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.

47th Annual Convention; Online; 2021

All times listed are Eastern time (GMT-4 at the time of the convention in May).

Overview

75 events found.

# 14 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Lessons Learned from Telehealth Direct Therapy and Implications for Practice
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 9:00 AM–9:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Christopher Miyake (Center for Autism and Related Disorders)
# 24 Symposium
How to Think About Time
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 9:00 AM–9:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Elizabeth Kyonka (California State University - East Bay)
# 32 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Further Evaluation of Telehealth Services: Parent-Implemented Functional Analysis and Functional Communication Training
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 9:00 AM–10:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Leslie Neely (The University of Texas at San Antonio)
Discussant: Jennifer J. McComas (University of Minnesota)
# 35 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Using Interteaching Online: Research and Practice
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 9:00 AM–10:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Catherine M. Gayman (Troy University)
Discussant: James L. Soldner (University of Massachusetts Boston)
# 45 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Project ECHO: Implementing Family Support Using a State-of-the-Art Teleheath Service Delivery Model
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 10:00 AM–10:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Katherine Bateman (University of Washington)
# 60 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Preference and Reinforcer Assessments in Domestic and Captive Animals
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 11:00 AM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Mindy Waite (University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee)
Discussant: Christy A. Alligood (Disney's Animal Kingdom and University of Florida)
# 62 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Emergent Responding: Recent Advances and Future Directions
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 11:00 AM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Maria Clara Cordeiro (Marquette University)
Discussant: Caio F. Miguel (California State University, Sacramento)
# 64 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Diversity submission Culture, Race, and Behavior Analysis
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 11:00 AM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Mychal Machado (University of Alaska Anchorage)
Discussant: Shahla Susan Ala'i (University of North Texas)
# 65 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Automatic or Undifferentiated Functional Analysis Results for Individuals With Challenging Behavior: Expanding Our Understanding and Effectiveness
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 11:00 AM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: David R Donnelly (In Private Practice; Webster University)
Discussant: David R Donnelly (In Private Practice)
# 67 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Adaptations of the Morningside Model of Generative Instruction to Online and Other Alternative Learning Environments
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 11:00 AM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Kent Johnson (Morningside Academy)
Discussant: Kent Johnson (Morningside Academy)
# 69 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Caregiver Training: An Integral Component of Behavior-Analytic Service Delivery
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 11:00 AM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: William Sullivan (SUNY Upstate Medical University)
# 75 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB/QABA/NASP
Supervision
Recent Developments in Applying Behavioral Skills Training in Contemporary Services
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 12:00 PM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Sarah Davis (Brock University)
# 78 Panel Discussion
CE Offered: BACB
Sustainability submission Behavioral Barriers to Climate Sustainability: A Challenge to Our Field
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 12:00 PM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Susan M. Schneider (Root Solutions)
# 98 Invited Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Values and Choice: Contemporary Experimental Research on Bias
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 3:00 PM–3:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Michele R. Traub (St. Cloud State University)
# 103 Panel Discussion
CE Offered: BACB
Ethics
Diversity submission Freedom or Exploitation: The Integration of Behavior Analysis in a Capitalistic System
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 3:00 PM–3:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Adam Peal (The Behavioral Education Research Initiative )
# 112 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Advances on the Sequence of Discrimination Training and Variables That Affect Acquisition
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 3:00 PM–4:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Mary Halbur (University of Nebraska Medical Center's Munroe-Meyer Institute)
Discussant: Jason C. Vladescu (Caldwell University)
# 114 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Accountability Through Data Collection: Narrowing the Bridge Between Science and Practice
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 3:00 PM–4:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Matthew L. Edelstein (Kennedy Krieger Institute)
Discussant: Kimberly Sloman (The Scott Center for Autism Treatment/ Florida Institute of Technology )
# 127 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB/NASP
Diversity submission Can Behavioral and Developmental Science Live Happily Ever After? An Overview of Naturalistic Developmental Behavioral Intervention
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 4:00 PM–5:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Melanie Pellecchia (University of Pennsylvania)
Discussant: Sophia R D'Agostino (Hope College)
