Association for Behavior Analysis International

The Association for Behavior Analysis International® (ABAI) is a nonprofit membership organization with the mission to contribute to the well-being of society by developing, enhancing, and supporting the growth and vitality of the science of behavior analysis through research, education, and practice.

18th Annual Autism Conference

Science-Informed Applications in Autism Spectrum Disorders

March 18-20, 2024

Caesars Palace; Las Vegas, Nevada

We are excited to host our 2024 Autism Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada! Las Vegas is known for its world-class entertainment, attractions, top-chef restaurants, luxury brand shopping, and exciting night life.

 

The iconic Caesars Palace celebrates the glory of Rome right in the heart of the famous Las Vegas Strip. The hotel offers over 18 restaurants including Restaurant Guys Savoy, which features classic dishes from the Michelin-star chef. Caesars Palace has nine bars and various live entertainment shows, including headliner residencies such as Adele and Garth Brooks. The Forum Shops have over 160 specialty stores and fine restaurants, featuring the biggest names in fashion.

 

Wander easily along the strip walkways and pedestrian bridges or hop on the Las Vegas Monorail that operates along a 3.9-mile route. The Flamingo/Caesar monorail stop is an 11- minute walk from the hotel and connects to most popular spots of the area.

 

Also, after the conference you may choose to explore the area’s natural beauty. Red Rock Canyon is located 13 miles from the strip, offering 26 hikes and trails. Lake Mead, located 33 miles away, is America’s first national recreation area popular for hiking and boating. The magnificent Hoover Dam is 38 miles from the city offering a museum and tours of the facility. Also, spend a few days at the Grand Canyon National Park, a 4-hour drive.

 

 

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Current Exhibitors

 

