The Association for
Maine Behavior Analysis
will hold its 7th annual conference virtually on
April 30, 2021
Derek D. Reed, Ph.D., BCBA-D will speak on:
- Behavioral Economics: A Primer for Practitioners
- Applying Behavioral Economics to Public Health Crises: Historical Precedence and Translational Promise
Nicole Gravina, Ph.D. will speak on:
- Supervisor Conversations: A Vehicle for Performance Management Interventions
- Applying Organizational Behavior Management Strategies to Improve Healthcare Delivery
Dr. Reed is a Scientist in the Cofrin Logan Center for Addiction Research and Treatment and a Professor at the University of Kansas where he directs the Applied Behavioral Economics Laboratory. He received his Master’s and PhD in School Psychology from Syracuse University. He has served as Associate Editor for the Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior, Behavior Analysis in Practice, and The Psychological Record. Derek has over 150 publications and has won awards for his scholarship including the American Psychological Association Division 25 B. F. Skinner Foundation New Applied Researcher Award and the Federation of Associations in Behavioral and Brain Sciences Early Career Award. He served as Coordinator of the ABAI Science Board and is on the Board of Directors for the Society for the Quantitative Analyses of Behavior, of which he was previously Executive Director. Derek’s research investigates the role of reinforcement pathologies of health and addictive behaviors. Toward this end, he specializes in the development of behavioral economic measures of substances of abuse and risky health decisions, with the aim of using these concepts and measures to inform treatment and public policy.
Dr. Gravina is an Assistant Professor of Behavior Analysis in the Department of Psychology at the University of Florida. Nicole earned her Master’s in Industrial-Organizational Psychology and her Ph.D. in Behavior Analysis from Western Michigan University. She serves on the editorial boards of Behavior Analysis in Practice and Occupational Health Science, as an Associate Editor for the Journal of Organizational Behavior Management, and as a Trustee for the Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies. In 2019, she was honored with the APA Early Career Impact Award in Consulting Psychology. Nicole specializes in designing workplace interventions that improve employee safety, healthcare delivery, and leadership and consulting skills. Nicole has consulted in a variety of industries, including healthcare, human services, manufacturing, public utilities, insurance, and construction.
Up to 6 BACB Learning: ACE Event (formerly Type 2) CEUs Offered (1.5 for supervision)
Cancellation policy: On or before 4/23/21, participants requesting a cancellation will be given the option for a full refund OR a voucher for the 2022 conference, minus a $50 cancellation fee. After 4/23/21, no refunds will be provided; however, participants will be given a voucher for the 2022 conference, minus a $50 cancellation fee.
|General Registration||$ 90.00|
|Student Registration||$ 40.00|