# 131 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Procedural Implications of the Concept of Joint Control: Research Review, Applied Research and a Tutorial
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 4:00 PM–5:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Michael Miklos (Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance Network)
Discussant: Vincent Joseph Carbone (Carbone Clinic)
# 138 Panel Discussion
CE Offered: BACB
Development of a Framework to Promote Research Opportunities and Collaboration With Internal and External Stakeholders in an Applied Behavioral Analytical Organization
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 5:00 PM–5:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Shannon Luoma (California State University, Sacramento; Kadiant)
# 140 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB/NASP
Diversity submission Building a Coalition to Amplify the Impact of Behavioral Science
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 5:00 PM–5:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Tiffany Dubuc (Public Heath Agency of Canada; Blossom Behavioural Services)
# 147 Symposium
Designing a Progress Monitoring System to Improve Decision Making With Morningside’s Generative Instruction Model
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 5:00 PM–6:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Carl V. Binder (The Performance Thinking Network, LLC)
Discussant: Carl V. Binder (The Performance Thinking Network, LLC)
# 148 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Evidence-Based Practices in Schools: Supporting Students at the Classwide Level, Individual Level, and via Telehealth
Saturday, May 29, 2021: 5:00 PM–6:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Kimberly Crosland (University of South Florida)
Discussant: Diana Ginns (University of South Florida)
# 189 Symposium
Recent Studies on Punishment
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 9:00 AM–9:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Rafaela Fontes (Utah State University)
# 191 Panel Discussion
CE Offered: BACB/QABA
Ethics
Diversity submission Changing Workplace Culture: Making the Workplace Inclusive for All (A Scientific Framework for Compassion and Social Justice: Contributor Series)
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 9:00 AM–9:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Kate Elizabeth Harrison (Brett DiNovi & Associates, BCBA)
# 209 Panel Discussion
CE Offered: BACB/QABA
Sustainability submission The Future of ABA: The Direction of the Field and How We Will Advance the Utility of the Science (A Scientific Framework for Compassion and Social Justice: Contributor Series)
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 10:00 AM–10:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Barbara Gross (Missouri Behavior Consulting; Special School District of St Louis County)
# 210 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB/QABA/NASP
Supervision
Key Behavior-Analytic Applications During the COVID-19 Pandemic: An Experimental Analysis of Online Academic Performance, Mask Wearing, and Face Touching
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 10:00 AM–10:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Javier Virues Ortega (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain) & The University of Auckland (New Zealand))
# 216 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Recent Research on Renewal and Resurgence: Bridging the Gap Between Basic and Applied Research
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 10:00 AM–11:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Michael P. Kranak (Oakland University)
Discussant: Christopher A. Podlesnik (Auburn University)
# 220 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Observational Learning Research: A Review of Trends and Current Examinations of Complex Repertoires
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 11:00 AM–11:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Jaime DeQuinzio (Alpine Learning Group)
# 223 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
The Application of Behavior Analysis to Sports and Exercise
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 11:00 AM–11:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Mariah Mussetter (University of Kansas)
# 231A Panel Discussion
CE Offered: BACB
In Defense of Applied Behavior Analysis in the Treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder: Don’t Throw the Baby Out With the Bath Water
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 11:00 AM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Mary Jane Weiss (Endicott College)
# 232 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB/QABA/NASP
Diversity submission Passport Pedagogy: Excellence in Applied Behavior Analysis from China and Italy
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 11:00 AM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Lin Du (Teachers College, Columbia University)
Discussant: Jeremy H. Greenberg (The Children's Institute of Hong Kong)
# 238 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB/QABA
Innovations and Outcomes: Exploring Real-World Application and Evaluation of ABA Services via Telehealth
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 12:00 PM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Kristine Rodriguez (Autism Learning Partners)
# 239 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Reassessing ABA Practice and Acceptance During COVID-19: Where Does Your Organization Stand?
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 12:00 PM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Noor Syed (SUNY Empire State College; Anderson Center International; Endicott College)
# 247 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Conceptual Behavior Science in the Context of Scientific Work
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 12:00 PM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Timothy C. Fuller (Fit Learning)
# 265 Symposium
A Contingency Analytic Account of Emotions and Emotional Behavior: Teaching Discrimination in Tacting Emotion Words
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 3:00 PM–3:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Paul Thomas Andronis (Northern Michigan University)
# 266 Panel Discussion
CE Offered: BACB/QABA
Ethics
Behavioral Pharmacology, Autism, and Comorbidities: The Role of the Applied Behavior Analysis Practitioner
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 3:00 PM–3:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Carlos Zuluaga (ABA Technologies, Inc. and Florida Institute of Technology)
