The term 'Autism Spectrum Disorder' (ASD) describes a group of pervasive developmental disorder.
Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) is the foundation for an evidence-based, intensive education therapy for children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Autism Behavioural Intervention Association
ABIA trains, educates and supports parents, carers, and professionals working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Our purpose is to raise awareness about Applied Behaviour Analysis - its scientific basis and potential positive life outcomes- and to promote it as the preferred method of care and treatment for children with Autism. >Read more
What's new at ABIA?
We wish everyone a happy and safe holiday season. The ABIA office will close on Friday 19 December and re-open on Monday 19 January 2015.
ABSTRACT SUBMISSIONS - close 18 December
The 2015 ABA Today - Home, School, Community conference will be held at Monash University Caulfield in April 2015 with a masterclass scheduled for Friday 17 April and the main conference running on Saturday 18 April. Click here to register or for further information. If you wish to receive information on the conference please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will add you to our distribution list.
ABIA OPENING HOURS
The ABIA office is open Monday, Wed, Thurs 9.30am-2.30pm. The Library is open Monday & Thursday 10-2pm.
Check out the ABIA youtube channel. Our videos provide a snapshot of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) in action; a parent’s journey; and an insight into the background & experiences of ABA therapists.