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BEHP1075: Teaching Social Skills to Individuals Diagnosed with Autism is a Course

BEHP1075: Teaching Social Skills to Individuals Diagnosed with Autism

Time limit: 60 days
1 credit

$13 Enroll

Full course description

Time: 1 hour, 1 minute
Credits: 1 Learning BACB CE

Presenter: Joyce Tu, Ed.D., BCBA-D

Course Description: This presentation begins by discussing the differences between social verbal and social nonverbal behaviors. Also discusses some common ways of teaching social skills to children diagnosed with autism. Identifies some critical components to conduct a successful social skills group. Discusses teaching social skills using social stories. Also discusses using video modeling to teach social skills.Defines descriptive autoclitics in Skinner’s analysis of verbal behavior. Some preliminary data is shared and specific teaching strategies for descriptive autoclitics are identified.


  • Learn how to conduct a successful social skills groups
  • Understand teaching social skills using social stories
  • Describe the use of video modeling to teach social skills
  • List autoclitics and specific strategies to teach them

Keywords: Social skills, verbal behavior, video modeling, autoclitics

Rating: This course is recommended for professionals who have basic background knowledge of behavior analysis, including prerequisite knowledge of verbal operants and the interpretation of research findings. 

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)