Direct FBA

Topic 1:

Direct Descriptive FBA

Discuss why conducting a Direct Descriptive FBA could be considered a better choice than relying upon the utilization of the Indirect assessment processes described in Unit 6

Topic 2

Compare and Contrast 2 of the specific data recording procedures utilized in the Direct Descriptive approach as reviewed in the assigned Reading (attached). Be sure to discuss how each contributes to the development of a hypothesis for the function of the target behavior.

Minimum of 360 words. Include references from:  Steege, M. W. (2009). Conducting School-Based Functional Behavioral Assessments, Second Edition, 2nd Edition.