2017 NABA Conference: October 19th, 20th, 21st, & 22nd
Whitney Peak Hotel - Reno, Nevada

The countdown for the 2017 NABA Conference held in Reno, Nevada has begun! Be on the lookout for Early Bird Registration to secure your place at our event, and check back here for information on hotel pricing, dining information, and discounts as we approach the conference weekend.

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Thursday, October 19th, 2017
Jordan Bonow: Prevention and Management of Suicidal Behavior, An Introduction with Considerations from a Behavior Analytic Perspective (4 CEUs) 04:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Friday, October 20th, 2017
W. Larry Williams: Behavior Analysis and Ethics (3 CEUs) 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tyra Sellers: Recommendations for Effective Supervision Practices – Working to Avoid a Zombie-Supervisor Apocalypse (3 CEUs) 01:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Friday Night Social 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Saturday, October 21st, 2017
Jared Chase: Opening Remarks 08:20 AM - 08:30 AM
Frances McSweeney: Habituation to Reinforcers: Why You Should Care 08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
Leonard Green: Impulsivity, Impatience, and Risk Taking: How Many Impulsivities? A Discounting Perspective 09:45 AM - 10:45 AM
Sigrid Glenn: Concept of Metacontingency: What It Is, What It Is Not, and Who Needs It? 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Robert Koegel: Keystone areas for Autism Intervention: Pivotal Response Treatment (PRT) for Autism 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
George Sugai: MTSS, PBIS, School Climate, and ABA: Why, What, & How 02:45 PM - 03:45 PM
Poster Session 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Invited Speaker Dinner 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Sunday, October 22nd, 2017
NABA Board Business Meeting (with complimentary breakfast items) 08:20 AM - 09:20 AM
Jared Chase: Opening Remarks 09:20 AM - 09:30 AM
Jonathan Tarbox: Behavioral Flexibility Training: Bringing A Behavioral Analysis of Private Events into the Everyday Practice of Behavior Analysts 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Panel Discussion: What Does Behavior Analysis Look Like in Nevada? 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
Steve Hayes: Acceptance and Commitment Training is Part of Applied Behavior Analysis 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Student Lunch Meeting (with lunch provided) 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Joseph Dagen: The Intersection of Behavior Science and Major Accident Prevention 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Student Speaker: Carolyn Brayko: How Long is This Talk Again? Timing Research Matters 03:45 PM - 04:45 PM
Ashley Greenwald: Closing Remarks 04:45 PM - 05:00 PM
Speaker Lineup
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Sigrid Glenn

Regents Professor Emeritus, University of North Texas

"Concept of Metacontingency: What It Is, What It Is Not, and Who Needs It?"

Steven Hayes

Professor in Behavior Analysis, Department of Psychology, University of Nevada

"Acceptance and Commitment Training is Part of Applied Behavior Analysis"

Joseph Dagen

Coaching & Leadership Development at BP

"The Intersection of Behavior Science and Major Accident Prevention"

Leonard Green

Professor of Psychology, Economics at Washington University (St. Louis)

"Impulsivity, Impatience, and Risk Taking:
How Many Impulsivities? A Discounting Perspective"

Robert Koegel

Senior Researcher at Stanford University

"Keystone areas for Autism Intervention: Pivotal Response Treatment (PRT) for Autism"

Frances McSweeney

Regents Professor of Psychology, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs, Washington State University (WSU)

"Habituation to Reinforcers: Why You Should Care"

George Sugai

Professor, Carole J. Neag Endowed Chair, Neag School of Education, University of Connecticut

"MTSS, PBIS, School Climate, and ABA: Why, What, & How"

Jonathan Tarbox

Program Director at Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis program, University of Southern California

"Behavioral Flexibility Training: Bringing A Behavioral Analysis of Private Events into the Everyday Practice of Behavior Analysts"

Carolyn Brayko

Carolyn Brayko

"How Long is This Talk Again? Timing Research Matters"

Jordan Bonow

Health Behavior Coordinator, VA Sierra Nevada Health Care System

"Prevention and Management of Suicidal Behavior: An Introduction with Considerations from a Behavior Analytic Perspective (4 CEUs)"

Thursday October 19th • 4pm-8pm

W. Larry Williams

Professor of Psychology, Behavior Analysis, University of Nevada, Reno

"Precision Ethics: The Workshop"

Friday October 20th • 9am-12pm

Tyra Sellers

Assistant Professor, Department of Special Education and Rehabilitation, Utah State University

"Recommendations for Effective Supervision Practices –Working to Avoid a Zombie-Supervisor Apocalypse (3 CEUs)"

Friday October 20th • 1:30-4:30pm