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.

Kathryn Roose

University of Nevada, Reno

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Kathryn Roose is a consultant in the field of government administration, public policy, and children's services (child welfare, juvenile justice, children's mental health). She previously worked at the State of Nevada Division of Child and Family Services overseeing policy, programs, and quality assurance for the state's juvenile justice, child welfare, and children's mental health systems; and at the University of Nevada, Reno implementing Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) in juvenile justice and youth psychiatric settings and evaluating statewide school-wide PBIS implementation. She has experience providing support to families and school teams to develop behavioral systems and working with children and adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Dr. Roose holds a bachelor of science degree in psychology from the University of California, San Diego, and master of arts and doctoral degrees in behavior analysis from the University of Nevada, Reno.



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