Association for Behavior Analysis International

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50th Annual Convention; Philadelphia, PA; 2024

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Business Meeting #172
Autism Special Interest Group Business Meeting
Saturday, May 25, 2024
7:00 PM–8:00 PM
Marriott Downtown, Level 5, Grand Ballroom Salon G
Chair: Justin B. Leaf (Autism Partnership Foundation; Endicott College)
Presenting Authors:
The purposes of the Autism Special Interest Group (Autism SIG) are to (1) promote evidence based practices in regard to treatment for individuals diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD); (2) promote best practices as it relates to procedures/interventions based upon the principles of applied behavior analysis (ABA) as it relates to individuals diagnosed with ASD; (3) help individuals diagnosed with ASD, families of individuals diagnosed with ASD, and consumers to identify components of evidence based practices, quality behavioral intervention, and effective treatments; (4) help protect individuals diagnosed with ASD and their families from ineffective, non-evidence based, and/or potential harmful treatment(s); (5) serve as a scientific and professional reference and networking group for its members; and (6) organize an annual meeting to provide a forum for discussion of the affairs of the SIG. This business meeting will briefly describe recent developments that have occurred within the Autism SIG as well as an open discussion about future plans in the upcoming year.
Keyword(s): autism
 

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