“The Competent Learner Model: The Merging of Applied Behavior Analysis, Direct Instruction, and Precision Teaching”

Shonnet Brand, BCBA and Certified CLM Coach and Coordinator, made me a very happy “camper” this morning. She shared with me that a student she is supervising at Nova Southeastern University first assigned reading this semester is, “The Competent Learner Model: The Merging of Applied Behavior Analysis, Direct Instruction, and Precision Teaching”. Her course is…

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!

Please join me in congratulating, the first university-based Cohort to complete the CLM Coordinator Certificate Program. These ladies completed a 12 credit program designed to support competencies in managing large scale CLM Implementations. These ladies stuck together for almost three years, across multiple time zones, their own work and personal pressures, and a pause in…

Million dollar gift establishes endowed directorship and support fund for WVU Nursery School

Any Behavior Analysts and Direct Instruction Professionals, who is interested in Early Childhood Education, should visit the West Virgina University Nursery School in Morgantown, W.VA. Anonymous donors just donated a $1,000,000 to support this nursery school. Please click the link below to read the article.  

Future Rehabilitation Centre Symposium 2016

Dear Vicci and Nipa, Please see the link below for our symposium that was held on November 19, 2016. At this symposium, the CLM Re-Accreditation Certificate was presented to Sheikh Nahyan who is the president of the Future Rehabilitation Centre in Abu Dhabi, UAE. All the best and thank you both for being with us.…

Science and Human Behavior, Chapter 20: Personal Control, Quote 5

In terms of the CLM Model, we refer to the Speaker repertoire as the Talker repertoire in terms of this post. The Talker (intraverbal) or Problem Solver (mand) is communicating with the Listener. For example, the Talker is communicating with his/herself, which is a private event [personal]. The Problem Solver (mand) maybe asking him/herself to…

The Future Centre for Special Needs of AbuDhabi was Re-Accredited as a CLM Organization this past week for the third time.

A US Embassy Official presented the certificate to Sheikh Nahyan who is the president of the organization. Dr. Mowfaq Mustafa is the Director of the organization. Nipa Bhuptani was the first Certified CLM Coach who started the CLM Implementation over nine years ago. The CLM programming has sustained because she and her CLM Colleagues have…