The Role of Board Certified Behavior Analysts in School Programs

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Session Dates

Thursday March 15, 2018 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM


Consultation and support guided by the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) can improve the educational performance of students and directly result in positive outcomes for students with a wide range of behavioral and educational needs. This session will review the role of Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBAs) in school programs and established standards of practice for ABA.


  • Identify the certification requirements for Board Certified Behavior Analysts
  • State various benefits of services that can be provided by behavior analysts practicing in school settings
  • Describe the basic principles of learning theory and behavior change utilized by behavior analysts


School Administrators; Special Education and general Education Teachers; School Psychologists; Parents

Individuals attending this workshop must arrive on time and stay the duration of the workshop in order to receive Act 48 Professional Education hours.

Topics Covered: Autism

Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this training. Contact: Distance Learning, 800-446-5607 ext. 6884 or " (Distance Learning)"

Event Info

Event Type:


Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
No credit


PaTTAN Educational Consultant

Event Contact:


Distance Learning


Mike Miklos