Unit 6 ps385 Dp -Ass.

Complete the Template below after reviewing part 1

Part 1


For this Learning Activity, please review The Use of Reversal Designs for Functional Analysis video. After reviewing the video, please read an article from the behavior analysis literature that demonstrates the use of the A-B-A design to conduct a functional analysis in a general education setting. Please access the following article by clicking on the link below:

Ishuin, T. (2009). Linking brief functional analysis to intervention design in general education settings. The Behavior Analyst Today, 10(1), 47–53. Retrieved on September 6, 2014 from http://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/EJ862243.pdf

Part 2

Read the following chapters in your Ethics for Behavior Analysts text:

Chapter 6: “Responsible Conduct of a Behavior Analyst” (Guideline 1)

Chapter 7: “The Behavior Analyst’s Responsibility to Clients” (pp.71–75; pp. 83–85; pp. 96–104; Guideline 2)

Web Reading Summary and Link

Read the BACB Professional and Ethical Compliance Code for Behavior Analysts. The link is: https://www.bacb.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/170706-compliance-code-english.pdf

Ethical Considerations- 300 words, APA format, Book reference Only.

Discussion Topic: Behavior analysts encounter a number of ethical concerns when providing services. No matter the situation, behavior analysts are charged with the responsibility of maintaining a high standard of professional behavior. The Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB) has established guidelines for responsible conduct for behavior analysts. For the current discussion, you will need to review Chapter 6 in the Bailey and Burch text and the link to the BACB Guidelines for Responsible Conduct for Behavior Analysts. Then answer the following questions:

  1. Discuss the importance of ethical responsibilities for the behavior analyst in the context of protecting and promoting the profession of ABA. What are some potential personal issues that might interfere with a behavior analyst’s ability to uphold the standards outlined in the BACB guideline?
  2. Choose one of the standards under Guideline 1 (Responsible Conduct of a Behavior Analyst) and define it in your own words. Develop a brief scenario explaining how this standard might be violated.

Part 3- Complete the Template

For the Unit 6 Assignment, you will review four case scenarios representing common ethical dilemmas encountered by behavior analysts in their work with clients. You will provide a discussion of the guidelines associated with each scenario and offer considerations regarding how the behavior analyst should respond in order to remain in compliance with the ethical guidelines. You will also explore potential ethical concerns related to dual roles and relationships and the challenges that the cultural values of the client can pose in maintaining appropriate boundaries. Be sure to utilize the assigned readings for Unit 6 to complete the Assignment.

Once you have reviewed the Unit 6 Assignment Scenarios, view the Unit 6 Assignment instructions located in Course Documents.