Benefits of Full and Affiliate LaBAA membership include:
•Professional representation: LaBAA is committed to protecting the interests of LaBAA BCBAs in the
Louisiana state legislature
•Consumer/Affiliate representation- LaBAA is committed to protecting the interests of consumers of ABA
• The right of Full Members to vote in all matters brought before LaBAA
•The option for Full Members to be listed as a service provider on the web site
•The option for Full and Affiliate members to post employment opportunities on the web site Professional,
advocacy and networking for all levels of membership
•We are working toward additional member benefits which will include reduced rates to an annual conference
and opportunities to earn BACB CEUs.
Benefits of Student membership include:
Opportunities to network with other students and practitioners in the field
Opportunities to plan and host annual LaBAA conference
Opportunities to serve on LaBAA committees
LaBAA is a non-profit professional organization whose mission includes "contributing to the well-being of society by developing, enhancing, and supporting the growth and vitality of the science of behavior analysis through research, education and practice..."
LaBAA has three membership categories
Full members must be board certified in behavior analysis by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB®) as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA®) and/or licensed as a behavior analyst and/or a Full voting member of ABAI and/or meet one of ABAI's criteria for Full voting status. Full members in good standing shall be entitled to one vote on all matters brought before LaBAA as governed by the Bylaws.
Individuals demonstrating interest in the discipline of behavior analysis but lacking formal training in
behavior analysis may apply for affiliate membership. Affiliate members will have such privileges as granted by a majority of voting members of the LaBAA Board of Directors (Board), subject to approval by a majority of voting members, but excluding the right to vote. Any affiliate member appointed to the LaBAA Board of Directors to represent the parents of persons receiving behavior analytic services by or in collaboration with LaBAA full members has voting privileges.
Students displaying an interest in behavior analysis may apply for student membership. Student membership shall exclude voting privileges, with the exception of any student member appointed to the Board to represent the student membership as a whole. Such appointments and accompanying privileges , including voting privileges, will be granted at the discretion of and through a majority of voting members of the Board, subject to approval by a majority of voting members.
Please feel free to contact Janice Huber at if you have any questions.
Please note there is a 5.00 fee for online payments. To pay online, click the "Buy Now" button.
Full Members enter: 105.00
Affiliate Members enter 55.00
Students/Line Technicians 20.00.
1. Please complete the membership application and email to Or you may mail in your application and payment to LaBAA
4215 Beau Chene
Lake Charles, LA 70605
2. Click the "Buy Now" button to pay your membership fee - please note - you will manually enter in your fee amount, See fee schedule above.