Living and Learning with Animals

May 18, 2019
Santa barbara, United States

Living and Learning with Animals

Susan Friedman
$315 - $375
DESCRIPTION

Living and Learning with Animals (LLA) is a seminar focused on the fundamental principles of learning and behavior, and the behavior change technology known as applied behavior analysis.

All animals change their behavior due to experience, i.e., they learn, which gives this course trans-species, and interdisciplinary relevance to all professionals working with behavior.

Topics are presented with slides and illustrative videos and include the following:

  • How Behavior Works: Understanding and Misunderstanding Behavior
  • The Significance of Science to Behavior Consulting
  • Respondent and Operant Learning
  • Functional Assessment
  • The Commitment to Ethical Practice
  • The Case for Empowerment
  • Procedures for Changing Respondent Behavior
  • Procedures for Changing Operant Behavior
  • Designing Behavior Change Plans.

As a result of attending this seminar, participants will be better able to teach learners effectively and humanely.

animal behavior
EVENT DETAILS
Dates
May 18, 2019
09:00 - 17:00
May 19, 2019
09:00 - 17:00
Location

1187 Coast Village Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93108
United States

Language
English
Certifications
CCPDT
IAABC
KPA
Target
Behaviorist
SPEAKERS

Susan Friedman

Dr. Susan Friedman is a psychology professor at Utah State University who has pioneered the application of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) to captive and companion animals.

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