2019 MOABA Conference
Melissa R. Nosik, Ph.D., BCBA-D
About the Presenter
Melissa R. Nosik, PhD, BCBA-D is the Deputy CEO at the Behavior Analyst Certification Board. Dr. Nosik received her master’s degree from Florida Institute of Technology in 2004 under the mentorship of Dr. Jose Martinez-Diaz, her doctorate in 2013 from the University of Nevada, Reno under the mentorship of Dr. Larry Williams and completed a post-doctoral fellowship at the Behavior Analyst Certification Board under the mentorship of Dr. James E Carr. Her professional interests include credentialing, practitioner training, mentorship practices, and behavior-analytic applications in higher education. Dr. Nosik has 18 years of experience in practice and has trained behavior analysts both in the United States and internationally. Dr. Nosik has served as a board member for the Tennessee, Nevada, and Colorado Associations for Behavior Analysis.
Friday November 15, 2019
An Update on the Behavior Analyst Certification Board
Abstract: I will discuss recent developments at the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB). The most current data on the BACB’s certification programs will be provided: Board Certified Behavior Analyst, Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst, and Registered Behavior Technician. In addition, a number of recent and impending developments at the BACB will be described, including changes to standards, new initiatives, and various other upcoming developments at the BACB.
- Participants will be able to describe recent BACB data trends.
- Participants will be able to describe the BACB’s recent developments.
- Participants will be able to describe key facets of the BACB’s recent standards changes.