Incredible

by James Macon, a member of the SkillCorps® Czech Republic February 2019 team What is it like to sign up for Global Autism Project and commit to traveling abroad to a foreign country for 2 weeks while lending your behavior analytic skills to a burgeoning clinic?   In...

Face your fears

by Jessica Milne, a member of the SkillCorps® Czech Republic February 2019 team When I decided to sign up for SkillCorp I didn’t really think about how traveling would affect my mental health. I knew I wanted to join because I love ABA and the work I do at Florida...

ABA as a Foreign Language

by ,Catherine Russo a member of the SkillCorps® Czech Republic February 2019 team Learning, studying, and teaching applied behavior analysis can prove to be quite difficult. Studying is mandatory, learning specific definitions and phrases are crucial, and teaching ABA...

AN INTERVIEW WITH A TRIP LEADER

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC by Sienna VanGelder, a member of the SkillCorps® Dominican Republic February 2019 team Brittney (the DR trip leader) and I sat down over some Café Santo Domingo to talk about SkillCorps, how it’s changed over the years, and how it changes you. Q:...

There is a difference between arrival and entrance

by Ricky Price, a member of the SkillCorps® Kenya February 2019 team Today was the first day that I truly understood what the term ‘Culture Shock’ meant. To me it was a shock, not in a grotesque, disturbing manor that the word ’Shock’ may denote, but rather a beauty,...

Embrace the adventure

by Sam Fowler, a member of the SkillCorps® India February 2019 team When I woke up Thursday morning for day 2 of orientation, I had no idea how much of an adventure the next 48 hours would be. There was almost 16 hours on a plane, almost 10 in a car, and only about 7...