Positive Strategies: Considering Brain and Behavior Creating Learning & Treatment | Webinar
Wed, Mar 13 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sponsor: Autism Research Institute
Presenters: Robyn Catagnus, Ph.D. and Bobbie Gallagher, M.A.
Robyn Catagnus, Ph.D. is Associate Professor and Chair of the Online campus of the Applied Behavior Analysis Department at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. She is a member of the Trustee of the Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies, a reviewer for the APA journal Behavior Analysis: Research and Practice, Diversity in Behavior Analysis section, and a member of the editorial Board for The Behavior Analyst, the flagship journal of ABAI. She is also the Former Founding President Multicultural Alliance of Behavior Analysts, a special interest group of the Association of Behavior Analysis. Her research interests include remote clinical supervision, class-wide interventions, cultural competency in behavior analysis, online teaching and professional development, mindfulness for educators, and the intersection of positive psychology and behavior analysis.
Bobbie Gallagher, M.A., has worked in the field of autism since 1997, shortly after the two youngest of her three children were diagnosed with autism. Bobbie started out in the role of an advocate helping parents to attain services through the IEP process, and later began to work directly with families and children providing 1 to 1 ABA therapy in both home and clinic settings, while also getting her Master’s degree in Special Education.