# 268 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB/QABA
Acceptance and Commitment Training Across Applied Clinical Settings
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 3:00 PM–3:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Tammy Lee (Center for Applied Behavior Analysis )
# 269 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Ethics
Diversity submission Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity in Research and Practice: Where are We Now and How Do We Move Forward?
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 3:00 PM–3:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Pooja Panesar (Kaizora Centre for Neurodevelopmental Therapies)
# 275 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Supporting College Students With and Without Autism Spectrum Disorder
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 3:00 PM–4:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Christopher Manente (Rutgers Center for Adult Autism Services, Rutgers University)
Discussant: Amanda Karsten (Western Michigan University)
# 280 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Evaluating the Effectiveness and Acceptability of Telehealth and Distance Learning for Individuals With Developmental Disabilities
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 3:00 PM–4:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Alissa Greenberg (Juvo - Autism and Behavioral Health Services; Focused Behavioral Solutions)
Discussant: Linda K. Haymes (Touro University California)
# 284 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
An Overview of Acceptance and Commitment Training: From Learning to Compassionate Service Delivery
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 3:00 PM–4:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Yors A. Garcia (The Chicago School of Professional Psychology)
Discussant: Kelly G. Wilson (University of Mississippi )
# 290 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
A Review of Behavioral Cusps and Their Extensions
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 4:00 PM–4:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Robin Kuhn (University of Kansas)
Discussant: Jesus Rosales-Ruiz (University of North Texas)
# 301 Panel Discussion
CE Offered: BACB
Meaningful Curriculum and Respectful Intervention With Individuals Autism Spectrum Disorder: Beyond a Technology of Behavior Analysis Alone
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 5:00 PM–5:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Peter F. Gerhardt (The EPIC School)
# 302 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Interbehaviorism: Then and Now, All the Way, and In the Room
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 5:00 PM–5:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: MaKensey Sanders (University of Louisiana at Lafayette)
# 305 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Identifying and Closing Skill Gaps: Assessment, Goal Setting, and Performance Feedback Strategies to Promote Learner Outcomes
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 5:00 PM–5:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Janice Frederick (The ABRITE Organization)
# 307 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Theoretical and Methodological Considerations Concerning the Participation of Verbal Behavior Within Metacontingency Experiments
Sunday, May 30, 2021: 5:00 PM–5:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Fabio Henrique Baia (Universidade de Rio Verde)
Discussant: Traci M. Cihon (University of North Texas)
# 361 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Empirically Evaluating the Organism in Behavior Analysis: Applications to Preference Assessments
Monday, May 31, 2021: 9:00 AM–9:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Robert W. Isenhower (Rider University )
Discussant: Kenneth W. Jacobs (Ronin Institute)
# 363 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Tolerating Tough Stuff: How to Teach Getting Through Important but Aversive Situations
Monday, May 31, 2021: 9:00 AM–9:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Jennifer L. Cook (University of South Florida)
# 367 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Have the What Works Clearinghouse Standards for Single Case Designs Influenced Behavior Analysis Research?
Monday, May 31, 2021: 9:00 AM–9:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Ronnie Detrich (Utah State University)
Discussant: Robert H. Horner (University of Oregon)
# 369 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Title: Monetary Incentives and Goals: Recent Research and Application
Monday, May 31, 2021: 9:00 AM–9:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Barbara R. Bucklin (The Bucklin Group, Inc.)
Discussant: Barbara R. Bucklin (The Bucklin Group, Inc.)
# 371 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Everyone Cares About Quality: How Do We Show It?
Monday, May 31, 2021: 9:00 AM–10:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Ellie Kazemi (Behavioral Health Center of Excellence)
Discussant: Richard Wayne Fuqua (Western Michigan University)
# 374 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Diversity submission Diversity in Behavior Analysis: Cultural Competence, Neurodiversity, Ableism, and Practicing What We Should Be Preaching
Monday, May 31, 2021: 9:00 AM–10:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Diana J. Walker (Visions, LLC; The Chicago School of Professional Psychology)
Discussant: Christine E. Hughes (University of North Carolina Wilmington)
# 375 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Sustainability submission Why Are We Not Acting to Save The World? Contextual Behavior Science Applied to Mainstream Cultural Problems
Monday, May 31, 2021: 9:00 AM–10:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Brian Katz (The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Chicago)
Discussant: Shannon Ormandy (The Chicago School of Professional Psychology)
# 376 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Ethics
Positive Punishment: Efficacy, Efficiency, and Side Effects of Electrical Stimulation Devices
Monday, May 31, 2021: 9:00 AM–10:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Elizabeth A. Fitter (Judge Rotenberg Educational Center)
Discussant: Nathan Blenkush (Judge Rotenberg Educational Center)
# 377 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Establishment and Emergence of Conditional Discriminations: Basic and Applied Research
Monday, May 31, 2021: 9:00 AM–10:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Anna I. Petursdottir (Texas Christian University)
