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.

Press Center

ABAI welcomes inquiries and attendance at its events by credentialed representatives of the news media. Using the resources below, members of the press can read statements and press releases from ABAI and obtain information for the organizaion's media contacts.

ABAI Fact Sheet

Background information on the Association for Behavior Analysis International.



Press Releases

  • Returning to School: Separation Problems and Anxiety in the Age of Pandemics, August 21, 2020
  • At-Home Strategies Unite Families During Pandemic, April 10, 2020
  • Compassion May Improve Outcomes for Autistic Children, September 23, 2019
  • Gender Pay Gap: Bad Behavior Among Behavior Analysts, September 19, 2019
  • Looking Happy: That’s an Attention-Getter, Study Shows, September 17, 2019
  • When It Comes to Preventing Risky Behaviors, ‘Phone First’, July 6, 2019
  • Improved Social Relationships May Limit Job Burnout Risks, June 12, 2019
  • Gainful Employment Proving Effective Against Drug Addiction, May 16, 2019


    Media Coverage

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