 

305: TRAINING BEHAVIOR THERAPISTS (Milne 1986) 3 CEUs, $30 The best treatment of all early research on training parents and paraprofessionals

 This book can be purchased on Amazon for around $4 shipped. You can also obtain it thru interlibrary loan.

Like all of our CEUs the quiz is laid out in the order the questions occur in the article or book, so you may use them as study questions. You may also take the quiz as many times as you need to, studying between each attempt at the quiz. The quiz will be emailed to you when payment is made by check or paypal. We are standing by to answer any questions you may have now or while completing the quiz at gcbisset@gmail.com

 

306: MOTIVATING HUMAN SERVICES STAFF (Reid and Parsons 1995) 3 CEUs, $30

Much of the problem is not in training staff, but in motivating them to use good behavioral methods. This is an excellent and up to date guide of getting the best out of any staff. This book is available as a reprint online for $31, or you can get it thru interlibrary loan.

Like all of our CEUs the quiz is laid out in the order the questions occur in the article or book, so you may use them as study questions. You may also take the quiz as many times as you need to, studying between each attempt at the quiz. The quiz will be emailed to you when payment is made by check or paypal. We are standing by to answer any questions you may have now or while completing the quiz at gcbisset@gmail.com

 

307: Two Articles by Reid and Parsons, discussing their work with day program staff 2 CEUs, $20.

 You can download the first article here; http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1284328/pdf/11678530.pdf

The second article is here; http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1284510/pdf/15529892.pdf

Like all of our CEUs the quiz is laid out in the order the questions occur in the article or book, so you may use them as study questions. You may also take the quiz as many times as you need to, studying between each attempt at the quiz. The quiz will be emailed to you when payment is made by check or paypal. We are standing by to answer any questions you may have now or while completing the quiz at gcbisset@gmail.com

 

308: HOW TO WRITE BEHAVIOR PLANS AND  SUPERVISE STUDENTS AND STAFF FOR GREATER STAFF COMPLIANCE (Bisset 2009) 1 CEU, $10

 My own thoughts on how to write and manage behavior plans for greatest success, with outlines and
examples of checklists, etc.

 The article and quiz will be sent upon receiving a check or paypal payment to Gcbisset@gmail.com

 

309: WORKING WITH STAFF TO OVERCOME CHALLENGING BEHAVIOR...(Reid and Parsons 2002) 3 CEUs, $30

Much of the problem is not in training staff, but in motivating them to use good behavioral methods. This is an excellent and up to date guide of getting the best out of any staff.

This book is available on Amazon for $9 with shipping, or you can get it thru interlibrary loan.

Like all of our CEUs the quiz is laid out in the order the questions occur in the article or book, so you may use them as study questions. You may also take the quiz as many times as you need to, studying between each attempt at the quiz. The quiz will be emailed to you when payment is made by check or paypal.

We are standing by to answer any questions you
may have now or while completing the quiz at gcbisset@gmail.com

 

You may order these by course number alone!