ASP-RCM Solutions
Premier Package Exhibitor
Booth #41
ASP-RCM Solutions is a revenue cycle management firm that partners with ABA physician practices and mental health clinics. We offer a complete medical billing solution to accelerate and optimize your reimbursements and improve your cash flow, thus enabling you to focus on patient care and succeed with your business. Our medical billing services include physician credentialing, payor contract negotiations, patient intake, scheduling, EMR management, eligibility verification, prior and retro authorizations, billing/rejection processing, appeals, payment postings and your account receivables with insurance and patients. We are your practice administrators.
Behavior Development Solutions
Premier Package Exhibitor
Booth #60
Behavior Development Solutions provides training products, services, and tools for behavior analysts and technicians. Our data-driven CBA Learning Module Series is the premier BCBA/BCaBA exam prep resource and curriculum supplement. Our RBT Exam Prep course contributes to a deeper understanding of ABA while preparing for exam success. We also offer engaging online CE courses and live webinars tailored for professionals. Our Center for Behavior and Climate aims to educate climate professionals, college and high school students, and individual learners about climate science, climate solutions, and behavioral approaches to climate solutions.
Catalight
Premier Package Exhibitor
Booth #42
Choose Your Path. Where the science of health meets the art of innovation. At Catalight we're more than a provider of person-centered care, a partner with a purpose and a creator of inspired solutions. We're a human-centered social enterprise made up of idea generators, curiosity seekers and lifelong explorers who help advance access to crtical services and support for people with developmental disabilities.
Booth #31
YOU TAKE CARE OF YOUR PATIENTS. WE'LL TAKE IT FROM THERE. Reduce your overhead, ensure prompt payment and grow your practice by discovering your Missing Piece. We are a team of dedicated billing and insurance experts who specialize in processing both ABA and general healthcare claims and getting you paid so you can focus on those who matter most, your patients.
Booth #30
QABA was established in 2012 to meet professional credentialing in ABA. QABA offers the internationally accredited QBA, QASP-S, and ABAT certifications. Exams are online with remote proctoring. QABA establishes the highest standard of care and empowers all professionals providing behavioral intervention services to those with ASD and related disabilities. Through access, transparency, and dedication to best practice, we provide everyone opportunity for consistent high-level care.
Endicott College
Premium Exhibitor
Booth #40
The programs at Endicott College's Department of ABA include the Master of Science in ABA, with concentrations in Autism, Child Clinical, Mental Health, and Organizational Behavior Management, the Certificate in ABA for post-masters students, freestanding certificates in the concentration areas, and the Ph.D. in ABA. The doctoral program is a scientist-practitioner model that focuses on developing skills in applied research and higher education instruction. The Institute for Applied Behavioral Science also sponsors an annual DEI conference, an annual parent autism conference, and an annual ABA Ethics Conference (with the Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies.)
Hi-5 ABA | ABC Behavior
Premium Exhibitor
Booth #64
Hi-5 ABA is The National ABA Franchising Group founded on a marriage of clinical and business expertise. Our proven franchise system offers a unique opportunity for Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBAs) to establish and grow their own ABA practices with tailored business and clinical support. Business model: Hi-5 ABA utilizes a unique and proven franchising model enabling franchise owners to build their business with cultural and clinical control while Hi-5 ABA handles most of the administrative SUPPORT INCLUDING CREDENTIALING, BILLING, EMPLOYEE ONBOARDING and TRAINING, ACCOUNTING, BUSINESS, MARKETING, PRACTICE MANAGEMENT, and PAYROLL
Booth #50
The New England Center for Children (NECC®), is a leading autism center and research institute committed to our mission: to create a global network of educators, researchers and programs so that those living with autism may live fuller lives. We help children with autism acquire the skills they need to maximize their independence. The organization provides a comprehensive structure to help at every stage: home-based, day, residential programs, partner classrooms in public school systems, consulting services, ACE® ABA Software, and ongoing research on educational best practices.
Office Puzzle, LLC
Premium Exhibitor
Booth #44
Office Puzzle is a practice management solution. Our platform includes a suite of tools for office management, document templates, activity, billing and payroll reports, data collection, calendar, online chat support, and mobile app. All this is behind a secured, HIPAA-compliant system with the capacity to be tailored to the specific needs of out clients.
Booth #54
Given the growing need to provide specialized, high-quality intervention for individuals diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), the Progressive Behavior Analyst Autism Council™ provides credentialing programs that preserve and promote a progressive approach to applied behavior analysis (ABA) as a treatment method for ASD. These programs use a rigorous and defensible combination of assessment formats to recognize individuals who meet a high standard of practice.
Raven Health
Premium Exhibitor
Booth #43
Raven Health is an ABA clinical measurement based platform designed for users to be up and running within minutes while allowing for scheduling, offline mode, custom program building, session note templates, access to the data, integration options and many more features for behavioral health.
ACES
Standard Exhibitor
Booth #53
Dedicated to improving the lives of those impacted by autism or other developmental disabilities, ACES provides comprehensive autism therapy and intervention services to help individuals maximize their potential. ACES uses the latest and most widely accepted teachings and therapeutic methodologies related to ABA therapy. Our compassionate team has extensive training and experience in designing, developing, implementing, and evaluating a wide range of ABA programs.
Anderson Center for Autism
Standard Exhibitor
Booth #18
Anderson Center’s educational/residential program is based on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), our treatment approach focuses on techniques and interventions that use positive reinforcement to teach our individuals the skills they need to strive for independence and reach their full potential. Our professional team administers ABA programs that comprehensively address each individual's educational, emotional and social needs in a proactive, positive manner.
Behavioral Innovations
Standard Exhibitor
Booth #67
Behavioral Innovations was founded over two decades ago with the purpose of providing clinically researched, family-focused, and collaborative ABA therapy to children 10 years and younger throughout Texas, Oklahoma, and Colorado with future expansion to Virginia. Our mission and vision is to provide client-centered, evidence-based behavioral therapy to children with autism in a nurturing learning environment to achieve their full potential.
Caravel Autism Health
Standard Exhibitor
Booth #46
