Exercise

Definition: Exercise is a strategy that involves an increase in physical exertion as a means of reducing problem behaviors or increasing appropriate behavior while increasing physical fitness and motor skills. Learners engage in a fixed period of programmed physical activity on a regular basis. Exercise is often used in conjunction with prompting, reinforcement, and visual supports. - National Professional Development Center

 

Goals:

  • Define exercise
  • Identify skills to be taught using exercise
  • Identify the steps for implementing exercise
  • Locate resources

Autism
Online Course, Self-directed

Free
CPE Credits: 0.50  
Registration Closes: 9/1/2025
Ends: 10/1/2025 11:59 pm
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