• Home-Based Applied Behavior Analysis Program

    The MUJC’s Home-Based Applied Behavior Analysis program provides a variety of services which include direct instruction and behavior reduction programs, as well as parent training services. The MUJC provides the services of a program coordinator, behavior specialists, special education teachers, and teacher assistants trained in the methodologies and techniques of applied behavior analysis. The school district and the MUJC program coordinator work cooperatively with parents to develop a plan and implement goals and objectives to meet the needs of the student in the home and community. Based on school district and parental input, student assessment, and direct observation, skill deficits are identified and prioritized, and programs, including the following elements, are developed and implemented: 

    Skill Acquisition Programs
    Activities of daily living
    Leisure and play skills
    Community skills
    Safety issues
    Functional communication
    Sibling related issues
    Language skills
    Social interaction skills

    Behavior Reduction Programs

    Aggressive behaviors
    Non-compliant behaviors
    Attention-seeking behaviors
    Self-injurious behaviors
    Destructive behaviors
    Stereotypical behaviors