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.

Home of the science and practice of behavior analysis

Home of the science and practice of behavior analysis

ANNOUNCEMENTS

17TH ANNUAL AUTISM CONFERENCE

February 19-21, 2023
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49TH ANNUAL CONVENTION

May 25-29, 2023
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CONTINUING EDUCATION DOCUMENTATION

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JOURNALS

ABAI publishes six behavior analysis journals that cover a breadth of topics and are overseen by the Publication Board.

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SABA STUDENT PRESENTER FUND DONATION
A donation of $160 to the Senior Student Presenter fund allows you to support a student presenter at the ABAI annual convention.
CONCEPTS AND PRINCIPLES
By Dr. Jack Michael. This classic text provides an introduction to basic principles of behavior analysis.
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CAREER CENTRAL
ABAI's job board connects job seekers with the largest selection of positions and employers with top candidates in behavior analysis.

OFFERING CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

UPCOMING WEBINARS
A Demonstration of Two-Stage Analysis of Delay Discounting Data Using R
Date: October 18, 2022 | Time: 2:00 PM Eastern
Presenter: Chris Franck (Virginia Tech)

 

NEWS & PRESS
CESS Task Force Report and Draft Recommendations
The Task Force on the Use of Contingent Electric Skin Shock (CESS) has completed their extensive, systematic, and detailed review of the use of CESS in the treatment of adults with severe challenging behavior. ABAI members are invited to read the Task Force Report and the Task Force’s Draft Recommendations for a Statement on CESS, and to provide commentary on the Task Force’s draft recommendations.

 

Links to the Task Force Report and Draft Recommendations for a Statement on CESS are available here.

 

Please be aware that you must be an active ABAI member and log into the ABAI website portal to read the Task Force’s report and recommendations and to provide commentary.

 

2022-2023 Membership Cycle Now Open!: Join or renew TODAY!
Inside Behavior Analyis: NEW ISSUE! Articles from Vol. 14, Issue 2 available now!
ABAI's Tiered Model of Education: Our Tiered Model offers recognition of quality academic training programs and is based on ABAI Accreditation Board standards. Programs currently offering coursework through a Verified Course Sequence and other academic training programs can apply for recognition now.
Instructor Directory: Our new instructor directory resource contains instructors of ABAI-accredited programs and verified course sequences. The directory was created to help advance our field by facilitating a way for colleagues to search and connect with each other to fulfill teaching-related services, especially in areas with few behavior analysts.
Applied Behavior Analysis Billing Codes Commission: Introducing a new organization dedicated to advancing the understanding and efficacy of the adaptive behavior CPT billing codes.
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