Caravel Autism Health specializes in the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of children on the autism spectrum. Caravel offers research-based programs using the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis, helping children living with autism reshape their development and embrace new ways of interacting with the world. Caravel operates 50+ locations across Wisconsin, Minnesota, Illinois, Iowa, Washington and Idaho, providing individualized treatment programs designed to help children develop skills, create connections and build confidence.
CentralReach
Standard Exhibitor
Booth #33
CentralReach is a leading provider of end-to-end practice management and clinical solutions that enable applied behavior analysis (ABA) clinicians and educators to produce superior outcomes for people with autism. The company is revolutionizing the ABA space with cutting-edge solutions, including precision teaching, clinical data collection, scheduling, billing, learning management, fully digital evidence-based programming, and more. For more information, please visit CentralReach.com.
Floreo VR
Standard Exhibitor
Booth #52
Floreo’s vision is a world that is open and accessible for every neurodiverse person. Our mission is to create the first behavioral therapy metaverse, a virtual world that is safe for learners, equipping them with skills and tools they can apply in their everyday lives. We have developed a VR platform that teaches social, behavioral, communication and life skills for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), ADHD, Anxiety and other neurodiverse conditions.
Hope
Standard Exhibitor
Booth #34
Hope is the premier provider of services for individuals with disabilities. We now impact thousands of individuals who represent a broad spectrum of learning styles and abilities. Today, Hope serves individuals with disabilities and their families by providing educational, residential, and clinical services across six states, as well as community education and training. Annually, we impact over 5,000 individuals through our vast network of services offered in Illinois, Missouri, Tennessee, Alabama, Massachusetts and coming soon, in Texas.
Huntington Insurance
Standard Exhibitor
Booth #62
Huntington Insurance, Inc. has partnered with ABAI to offer member pricing on professional liability insurance. This protection is needed by all professionals to guard individuals and companies from attorneys’ errors, omissions, and lawsuits, and is separate from a standard general liability policy. An insurance policy is just the beginning; Huntington Insurance, Inc. agents take it a step further, passing along our knowledge of employee benefits and risk management to help you identify ways to lower risk. ABAI members receive a special discount. Stop by our booth for more information.
Booth #51
Our practice management solution streamlines data collection and billing processes for medical professionals. It simplifies appointment scheduling, patient information management, and insurance billing to increase efficiency and reduce administrative burden. Data is securely stored and easily accessible to authorized personnel. Our solution ensures compliance with industry regulations, and optimizes revenue collection to increase profitability.
New Story
Standard Exhibitor
Booth #10
New Story Schools provides tailored academic curriculum infused with therapeutic support to students ages 5-21 in grades kindergarten through 12 experiencing social, emotional, educational, and behavioral challenges. Our passionate teams foster continuous learning to ensure all children and young adults we support learn and thrive in a safe and supportive environment. New Story’s In District Services provides a continuum of custom services to districts in need of special education, therapeutic and mental health services, professional development, and consultation in their district and schools.
Plutus Health Inc.
Standard Exhibitor
Booth #36
Plutus Health Inc. is a tech-enabled Healthcare Revenue Cycle Management organization based out of Dallas, TX. Plutus Health provides Coding & pre-billing Audits, Billing, Insurance AR & Denials Mgmt. while addressing some of the major challenges for ABA organizations, with a combination of services by industry experts and use of advanced technologies such as Robotic Process Automation and our Software – ArtemisABA.
Booth #61
Professional Crisis Management (PCM) is a behavioral crisis management system used with children and adults who exhibit disruptive, aggressive, and self-injurious behaviors. PCM is prevention oriented and includes a complete system of physical intervention procedures based on active feedback and learning. The Professional Crisis Management Association has provided expert training, certification, and consultation to education and human service professionals worldwide for over a quarter century.
RCM Health Care Services
Standard Exhibitor
Booth #28
RCM Health Care Services is one of the leading providers of school-based behavioral health professionals in the country, offering personalized support to assist students in overcoming individual barriers to learning to help them thrive within a standards-based educational curriculum. As a nationwide provider, we bring a unique approach to our services through strategic partnerships with local and national professionals. Contact us today to learn more!
SpectrumAI
Standard Exhibitor
Booth #13
SpectrumAi was founded by Ling Shao, a mother of four boys on the autism spectrum, with the mission to improve ABA provider data collection, data analysis and clinical supervision.Twyll, our clinical electronic health record (EHR), was developed in-house by BCBAs and leading EMR product leaders and launched with large national ABA providers, proving that our novel modern technology is easy to use and results in consistent reliable clinical insights.
Tobii Dynavox
Standard Exhibitor
Booth #63
Our technology benefits those who use it and the people around them – parents, siblings, grandparents, caregivers, teachers and clinicians as well as others they encounter in everyday life. We empower people with complex communication and mobility needs to decide what to say and do on their own terms.
Uniquely Me Therapies
Standard Exhibitor
Booth #47
At Uniquely Me Therapies, LLC, we are dedicated to helping those with challenging behaviors using Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) with ages 18 months to 20 years find their voice. Everyone is unique in their own abilities; what motivates and reinforces the behavior. Uniquely Me Therapies, LLC focuses on the individual to increase communication and learn new skills to work towards decreasing the challenging behaviors within the environment.
United Team Group
Standard Exhibitor
Booth #35
United Team group. We are a medical supply provider, and a well-informed company based on policy and procedures, updated HIPAA laws, non profit organization for IEP and evaluations, webinars, and information on preparation for all upcoming crises depending on clients needs.
University of West Florida
Standard Exhibitor
Booth #57
The Center for Behavior Analysis at the University of West Florida offers online verified course sequences and degree options for undergraduate and graduate students pursuing, RBT, BCaBA, BCBA, ABAT, QASP-S, and QBA certification. Tuition is affordable and courses start every semester. We also offer online CEUs on-demand in collaboration with the Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies. Visit us online at www.uwf.edu/aba.

 

 

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