Behavioral Science and Art: A Manifesto

Angela Cathey, M.A. & Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D Ignite STEAM Labs The union of art and behavior analysis helps achieve the following: Expands the scope, complexity, and marketability of behavior analysis. Expands solutions for the world. Provides analytics to…


Climate Change Skeptics More Environmentaly Friendly

Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D bSci21Media, LLC New research from the Journal of Environmental Psychology suggests that climate change skeptics are more likely to engage in individual-level, pro-environmental, behavior than are climate change supporters.  By contrast, the latter are more likely…


Challenging Dick Malott’s Jewish Mother

Scott Herbst, Ph.D. & Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D bSci21Media, LLC Brett DiNovi Brett DiNovi & Associates Everywhere I go, people are always like, “Man, what controversy is Brett DiNovi stirring up today?” In this week’s controversy, Brett takes on…


Supporting children with autism to be their best selves.

Amber Tanski DrOmnibus Every child deserves the support he needs to thrive. Providing that support takes patience, strategy, and even a little creativity. Just like anyone else, children with autism need help to grow up to reach their full potential….


5 Questions Every Mentor Should Ask

Zachary H. Morford, PhD, BCBA-D & Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D bSci21 Media, LLC Brett DiNovi, M.A., BCBA Brett DiNovi & Associates Whether in graduate school or in a company, almost every behavior analyst will develop their professional skills in…


Ways You Can Spread Autism Awareness Beyond the Month of April

Zachary H. Morford, PhD, BCBA-D Lucero Neri-Hernandez, MS, BCBA Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D bSci21 Media, LLC April is autism awareness month. Launched over two decades ago by the Autism Society, the whole month is designed to bring awareness of…


Whose Responsibility is Culture Anyway?

  Jess Graham, M.S. bSci21 Contributing Writer Upon reviewing an organizational strategy from an HR client recently, I came across an interesting finding. All of the executives had targets around profit, cost, and quality, but the HR executive had a…


Helping all parents harness the power of positive reinforcement

New ABA training website for all parents! Behavior analysts change the world through the science of behavior. Parenting with ABA specifically saves parents’ sanity through the use of evidence-based positive behavior supports.  All parents can learn to teach and reinforce…


Free Workshop: Positive Behavior Supports & Parenting

Leanne Page, BCBA, Parenting with ABA The science of behavior (aka behavior analysis) can help any and all parents save a little sanity every single day. Too often parents turn to punishment and consequences that negatively impact relationships. Behavior analysis…


4 Simple Steps to Supercharge Instruction with Behavioral Fluency

4 simple ways behavioral fluency from Chartlytics. It’s oh-so-easy for students to immediately forget what they worked so hard to learn. Students practice, but as football coach Vince Lombardi once said, “Practice does not make perfect. Only perfect practice makes…