Every year, the UW ABA program invites a scholar from another university or part of the country who we believe is doing exciting or thought provoking work in Applied Behavior Analysis to come visit our program.  The scholar meets with faculty, talks with students, and showcases his or her own scholarly work through a presentation to both students and BCBAs from the broader Puget Sound community. 

2017 Visiting Scholar

Matthew Brodhead Ph.D. BCBA-D

Matthew T. Brodhead is an assistant professor at Michigan State University and a Board Certified Behavior Analyst-Doctoral. His research examines behavioral determinants of response variability, choice, and independent social skills in children with autism. He also writes about conceptual issues relating to the ethical and professional behavior of practicing behavior analysts. He is on the editorial boards of The Analysis of Verbal Behavior, Behavior and Philosophy, the Review Journal of Autism andDevelopmental Disorders, and the Journal of Developmental and Physical Disabilities. Through workshops and consultation, he has established multiple school-based programs for children with autism, and he has provided training to teachers, related service providers, and behavior analysts both nationally and internationally.

Presentation: A Behavioral Systems Approach to Ethics Training and Supervision
April 8, 2017 9:30-12:30 pm
Foeges Auditorium, UW
Free.  BCBA CEUs available $40

Past Scholars

2016 - Sam Odom Ph.D. - UNC-Chapel Hill

2015- Kevin Ayers Ph.D. BCBA-D – University of Georgia


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