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New and Noteworthy
Eighth International Conference: Tours

Make the most of your trip to the Eighth International Conference in Kyoto, Japan and reserve your spot on a special tour of the area. Check out the Arima Hot Springs, spend a day in Hiroshima, enjoy a traditional dinner with maiko performance, and more! The deadline to reserve a spot on this tours is this Saturday, August 29. Any tour failing to reach the minimum number of participants by the registration deadline will be canceled. Click here to learn more and make your reservation.


ABAI Membership

Next week, September 1, you can join ABAI or renew your membership. Check back next week for the launch of the next membership cycle! Learn more about ABAI membership.


42nd Annual Convention

Check back next week, September 1, for the launch of the convention Call For Papers and opening of online registration. Register early and save on registration fees! We look forward to seeing to in Chicago. Learn more.


The Psychological Record: Table of Contents for 65(3)

The table of contents (including abstracts) for The Psychological Record, volume 65, issue 3, is now available on SpringerLink. Preview the TOC for volume 65, issue 3 now.


ABAI Featured Book

ABAI is pleased to highlight The Nurture Effect: How the Science of Human Behavior Can Improve Our Lives and Our World By Anthony Biglan. The book details over forty years of research in the behavioral sciences, as well as the author’s own research. Biglan illustrates how his findings lay the framework for a model of societal change that has the potential to reverberate through all environments within society.


Purchase The Nuture Effect today through the ABAI online bookstore.


Cultural Analysis From a Behavioral Perspective

On April 9–10, 2015, a stimulating event titled, "Contingencias Sociales: Individuo, Cultue, e Sociedade" took place at the University of São Paulo in Brazil. There, a group of faculty, students, and distinguished scholars discussed essential concepts on how cultural phenomena could be considered from a behavioral perspective. Read the entire article.



10th Annual Autism Conference; New Orleans, LA; 2016


42nd Annual Convention; Downtown Chicago, IL, 2016


News and Commentary

ABPMC 24th Annual Conference

A historic moment in behavior analysis captured during the recent Associação Brasileira de Psicologia e Medicina Comportamental (Brazilian Association of Behavioral Psychology and Medicine; ABPMC) conference in São Paulo, Brazil: (from left to right) Dr. Marcelo Benvenuti, President of the Brazilian Association of Behavior Analysis, the first associate chapter of ABAI; , Dr. Roberto Banaco, council member of ABPMC; Dr. Maria Martha Hübner, president of ABAI; Dr. Denis Zamignani, president of ABPMC; and Dr. Henry Schingler, an invited presenter at the ABPMC 24th Annual Conference.



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