Lovaas Applied Behavioural Analysis
An Autistic View
Therapies are calling themselves ABA in order to get paid by insurance companies that will only fund ABA.
So we have Feeding therapy, Play therapy and Music Therapy masquerading as ABA.
True ABA was invented by Lovaas who believed a harsh repetitive regime would force children to blend in with neurotypical society.
Parents are told as soon as their child is diagnosed as autistic that ...Continue Reading →