Alhamdulillah for ABA

One of the reasons why I am so grateful for Khalid’s autism is ABA- Applied Behavior Analysis.  In the context of teaching a child with autism, ABA can be broken down in to two core concepts: 1)      The teaching of tasks from simple to complex 2)      The reinforcement of correct behavior and extinction of incorrect…

Bi Khair, Alhamdulillah!

Khalid came running to my room this morning, “Momma, I need a tissue.” (I’ve heard this one before.) “Khalid, what happened?” “In the kitchen.” In the kitchen Khalid had poured himself a glass of juice all over the floor and Musfira seized the opportunity to crawl into it and have a seat.  So not only…