Punishment for grown ups

This month the UK Society for Behaviour Analysis published their position statement on punishment. This is hugely needed in the world of Applied Behaviour Analysis. ABA does not standardly use punishment despite many common misconceptions. The biggest problem we have is the word punishment means something completely different in behavioural science terms to what it …

Gagged by red tape, faceless, dehumanised

Here is a guest blog from Jen. A mum describing how the system and society is letting families with learning disabilities down. Does this sound familiar to you? Have you had better experiences? Either way we would like to hear from you. Please comment or send us a blog you would like us to share. …