Hawai'i Association for Behavior Analysis

To educate, advocate for, and support both providers and consumers 
of Applied Behavior Analysis.


HABA's 13th Annual Convention 

Schedule (13.5 CEs Available)

Day 1: Thursday- September 7, 2017

8:00-9:00

Registration

9:00-9:15

Welcome 

9:15-10:45

Keynote Speaker (1.5 CEs)

E. Scott Geller, PhD, Alumni Distinguished Professor

Seven Life Lessons from Humanistic Behaviorism: How to bring the best out of yourself and others

10:45-11:00


Morning Break

11:00-11:50

Presidential Address (1.0 CE)

Kim Wolff, MS, BCBA, LBA

Communicating Clearly to Create a Culture of Collaboration

12:00-1:110

Lunch buffet

HABA Updates

1:10-2:00

Invited Speaker (1.0 CE)

Dave Lennox, PhD

Strategies and Tactics for Improving Consultation Outcomes

2:00-2:50

Invited Speaker (1.0 CE)
Mandy Rispoli, PhD, BCBA-D
Advances in Trial-Based Functional Analysis of Challenging Behavior for Children with ASD

2:50-3:10 

Afternoon Break

3:10-4:10

Panel Discussion (1.0 CE)

ABA Therapy Billing and Insurance Services (Michelle Silcox & Emily Roche)

ABA Therapy and Billing

4:10-5:00

Speaker (1.0 CE)

Donny Newsome, PhD, BCBA-D, LBA

'Mastery': Defined Functionally, Measured Behaviorally 

Day 2: Friday- September 8, 2017

8:00-8:15

Registration

8:30-10:00

Keynote Speaker (1.5 CE)

Mark L. Sundberg, Ph.D., BCBA-D

A Behavioral Analysis of DSM-5's "Failure of Normal Back-and-Forth Conversation"

10:00-10:20

Morning Break

10:20-11:10

Invited Speaker (1.0 Supervision CE)

Rob Holdsambeck, EdD, LCP, BCBA-D

Challenges of Supervision: Lazy Rats, Shopping Math, and the Internet 

11:10-12:00

Speaker (1.0 CE)

Kendra Newsome, PhD, BCBA-D, LBA

What Behavior Science Can Offer Early Education

12:00-1:00

1:00-1:50

Lunch buffet/Networking

Invited Speaker (1.0 Ethics CE)

Amanda N. Kelly, PhD, BCBA-D, LBA

Stop Sucking and Start Saving the World with Behavior Analysis: The Ethics of Sustainable Behavior Change

1:50-2:10

Afternoon Break

2:10-3:00

Panel Discussion (1.0 Ethics CE)

Ashley Hogan, MA, BCBA, LBA, Kelly Deacon, MS, BCBA, LBA, Nicole Skotz, MS, BCBA, LBA & Paula R. Ulloa, M.A., M.Ed. Panel Chair: Kristen Koba-Burdt, M.S., BCBA, LBA

Global Efforts to Disseminate ABA

3:00-4:30

Invited Speaker (1.5 CE)

Andy Bondy, PhD

What's the Emperor Wearing These Days? Communication, Apps and PECS