Gaba Yearly Conference Details

(TENTATIVE) Schedule for 2016 Conference

Friday November 11, 2016

1:00PM – 4:00PM Workshop Presenter: Alice Shillingsburg, PhD, BCBA-D, Marcus Autism Center and Emory University Title: Ethical Considerations for Behavior Analysts Working with Children with Developmental Disabilities

2:00PM – 4:00PM Conference Registration Open  

Saturday, November 12, 2016

8:00AM – 8:30AM Registration

8:30AM – 8:45 AM:Welcome – Remarks from GABA Leadership

8:45AM – 9:35 AM Speaker: George H. Noell, PhD, BCBA, Louisiana State University Title: Treatment Plan Implementation in Child Behavior Therapy and Education

9:45AM – 10:35AM Speaker: Thomas Higbee, PhD, BCBA-D, LBA, Utah State University Title: Interventions Based on Stimulus Control to Promote Varied Verbal Behavior and Complex Social Play in Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Break: 10:35AM – 11:00AM

11:00AM – 11:50PM

Speaker: Michael Kelley, PhD, BCBA-D, Florida Institute of Technology Title: Translational Research’s Potential Impact on Application

LUNCH (on your own): 11:50AM – 1:30PM

1:30PM – 2:20PM

Speaker: Sung Woo Kahng, PhD., BCBA-D, University of Missouri and MU Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Title: Facts & Fictions about the Functional Analysis of Self Injurious Behavior (SIB)

2:30PM – 3:20PM

Speaker: Michael Perone, PhD, West Virginia University Title: Like Sands through the Hourglass, So Are the Causes of Our Behavior

Break: 3:20PM – 3:45PM

3:45PM – 4:35PM

Speaker: Anna Ingeborg Petursdottir, PhD, Texas Christian University Title: Using Stimulus Pairing Procedures to Increase Vocalizations: Possible Recommendations for Clinicians

5:00-7:00 – Poster Session