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.


Affiliated chapters of ABAI are local, state/provincial, regional, or national organizations that support the field of behavior analysis in specific geographic locations. Chapters range in size from a handful to hundreds of members. Organizational structures vary from chapter to chapter. ABAI encourages all of its members to become involved with the chapters in their locations. Many chapters hold conferences or regular workshops and provide terrific networks for behavior analysts. For more information about ABAI chapters, including links to chapter websites, click here.


Affiliated Chapters Board

Objective: To strengthen, support, and coordinate ABAI affiliated chapters.


Board Coordinator

Gordon Bourland, Trinity Behavioral Associates (2020–2023)


Council Liaison

Deisy de Souza, Universidade Federal de São Carlos (2020–2023)


Board Members

Wafa Attallah Aliohani (2019-2022)

Frank Cicero (2019-2022)

Nasiah Cirincione-Ulezi (2020-2023)

Julie Hayes (2019-2022)

Janice Huber (2019-2022)

Fabio Tosolin (2019-2022)



ABAI Licensing Committee


Modifed by Eddie Soh