About the course:

September 20-21, 2021

9-4 CST

12 BCBA CEs

This FIRST Kick-off LIFE training will be completely live on Zoom with Dr. Dixon!

*Recordings will available for attendees that can not make all 12 hours live.

Successive training will be a blend of on demand and live.

Don't miss out on being one of the first trained on LIFE!







LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Explain the importance of the LIFE Skills Emergence System
  • Describe and provide examples of when it is appropriate and beneficial to utilize LIFE Skills Emergence System
  • Apply stimulus equivalence research in intervention programs 
  • Describe how to apply LIFE in intervention programs 
  • Describe three components which comprise the assessment process 
  • Demonstrate the ability to utilize LIFE assessments in persons with disabilities 
  • Demonstrate the ability to design a comprehensive program utilizing LIFE for persons with disabilities based on assessment results 
  • Describe how the learning modalities of the LIFE Skills Emergence System are similar and different 
  • Describe how to utilize Treatment flow charts
  • Describe and provide an example of how to collect data using the LIFE System 
  • Explain the importance of systematically training generalization as an operant 
  • Explain the importance of systematically training derived relational responding as an operant 
  • Discuss the integration of PEAK, the PCA, and LIFE
  • Provide details for at least three research studies that could be conducted to further strengthen the empirical basis of DRR as an operant class that can improve life skills for persons with disabilities. 

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Hi, I’m instructor, Dr. Mark R. Dixon. I am the author and developer of LIFE Skill Emergence System. In this class you will see and hear from me for a total of 12 hours as I describe the history, research and implementation of the Life Skills Emergence System.

Dr. Dixon has authored over 200 peer-reviewed journal articles, 10 books, and 1000 presentations around the globe. He has been the editor or associate editor for many of the premier scientific journals in behavior analysis. Dr. Dixon's research and/or expert opinions have been featured in Time Magazine, Newsweek, The New York Times, NPR's This American Life, and Netflix's series "Bill Nye Saves the World."

Most importantly however is that Mark is an exciting and engaging presenter who makes this online training come to life in a fun and entertaining way.




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