Autism ABA Therapy: Discrete TrialThe Autism Site
When a child is diagnosed with autism, many parents choose early intervention and therapy to help their child get a better understanding of communicating and socializing. Applied behavioral Analysis has been used as a therapy for children on the autism spectrum.
Here is the first step, Discrete Trial, in the key techniques that make this type of therapy successful. Discrete trial is made up of three components, SD, a form of instruction by the therapist, response from the child or prompt from the therapist, and reinforcement or correction from the therapist. Watch and learn how this type of therapy can help your child on the spectrum!