2015 Regional Conference on Behavior Analysis

February 26 - March 1, 2015

Westin Galleria
5060 W Alabama St
Houston, TX 77056 (map)

(713) 960-8100

Room rate is $149 per night for rooms reserved before Feb. 5th at 5pm

The conference hotel sells out quickly. Make your reservations today!

2014 Continuing Education Credits

Look for an email by March 9th that provides payment information. You will log in to your account on the TxABA Web site to pay for your CEs at that time. Your certificate will be emailed to you within 24-48 hours of payment.

2014 Conference Slides
Conference Program Archive
2015 Conference Registration

Check back soon for more information on registration.

2015 Schedule Overview

Thursday, February 26

Welcome Reception

6 to 9pm

Pre-registered attendees may pick up their badges, enjoy hors d' oeuvres and a cash bar, and socialize with presenters and other TxABA members.

Friday, February 27

Autism Track

  • SungWoo Kahng: Topic - Functional Analysis

General Track

Half Day Workshops

  • Darlene Crone-Todd: A behavior analysis of higher-order thinking
  • Christie Alligood: Topic - TBA

Research Track

  • Claudia Dozier: On the concept of attention as a reinforcer
  • Leonard Green: Impulsivity and self-control
  • Timothy Hackenberg: Social behavior in animals
  • Sarah Lechago: Promoting generalization and emergence in verbal behavior
  • Drake Morgan: Behavioral pharmacology

Saturday, February 28

Autism Track

  • Bridget Taylor: Observational Learning
  • Tina Sidener: Establishing natural reinforcer control and conditioned reinforcers with children with autism
  • Ruth Anne Rehfeldt: Toward a Synthesis of Skinner's (1957) Analysis of Verbal Behavior with the Derived Stimulus Relations Research Program
  • Karen Toussaint: The predictive validity of item and task preference assessments for skill acquisition
  • SungWoo Kahng: Topic - TBA

General Track

  • Darlene Crone-Todd: Behavior Analysis Through Science Fiction
  • Ed Morris: Topic - TBA
  • Sigrid Glenn: Topic - TBA
  • Christie Alligood: Topic - TBA
  • Scott Gaynor: Topic - Behavior-based approaches to treat youth depression

Professional Track

  • James Carr: Topic - Registered Behavioral Technician
  • Deborah Grossett & Shawn Fleck: Panel on DSM V (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th ed.)
  • Lorri Unumb: Affordable Care Act & Insurance
  • Jessica Thomason-Sassi: Functional Analysis Modifications
  • Joanne Gerenser: Speech and Applied Behavior Analysis