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"MS in Applied Behavior Analysis"

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What Can I Do with a Behavioral Analysis Degree?

A degree in behavioral analysis offers career opportunities in many diverse fields, including healthcare, sociology, education, and criminal justice. It’s an invaluable asset for professionals working in social sciences, psychology, and other mental health settings.

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20 Usual and Not-So-Usual Jobs in Applied Behavior Analysis

Applied behavior analysis is a type of therapy often used for people with an autism spectrum disorder or other developmental disabilities or intellectual disabilities. ABA therapy is based on the theory that you can use behavioral interventions to reinforce desired behaviors and reduce unwanted behaviors.

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Debunking 7 Common Myths About ABA Therapy

Much of the controversy around ABA therapy comes from misconceptions about the treatment. We will dive into seven of the most common myths about ABA therapy and dispel them once and for all.