Behavior Analyst Leadership Council - Upcoming Events Listing

Details of Upcoming Events

Event Name Date/Time Location Registration Summary Presenter(s)
Providing Compassionate Care and Building Therapeutic Relationships

Dec 6, 2019

9:00am – 12:00pm Pacific Standard Time
Webinar Registration Fee: $25.00

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Dr. Linda LeBlanc, PhD, BCBA-D
Dr. Bridget Talyor, PsyD, BACB-D

4th Annual Workshops & Conference

April 23, 24, & 25, 2020

Friday Conference Day: 8:45 – 5:05

Thursday & Saturday Workshop Days:
AM workshops: 9-12

PM workshops: 12 -4

Full Day workshops 9 - 4

Westin Copley Place, Boston, MA
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Keynote Speakers:
• Patrick Friman
• Emily Callahan

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*Note: All times are listed in the timezone in which the event is being held. Webinars are listed in Eastern Standard Time.

Details of Past Events

Event Name Date/Time Location Registration Costs Summary Presenter(s)
Providing a Safe Work Environment for Employees

Co-Hosted by


Wednesday, November 13, 2019

3 p.m. Eastern Time
Registration Fee: $0.00 (event is free; registration required to access webinar)

This will be discussion around the intake process, assigning employees to clients, training and re-training staff, incident reporting, and creating a healthy workplace. Real world explanation of what can be done to protect your staff and common pitfalls we see that create a risk for injury. Sarah Trautman

Daniel Law
2019 ABA Business Bootcamp

Co-Hosted by


Friday, October 11, 2019

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Royal Sonesta Houston 2222 West Loop
South Houston, TX

Registration Closed
Join TxABA and the BALC for a dynamic workshop aimed at providing ABA business owners with tools to elevate their skills in the areas of operational expertise, financial management, HIPAA compliance, staff recruitment and retention, and more! Sarah Trautman

Suzanne Letso
Behavior Analytic Approach to Conflict Management & Innovative Practices in HR

Sponsored by

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Friday, September 13, 2019

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Scinto Auditorium Shelton, CT
Registration Closed
Dr. Ellie Kazemi, a renowned behavior analyst from California State University, Northridge and HR specialists, Frank Levesque and Amy Allen from Blum Sharpiro will provide dynamic examples and information enabling you to create a more engaging and productive culture for your staff. They will focus on using best practices in HR and how to apply a behavior analytic model to managing conflict. Dr. Ellie Kazemi Amy Allen

Frank Levesque

Sarah Trautman
How licensure of Behavior Analysts impacts provision of ABA services in CT

Open to Professionals & Parents/Caregivers

September 26th 9:00 – 10:15 am

September 26th 6:00 – 7:15 pm

October 9th 9:00 – 10:15

October 9th 6:00 – 7:15 pm

Milestones Behavioral Services Orange Campus 339 Boston Post Orange, CT 06477
This presentation is provided at no charge and will offer 1.5 CE’s for Board Certified Behavior Analysts for a fee of $10.00. Consumers of ABA services, Behavior Analysts, others who provide services to people with disabilities, and those working for public schools or other agencies who fund ABA services are invited to attend and bring your questions. Seating is limited and offered on a first come, first served basis. Early registration is recommended.

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Suzanne Letso, M.A., BCBA, Licensed Behavior Analyst in CT, NY & MA and Lisa Gregory, M.S.

BCBAs as Mandated Reporters in Connecticut

Tuesday, June 12th:
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

339 Boston Post Road, Orange, CT 06477
Attendees will earn 1 Ethics CEU

pdfLisa Gregory, M.S.

pdfKristine Marino-Hartmann, M.S., BCBA, LBA

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Supercharge Your ABA Program with the Power of Precision Teaching

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April 19th:
9:00am – 4:30pm &
April 20th:
9:00am – 4:30pm

95 Wolf Harbor Rd. Milford, CT 06460
2-day workshop. Learn how to supercharge your ABA program with the power of Precision Teaching.

This proven method accelerates the learning process and helps learners break through academic and behavioral barriers.

You’ll walk away with the skills to pinpoint individual targets, produce intensive, precise quantitative data, and then assess and evaluate visual evidence. Examples and activities come from sources such as IEPs, behavior change programs, SLP and OT examples, and parent selected behaviors.

12 BACB Type 2 CEUs are available. Continuing education for teachers is also available. (A professional ticket is required to receive credit hours.)

Dr. Rick Kubina, BCBA-D
Professor of Special Education at Penn State University

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Mix and Mingle
Networking Event

Sponsored by

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Thursday, January 31, 2018
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Greenwich Country Day School 401 Old Church Road Greenwich, CT 06830

In the PAC Lobby
Free Admission. Reservations Required.

Solandy Forte
This is a social event designed to enable you to network with other behavior analysts and learn more about The Behavior Analyst Leadership Council (BALC)
Promoting Successful Business Practices in Behavioral Consulting January 11, 2018
6:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m.
339 Boston Post Road, Orange, CT 06477 BALC Members: Free / Non-Members: $20.00

Solandy Forte
Solandy Forte
Solandy Forte, Ph.D., LCSW, BCBA-D
An Evening with Bridget Taylor: Teaching Children with ASD in Groups 6 PM on April 6, 2017 At CCCD’s new campus: 339 Boston Post Road, Orange, CT This event is free to all registrants for the First Annual Behavior Analyst Leadership Council Conference on March 9, 2017. Non-conference participant fee is $25.00 for non-members and $10.00 for BALC members (earn 1 Type 2 CE). Space is limited & early registration recommended.

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Bridget Taylor, Psy.D., BCBA-D

Behavior Analyst Leadership Council - Vision Statement

Behavior analysis is valued as an integral ingredient to enhance human performance and applicable to mainstream problems.

Behavior Analyst Leadership Council - Mission Statement

Advancing the business interests of Behavior Analysts and providing opportunities for professional development and capacity building.

Behavior Analyst Leadership Council - Core Values

1. Consumer-oriented
2. Collaborative
3. Effective and timely advocacy
4. Fiscally responsive