Discussant: Karen M. Lionello-DeNolf (Assumption College)
# 389 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Clinical Applications of Functional Analyses of Verbal Behavior for Children With Autism
Monday, May 31, 2021: 10:00 AM–10:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Janet Sanchez Enriquez (The University of North Carolina at Charlotte)
# 390 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Advancements in Telehealth Treatments of Aberrant Behavior and Virtual Supervision During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Monday, May 31, 2021: 10:00 AM–11:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Christina Simmons (Rowan University)
Discussant: Amanda Zangrillo (University of Nebraska Medical Center, Munroe-Meyer Institute)
# 401 Panel Discussion
CE Offered: BACB
Supervision
Kantor Today: Modern Applications of Interbehavioral Psychology in Educational, ABA, and Clinical Contexts
Monday, May 31, 2021: 11:00 AM–11:50 AM EDT
Online
Chair: Abbey Warren (University of Louisiana at Lafayette Louisiana Contextual Science Research Group)
# 405 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Behavioral Data Science: Novel Questions and Applications for Behavior Analysts
Monday, May 31, 2021: 11:00 AM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: David J. Cox (Behavioral Health Center of Excellence; Endicott College)
Discussant: Albert Malkin (Southern Illinois University / Western University)
# 406 Symposium
Behavior Perspectives to Learning and Organization in Educational Settings and Policies
Monday, May 31, 2021: 11:00 AM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Kalliu Carvalho Couto (Oslo Metropolitan University)
Discussant: Jonathan Krispin (Valdosta State University)
# 408 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Ethics
Diversity submission Cultural Diversity and Professional Skills in Higher Education and Supervision
Monday, May 31, 2021: 11:00 AM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Andresa De Souza (University of Missouri St. Louis)
Discussant: Darlene E. Crone-Todd (Salem State University)
# 417 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Promoting Implementation of Behavioral Strategies in Diverse Contexts Through Contextual Fit
Monday, May 31, 2021: 12:00 PM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Natalie Badgett (Supporting Transformative Autism Research Initiative; University of Virginia)
Discussant: Katherine Bateman (University of Washington)
# 418 Panel Discussion
CE Offered: BACB
Ethics
Opportunities and Issues in Practitioner Publication
Monday, May 31, 2021: 12:00 PM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Peter R. Killeen (Arizona State University)
# 423 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Teaching Graphing: A Discussion of the Past and Present With Suggestions for the Future
Monday, May 31, 2021: 12:00 PM–12:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Kelsey Dachman (University of Kansas)
# 440 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Diversity submission Language and Culture Matter: Considerations for Service Delivery and Treatment Planning for the Spanish-Speaking Community
Monday, May 31, 2021: 3:00 PM–3:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Mariela Hostetler (University of Nevada, Reno)
Discussant: Marlesha Bell (University of the Pacific)
# 441 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Building Rapport From a Behavior Analytic Perspective
Monday, May 31, 2021: 3:00 PM–3:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Sarah Conklin (California State University, Los Angeles)
Discussant: Lusineh Gharapetian (Pepperdine University)
# 450 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
The Nitty Gritty of ABA Research: Special Topics in Single Subject Design
Monday, May 31, 2021: 3:00 PM–3:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Judah B. Axe (Simmons University)
# 451 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Diversity submission Further Evaluation of Critical Aspects of Augmentative and Alternative Communication for Individuals With Developmental Disabilities
Monday, May 31, 2021: 3:00 PM–3:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Rachel Cagliani (University of Georgia)
# 456 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Multiple Applications of Relational Responding: Under Which Conditions Take Place Humor, Memory Distortions, Rumination, and Time Perception?
Monday, May 31, 2021: 3:00 PM–4:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Carmen Luciano (University Almería, Spain)
Discussant: Francisco Ruiz (Fundación Universitaria Konrad-Lorenz)
# 465 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
From Dog Bites to Dental Caries: Applied Behavior Analysis Techniques Focusing on Prevention
Monday, May 31, 2021: 4:00 PM–5:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Jessica Foster Juanico (University of Kansas)
Discussant: Kelley L. Harrison (The University of Kansas)
# 469 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB/QABA
Ethics
Service Delivery in ABA: Are We Following Our Values and Our Heart?
Monday, May 31, 2021: 4:00 PM–5:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Ana Carolina Carolina Sella (Private practice)
Discussant: Glauce Carolina Vieira dos Santos (ABA fora da mesinha Clínica de Psicologia Comportamental)
# 477 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Diversity submission Contextualizing, Checking, and Challenging Privilege: Exploring Traditional and Behavioral Conceptualizations of Privilege
Monday, May 31, 2021: 5:00 PM–5:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Thomas B. Sease (Texas Christian University, Louisiana Contextual Science Research Group)
Discussant: Karen Kate Kellum (University of Mississippi)
# 480 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Comparing Instructional Strategies for Discrete Trial Teaching via Telehealth
Monday, May 31, 2021: 5:00 PM–5:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Rebekah Lee (Endicott College)
Discussant: Christine Milne (Autism Partnership Foundation)
# 483 Symposium
CE Offered: BACB
Three Examples of Referent-Based Verbal Behavior Instruction for Early Speakers With Autism
Monday, May 31, 2021: 5:00 PM–5:50 PM EDT
Online
Chair: Lee L Mason (Cook Children's Health Care System)

 

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