Hawai'i Association for Behavior Analysis

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


HABA's 14th Annual Convention 

Schedule 
(11.0 CEs Available)

Day 1: Thursday- September 27, 2018

8:00-9:00

Registration

9:00-9:15

Welcome & Introductions

9:15-10:45

Keynote Speaker (1.5 CEs)

Caio Miguel, Ph.D., BCBA-D

Bi-Directional Naming and Problem Solving

10:45-11:00


Morning Break

11:00-11:55

Presidential Address (1.0 Supervision CE)

Kathleen Penland, M.Ed., BCBA, LBA

Shaping Supervision: Creating a Climate of Clinical Excellence

11:55-1:110

Lunch 

1:10-1:25

Update on the HABA - Cambridge Center Partnership

Rob Holdsambeck, EdD, LCP, BCBA-D

Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies

1:25-2:15

Invited Speaker (1.0 CE)

Tara A. Fahmie, Ph.D., BCBA-D

Recent Advancements in the Prevention of Severe Problem Behavior

2:15-3:10

Invited Speaker (1.0 CE)
Jason C. Vladescu, Ph.D., BCBA-D, NCSP, LBA
Teaching Safety Skills to Children

3:10-3:25 

Afternoon Break

3:25-4:20

Invited Speaker (1.0 Supervision CE)

Wendy Machalicek, Ph.D., BCBA-D

Improving Outcomes for Children with Autism: Telehealth Applications for Supervision and Coaching of Early Childhood Professionals

4:20-6:20

Social - Happy Hour 

All attendees are invited to stay


Day 2: Friday- September 28, 2018

8:00-8:15

Registration

8:15-8:30

Introductions & Housekeeping

8:30-10:00

Keynote Speaker (1.5 CE)

Patrick C. Friman, Ph.D., ABPP

Anxiety and the Autism Spectrum: The Psychological Equivalent of Fever

10:00-10:15

Morning Break

10:15-11:10

Selected Speakers (1.0 CE)

Melaura A.E. Tomaino, Ph.D., BCBA-D & Edward S. Miguel, EdD, BCBA

Utilizing an Organizational Behavior Management Framework to Enhance Staff Performance Evaluations in a Non-Public School for Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders

11:10-12:05

Invited Speaker (1.0 CE)

Dan Almeida, Ph.D., BCBA-D

Conditioning Ourselves as Reinforcers: How We Can Succeed in Public Schools

12:05-12:35

12:35-1:35

Awards Ceremony

Lunch

1:35-2:30

Invited Speaker (1.0 Ethics CE)

Daniel Unumb, Esq.

Improving Access to ABA Through Legal Advocacy

2:30-3:25

Invited Speaker (1.0 CE)

Christine Almeida, MsEd, EdS, BCBA

Effectively Running Social Groups and What to Do to Get Your Child Ready for a Group

3:25-3:45

Mahalo & Closing Remarks