Behavior Analysis

Division 25 of the American Psychological Association

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APA DIVISION 25 CONFERENCE

           

 

Friday, August 4TH

 

8:00am – 9:50am

AWARD CEREMONY: B.F. Skinner New Research Award; and Awards for Applied Behavior Research; Basic Behavior Research

John P. Forsyth (State University of New York at Albany) Behavior Analysis, “complex” human behavior

David P. Wacker (University of Iowa) Application of Behavior Analysis Methods to Outpatient and Home Settings

John M. Harrison (Boston University) Flight from Laboratory Two

 

10:00am – 11:50am

SYMPOSIUM: Assessment and Treatment of Severe Behavior Problems

Chair(s): Lynn G. Bowman (The Kennedy Krieger Institute)

Co-Chair(s): Louis P. Hagopian (The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine)

Participants: Sung Woo Kahng (The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine); Brian A. Iwata (The University of Florida); Adam Lewin (Kennedy Krieger Institute); Patricia F. Kurtz (The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine); John M. Huete (Kennedy Krieger Institute); Rachel S. F. Tarbox (Kennedy Krieger Institute); Theodosi Paclawskyj (Kennedy Krieger Institute); Michelle Chin (Kennedy Krieger Institute); Iser G. DeLeon (The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine); Wayne W. Fisher (Marcus Institute); Vanessa Rodriguez-Catter (Kennedy Krieger Institute); Kelly Herman (Kennedy Krieger Institute); Kristen A. Maglieri (Kennedy Krieger Institute); Louis P. Hagopian (The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine); Karena S. Rush (Kennedy Krieger Institute); David M. Richman (Kennedy Krieger Institute); Patricia F. Kurtz (The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine); Stephanie A. Contrucci (Kennedy Krieger Institute); Kimberly Crosland (Kennedy Krieger Institute); Brian A. Iwata (The University of Florida)

 

12:00pm – 12:50pm

AWARD CEREMONY: Dissertation Awards

Maria L. Zaccardi (University of Pisa) Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Associative and Non Associative Learning in the Leech Hirudo Medicinalis

Victoria Johnstone (University of Otago) Human Response Bias Performance: A Behavioral Approach

 

1:00pm – 1:50pm

INVITED ADDRESS

M. Renee Bradley (U.S. Office of Special Education Programs) Functional Behavioral Assessment: IDEA and Beyond.

 

3:00pm – 4:50pm

SYNPOSIUM: Studies in Behavioral Pediatrics: Exemplary Mergers Between Behavioral Science and Pediatric Practice

Chair: Patrick C. Friman (Father Flanagan’s Boys’ Home)

Participants: Lori J. Stark (Children’s Hospital Medical Center); Leslie Spieth (Children’s Hospital); Monica M. Mitchell (Children’s Hospital Medical Center); Masha Schiller (Bradley Hospital/Brown University); Lindsey Cohen (Washington State University); Lisa C. Opipari (University of Michigan Health System); Mary M. Mulvihill (San Diego State University); Melbourne F. Hovell (San Diego State University); Cathleen Piazza (Marcus Institute); Bart Sevin (Kennedy Krieger Institute); Charles Gulotta (Kennedy Krieger Institute); Kimberly Brown (Kennedy Krieger Institute); Christine Santana (Marcus Institute); William J. Warzak (University of Nebraska Medical Center); Patrick C. Friman (Father Flanagan’s Boys’ Home)

Discussant(s): Michael F. Cataldo (Johns Hopkins University)


 

Saturday, August 5TH

 

8:00am – 8:50am

PAPER SESSION: Repeated Acquisition of Performance on a Java Programmed Instruction Tutor

Henry H. Emurian (University of Maryland) Repeated Acquisition of Performance on a Java Programmed Instruction Tutor

Jingli Wang (University of Maryland) Repeated Acquisition of Performance on a Java Programmed Instruction Tutor

Ashley G. Durham (University of Maryland) Repeated Acquisition of Performance on a Java Programmed Tutor

 

PAPER SESSION:  Student Aptitude and Performance in a PSI Course

W. Scott Wood (Drake University) Student Aptitude and Performance in a PSI Course

Corrine Arneal (Drake University) Student Aptitude and Performance in a PSI Course

Adrienne L. McFarland (Drake University) Student Aptitude and Performance in a PSI Course

 

9:00am – 9:50am

INVITED ADDRESS: Some Questions Concerning Mental Accessibility, Reducibility and Analyzability

William R. Uttal (Arizona State University) Some Questions Concerning Mental Accessibility, Reducibility and Analyzability

 

11:00am – 11:50am

INVITED ADDRESS: Environmental Sources of  Vulnerability to Drug Abuse

Cora Lee Wetherington (National Institute on Drug Abuse) Environmental Sources of Vulnerability to Drug Abuse

John L. Falk (Rutgers University) Environmental Sources of Vulnerability to Drug Abuse

 

12:00pm – 12:50pm

AWARD CEREMONY: Don Hake Award and Fred S. Keller Award

Steven C. Hayes (University of Nevada) Taking The Next Step: Creating a Behavioral Psychology of Cognition

R. Douglas Greer (Columbia University) How to Save Our Children: Advanced and Comprehensive ABA Schools. 

 

2:00pm – 3:50pm

SYNPOSIUM: Recent Advances in Functional Analysis Research

Chair(s): Brian A. Iwata (The University of Florida)

Participants: Cathleen C. Piazza (Marcus Institute); Henry S. Roane (Marcus Institute); Wayne W. Fisher (Marcus Institute); John D. Adelinis (Marcus Institute); Gregory P. Hanley (University of Florida); Michael D. Delia (Kennedy Krieger Institute); Timothy R. Vollmer (University of Florida); Wayne W. Fisher (Marcus Institute); Brian A. Iwata (University of Florida); David P. Wacker (University of Iowa)

 

4:00pm – 4:50pm

DIVISION 25 BUSINESS MEETING

M. Jackson Marr (Georgia Institute of Technology)

 


 

 

Sunday, August 6TH

 

8:00am – 8:50am (Session #1073)

INVITED ADDRESS

Brian K. Martens (Syracuse Univesity) Correct Practice Makes Perfect: Educational Reform for the New Millenium

 

9:00pm – 9:50pm

INVITED ADDRESS: Behavior Analysis in the Space Age

Joseph V.  Brady (The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine) Behavior Analysis in the Space Age

 

10:00 am – 11:50am

Symposium: New Directions in Behavior Analysis: Functional Approaches to Language Categories

Chair: Carol Pilgrim (University of North Carolina at Wilmington)

Participants: Lanny Fields (Queens College & The Graduate School of CUNY); Mark Galizio (University of North Carolina at Wilmington); Katherine Stewart (University of North Carolina); Carol Pilgrim (University of North Carolina at Wilmington); Krista M. Wilkinson, (E. K. Shriver Center); Laura B. Becker (E. K. Shriver Center); William J. McIlvane (E.K. Shriver Center for Mental Retardation); Thomas S. Critchfield (Illinois State University); Julie K. Clow (Illinois State University); Roger K. Blashfield (Auburn University) Richard W. Serna (E.K. Shriver Center)

 

1:00pm – 1:50pm

INVITED ADDRESS

Martha Pelaez (Florida International University) Early Behavior-Analytic Interventions With Infants At Risk of Language Disorders

 

2:00pm – 2:50pm

INVITED ADDRESS

Charles R. Schuster (Wayne State University) A Moderates Position on Drug Policy

 

4:00pm – 4:50pm

DIVISION 25 PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS

M. Jackson Marr (Georgia Institute of Technology)

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