The field of psychology has changed dramatically over time. As our knowledge has grown, treatment of individuals and groups has improved. Review your materials from previous classes and locate additional resources as necessary. Choose one aspect of the field in which there has been an improvement and discuss the change(s). Some areas to consider are:
- Changes in what is considered a mental disorder
- Changes in treatment for individuals with psychological illness
- Changes in research practices
- Changes in common educational or organizational practices
Next, answer the following question: In what way(s) can we still improve in this area? A minimum of 400 words required with references.
Applied Behavior Analysis and Organizations
Organizational Behavior Management was founded on the principle of applying tactics of behavior analysis to behavior within organizations. It is great demonstration of how the principles of ABA apply across environments, people, and behaviors. A minimum of 400 words required including references.
- Define Organizational Behavior Management in your own words.
- Compare and contrast Applied Behavior Analysis and Organizational Behavior Management.
- Select one recurring theme in OBM research and briefly describe the overall findings.
- Identify and briefly describe how ABA tactics that are used to create individualized behavior management plans can be applied within an organization.