Board Certified Behavior Analyst, Joey Mazzacane, had the opportunity to represent Autism Learning Partners as an expert in the field at the 2022 TACA Autism Action Conference as a guest speaker, presenting therapy strategies for aggression and self injury.
Key Objectives from Joey’s presentation:
- Discuss language and compassion when addressing aggression and self-injury and how that builds perspective
- Understand the function of these behaviors and how to incorporate that while supporting the reduction of aggression and self-injury
- Review how to select strategies that support the individual