|PDS: Business Leaders in ABA
|Sunday, May 24, 2020
|4:00 PM–4:50 PM
|Marriott Marquis, Level M4, Liberty M
|Area: OBM/TBA; Domain: Translational
|CE Instructor: Megan Miller, Ph.D.
|Chair: Tangchen Li (The Ohio State University; DolFun Academy)
|MEGAN MILLER (#dobetter Pod)
|MARY SAWYER (Fit Learning Atlanta)
|DAVID BICARD (Great Leaps Learning Center)
The rapidly growing field of ABA offers a wide range of occupational opportunities for behavior analysts. One potential opportunity is operating a business that provides ABA services. In this panel discussion, three successful business owners who provide behavioral services will share their experiences and advice for starting and running a business that delivers ABA-based services. The three panelists are Dr. Mary Sawyer, Co-owner and Director of Fit Learning Atlanta and Founding Director of TEAM Coaching, LLC; Dr. Megan Miller, Co-Founder of Navigation Behavioral Consulting, former CEO of PEAK ABA Solutions, and Founder of the Do Better Professional Development Movement; and Dr. David Bicard, CEO of Great Leaps Learning Center. The three panelists will be address topics such as starting and maintaining a business, training and coaching staff, overcoming obstacles, and dealing with potential ethical issues. This is a 50 minutes Q&A panel discussion, in which you'll have the opportunity to ask any questions about the three different types of business in our ABA world.
|Instruction Level: Basic
The target audience will be behavior analysts, undergraduates, and parents who want to know more about how to start and operating business that provides ABA services.
|Learning Objectives: N/A
|Keyword(s): ABA Business, Ethical Compliance, OBM, Staff Coaching