ABA Reform Movement with Jo Ramirez-Messina and Jeff Newman

Cultural Humility in Practice

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Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Capella University

PSY 7710: Ethics for Behavior Analysts

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Culture in Behavior Analysis

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In this section, you will begin by fully describing culture from a behavioral perspective and support with examples or resources (10% of grade). Define culture from a behavior analytic perspective (cite your source e.g. (Author, Date)). Discuss learned behaviors, practice and beliefs and how they are reinforced. Include 1-2 examples of a culture based on the definition. Thoroughly analyze the importance of incorporating culture as a part of a client’s/participant’s context in applied practice and research and supports with examples (15% of grade). Analyze the importance of considering a client’s culture when conducting assessments or selecting interventions in applied practice. Provide 1-2 examples of how culture can be incorporated within this context. [See chapter 2 of Multiculturalism and Diversity in Applied Behavior Analysis to explore cultural identities and chapter 3 for content about culturally sensitive practices in ABA.]

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