The Behavioral Observations Podcast with Matt Cicoria is an interview-based show that features conversations with innovative scientists and practitioners in the field of Behavior Analysis. The podcast covers topics such as Autism, Functional Behavioral Assessment, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Functional Communication Training, Verbal Behavior, and more!
Looking Back on the Beginning: Session 1 Five Years Later
This is a re-broadcast of Session 1, my first interview with Dr. Greg Hanley. If you haven't heard it yet, I hope you check it out. If you caught it when it was originally published, I hope you take a moment to give it another listen. Prior to the interview, I share my thoughts on the BOP turning 5.
How to Support New BCBAs with Shira and Shayna from HowToABA.com
In Session 148, Shira Karpel and Shayna Gaunt, founders of HowToABA.com, join me to talk about one of my favorite topics: supporting the newly-minted BCBA. As it turns out, the advice that Shira and Shayna provided - on topics ranging from obtaining mentorship to setting professional boundaries - is helpful for BCBA's of all experience levels. Extensive shownotes at behavioralobservations.com
How To Teach Behavior Analysis: with DiGennaro-Reed, Reed, and Madden
In Session 147 I'm joined by Drs. Florence DiGennaro-Reed, Derek Reed, and Gregory Madden. While we talked a bit about their new book, An Introduction to Behavior Analysis, we framed the discussion around the process of teaching itself, textbook notwithstanding. Many great take-aways in this episode, regardless of whether you're in the business of teaching Behavior Analysis. Extensive shownotes over at behavioralobservations.com.
Inside JABA Series #6: How to Stop Smoking Using Behavior Analysis
As part of JABA's ongoing series on Public Health, Dr. Jesse Dallery joins Drs. LeBlanc, St. Peter, and me to talk about Contingency Management approaches to smoking cessation, including research he's published in the latest issue of JABA. Extensive shownotes over at behavioralobservations.com!
Lessons from Implementing the PFA Process with The Consultants for Children
Deidre Strum and Anne Denning from The Consultants for Children, an agency that supports individuals with ASD based out of Colorado, join me in Session 145 to talk about how they rolled out the IISCA/PFA/SBT process across their agency... during a pandemic. Please check out this amazing story!
Drug Use for Grown Ups with Carl Hart
Dr. Carl Hart joins me to discuss his latest book, Drug Use for Grown Ups: Chasing Liberty in the Land of Fear. He shared great insight into our country's drug problems, what we can do about it, and how to discuss drug taking with our children. Shownotes at behavioralobservations.com
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Review of The Behavioral Observations Podcast/Listener from Norway!
This is a great and informative way of getting even more behavior analysis into your day. All episodes are super informative, relevant, and engaging. The content is valuable for those working in the applied settings everyday or for those who are students and want to learn more or keep up with their applied skills while back in the academic setting!