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FBA Step 7

Identify a hypothesized function

​TIPS

  • Describes how the problem behavior ‘pays off’ or ‘works’ for the student

  • Hypothesized Function is research-based. (e.g., Positive or Negative Reinforcement).  

 

IEP TIP!

For a student with an IEP, the ARC should:

Include Hypothesized Function of Problem Behavior in Present Levels of Performance

RESOURCES

 

 

 

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