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BEHP1041: Funct. Assess. of Beh Disturbances: Diagnostic Features ASD is a Course

BEHP1041: Funct. Assess. of Beh Disturbances: Diagnostic Features ASD

Time limit: 60 days
4 credits

$52 Enroll

Full course description

Time: 3 hours, 52 minutes
Credit: 4 Learning BACB CEs

Presenter: Iser DeLeon, Ph.D., BCBA 

Course Description: Presents assessment technologies for determining the environmental variables that give rise to and maintain severe problem behavior in persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities. 


  • Briefly review functional assessment methodologies.
  • Compare outcomes of aggregate results of functional assessment experiments involving persons with and without ASD.
  • Review studies in which core diagnostic features of ASD were the focus of investigation.
  • Understand how core diagnostic features of ASD can interact with aspects of the environment to give rise to severe problem behavior.
  • Learn additional ways in which these interactions may occur that have not fully been considered in the treatment literature.

Keywords: Functional assessment, autism, ASD, problem behavior, environment, intellectual disability, research 

Rating: This course is recommended for professionals with background knowledge of the concepts and principles of behavior analysis. Prerequisite knowledge of functional assessment methodologies and single-subject research design is recommended. 

Access: 60 days from the date and time of registration

Note: The 60-day access begins at the time of purchase, not the time of log in; purchasing multiple course subscriptions will not extend your access. 

Effective July 1, 2022, Florida Tech will no longer offer extensions for new purchases.  Purchases made prior to this date will be eligible for an extension per the previous policy:

Effective July 23, 2018, each ABA Learning (type-2) on-demand CE course may be extended a maximum of three times within six months of the original course purchase. After six months from the original date of purchase, the course will need to be purchased again. 


For more information, to request an extension, or if you experience problems when registering, please email us at

Important note:  If you are taking this course to maintain your BACB certification, you will need to write your certification number on your certificate of completion, as the BACB requires that your certificate of completion includes your certification number.

Refund Policy

No refunds are provided once the course is accessed.

These workshops are presented in partnership between the Florida Tech ABA Online program and ABA Technologies, Inc. ABA Technologies, Inc., is a BACB-approved provider of type-2 continuing education hours (provider number: OP-02-0023)