Breaking the chain into small manageable steps is called performing a task analysis and a simple way of describing it is teaching A to Z and every single letter in between. Children with autism/pdd have shown that they can learn very effectively using this method. Behavioral Tech, LLC 4556 University Way NE, Suite 200 Seattle, WA 98105 Phone 206.675.8588 Fax 206.675.8590www.behavioraltech.org 195 INSTRUCTIONS FOR CHAIN ANALYSIS WORKSHEET 1. Describe the specific PROBLEM BEHAVIOR– e.g., throwing a chair, cutting, hearing. Chain Analysis: Solution Analysis: Prompting Event: Ways to prevent prompting event in future: Adapted from Marsha Linehan’s Chain Analysis Worksheet by Seth Axelrod, PhD 2/13/04 Actual Behaviors and Events: Skillful alternative behaviors: Consequences and Harm (Immediate and delayed). World's hardest game 2josh's pancake house. One of my favorite tools for helping others discover places where small simple changes can be applied to a sequence of events that ultimately ends in the out.Behavior analysis is a key part of dialectical behavior therapy. In finding the patterns of behavior, we can better understand what happens, when it happens, and how we can shape the response in a more adaptive way by figuring out alternative solutions.