Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), M.A.
Focus on Support, Dignity and Inclusion
Whitworth University is committed to teaching our students to use ABA therapy in ways that help individuals communicate what they want and need, and in ways that help them to identify and work toward their own goals. We are also committed to teaching our students ways in which they can advocate for changes to the environment that will better support people with disabilities.
Our faculty believe that ABA interventions should be individualized, culturally responsive and acceptable to all involved. As a general philosophy, the ABA program is focused on supporting the dignity and inclusion of all people.
Our faculty are engaged in a wide range of activities…here are just a few: