Why is the BACB so focused on use of its credentials?

Why is the BACB so focused on use of its credentials?

A quick scan of social media in behavior analyst groups might show a lot of chatter recent notifications from the ...

Behavior Analysis and Distance Supervision in Virginia

There have been a lot of questions lately about distance supervision. According to the Board of Medicine, ...

Behavior Analysts as LMHPs

In 2018, Sen. Barker initiated a bill to change the regulations to classify Licensed Behavior Analysts as Licensed Mental Health Practitioners (LMHP). The bill passed into law and the Commonwealth took the necessary steps to make the change.  As of 11/29/18, the changes have been made: https://law.lis.virginia.gov/admincode/title12/agency35/chapter105/section20/ and http://register.dls.virginia.gov/details.aspx?id=7135 are the applicable Web sites. “Licensed […]

2017 QMHP Registry Bill Impact on LBAs and LABAs

  Attention Licensed Behavior Analysts and Licensed Assistant Behavior Analysts who provide behavioral therapy through Medicaid:Recently a bill passed both the Senate and the House and is ready to be signed by the Governor (by 3/27).  This bill, SB1020/HB2095 seeks to provide a registry for Peer Recovery Specialists and Qualified Mental Health Professionals (QMHPs).  The […]