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Confirmed Speakers and Topics

Keynotes

  • Greg Hanley, Western New England College The state of practice of ABA
  • Ray Romanczyk, SUNY Binghamton Science and practice in autism spectrum disorders
  • Lorri Unumb, Autism Speaks Advocating for public policies to support ABA

Tutorials

  • Iser DeLeon, Kennedy Krieger Institute Experimental analysis of behavior for practitioners
  • Jim Johnston, Auburn University Conceptual behavior analysis for practitioners
  • Patrick Friman, Boys Town and University of Nebraska Medical School Behavioral pediatrics
  • Judy Favell and others, Behavior Analyst Certification Board New developments in the BACB certification program
  • Coleen Sparkman, Therapeutic Pathways/The Kendall School Starting your own agency
  • Phil Chase, Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies Behavioral interventions for building academic skills
  • Merrill Winston, Professional Crisis Management Association Crisis management techniques
  • Dorothea Lerman, University of Houston, Clear Lake Intervention for elopement
  • Caio Miguel, California State University, Sacramento The "Verbal Behavior" model of autism intervention
  • Karen Wagner, Behavior Services of Brevard Using technology to train practitioners

Workshops

  • Lorri Unumb, Autism Speaks; Gina Green, APBA; Eric Larsson, Lovaas Institute Midwest; Billy Edwards, Behavioral Innovations; and others TBD -- Health insurance coverage of ABA treatment for ASD
  • Bill Ahearn, New England Center for Children Intervention for stereotypic behaviors
  • Iser DeLeon, Kennedy Krieger Institute Assessment and treatment of severe problem behavior
  • Joe Ricciardi, Seven Hills Clinical Associates Behavioral pharmacology for practitioners
  • Jennifer Laviano, Attorney, and Suzanne Letso, Connecticut Center for Child Development Legal advocacy for parents and practitioners
  • Rebecca MacDonald and Megan Robinson, New England Center for Children Video modeling interventions for learners with ASD
  • Linda LeBlanc, Auburn University Naturalistic communication training techniques
  • Jill Castellani and Judy Palazzo, Connecticut Center for Child Development Consulting to public schools and agencies

Panel Discussions

  • Jim Johnston, Auburn University (Chair) Dealing with everyday ethical dilemmas
  • Jane Howard, Therapeutic Pathways/The Kendall School (Chair) Providing effective and ethical supervision
  • Gina Green, APBA, Chair Credentialing practitioners of ABA
  • Suzanne Letso, Connecticut Center for Child Development (Chair) Parent-professional partnerships
  • Gary Pace, The May Institute (Chair) Potential growth areas for ABA practitioners
  • Gina Green, APBA (Chair) Public policies affecting the practice of ABA