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Conference

 


15th Annual VABA Meeting and Conference – March 22 – 23, 2019

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REGISTRATION

Register now!

Full, Sustaining, and Affiliate price is $110 ($120 after 2/22)

Student price is $40 ($45 after 2/22)

Workshop price is $65 and workshops are capped at 100 each

If you have more than 5 people to register at one time, use this form

EXHIBITOR/SPONSORSHIP

Click here for Sponsorship opportunities – please note that we do not have any more exhibitor opportunities at this time.  Options available include jobs board and student sponsorship.

Click here to see our Sponsors

CALL FOR POSTERS

Click here to submit your poster.  Due Friday, February 15, 2019!

SCHOLARSHIPS

Click here to apply for a scholarship!  Student members only.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Email admin@virginiaaba.org if you are interested in volunteering at the conference.

SCHEDULE

Click here for the conference and workshop schedule

SPEAKERS

For abstracts, bios and pictures, click here

Keynotes:

Dr. Nic Weatherly

Workshop: Ethics, Regulation, and Licensure Applied to OBM: Why OBMers Should Consider Board Certification

Keynote: Deliberate Coaching: The Role of Organizational Coaching Systems in Culture Change

Dr. Susan Schneider

Workshop: Behavior Analysis and Sustainability

Keynote: Operant Principles Everywhere: Interdisciplinary Behavior Analysis and the Future of Our Field

Breakout sessions:

ABA In Public Education: A Collaborative Model –
Chad Honeycutt, Med, BCBA, LBA; Brian Myers, Med., BCBA, LBA; Marin Swienton, OTD, OTR/L; Lauren R. Ross M.S. CCC-SLP; Terry Royer OTR/L

That EAB Talk (::Yawn::) You Are Planning on Skipping (But Will Be Glad You Did Not) – Barbara J. Kaminski, Ph.D., BCBA-D, LBA

Sexual Harassment Training in the Employment Setting for Young Adults with IDD – Robin Moyher, PhD, BCBA-D and Taylor Wichtendahl

Assessment and Treatment of Food Refusal in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder – Ben Sarcia, MA, BCBA, LBA and Macarena Fernandez, MA, CCC-SLP, BCBA, LBA

Decreasing Burnout in Direct Care Staff – Becca Tagg, PsyD, MSCP, NCSP, BCBA-D

Best Practices for Social Emotional Learning & Promoting Social Skills Elena M Zaklis, BCBA, LBA

CONTINUING EDUCATION

VABA will be using CEU Helper for this conference.  You will have the opportunity to purchase CEUs prior to the event or after.  The purchase price is $30.  This price covers all CEUs earned on March 23 with a maximum available of 6.  Note that workshop CEUs (3 each) are included.  To purchase CEUs now, click here.

Please note that the BACB does not warrant, endorse, sponsor, or approve or partner with any VABA events or instructors.

HOTEL

Hyatt Regency Reston
1800 Presidents Street
Reston, VA  20190

Hotel rooms are available now.