Convention Schedule

23rd Annual Convention Schedule of Events

October 1 – 3, 2014  –  Doubletree Hotel – Birmingham, AL

Wednesday, October 1 – Workshop Day (6 CE hours available)

  • 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.: Gina Green: Teaching Discrimination and Matching Skills to Learners With Autism and Related Disorders (3 CEUs)
  • 1:30 – 4:30 p.m.: Nicole Rodriguez: The Top 5 Things I Learned About Programming for Instruction in Early Intervention (3 CEUs)

Thursday, October 2 – Convention Day 1 (5 CE hours available)

  • 9 a.m. – 9:50 a.m.: Gina Green (Keynote Speaker): Public Policies on the Practice of ABA: Status and Some Lessons Learned (1 CEU, Ethics hour)
  • 10 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.: Sara Bicard: Increasing Physical Activity in Adults With Intellectual Disabilities (1 CEU)
  • 11 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.: Kevin Luczynski (Keynote Speaker): An Individualized and Comprehensive Approach to Teaching Conversation and Greeting Skills to High-Functioning Individuals With Autism Spectrum Disorders (1 CEU)
  • 12 p.m. – 2 p.m.: Lunch (on your own)
  • 2 p.m. – 2:50 p.m.: John Rapp: Low Publication Rate of 2005 ABAI Presentations: Are CEU Standards Sufficiently Rigorous? (1 CEU)
  • 3 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.: Nicole Rodriguez (Keynote Speaker): Behavioral Variability and Autism (1 CEU)

Friday, October 3 – Convention Day 2 (3 CE hours available)

  • 9 a.m. – 9:50 a.m.: David Bicard: Treatment of Escape-Maintained Problem Behavior: Finding the Sweet Spot and Giving Up Control (1 CEU)
  • 10 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.: Paige McKerchar: Updates on Practicing ABA in Alabama (1 CEU, Ethics hour)
  • 11 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.: Sara Bicard (Presidential Address): Maintaining Ethical Practices Across Disciplines (1 CEU, Ethics hour)
  • 12 p.m. – 2 p.m.: Lunch (on your own)
  • 2 p.m. – 2:50 p.m.: Open ALABA Business Meeting

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