Membership

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.

Benefits of Full/Affiliate Membership

 

  • 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 LaBAA website

  • The option for Full and Affiliate Members to post employment opportunities on the LaBAA website

  • Professional, advocacy, and networking opportunities for all levels of membership

We are working on additional benefits which will include reduced rates for annual conference and opportunities to earn BACB CEUs. 

Benefits of Student Membership

  • Opportunities to network with other students and professionals in the field

  • Opportunities to assist with planning and hosting of annual LaBAA conference

  • Opportunities to serve on LaBAA committees 

Full Membership - $105  

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.

Affiliate Membership - $55

​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.

Student Membership - $20

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 direct questions about membership to behavioranalystla@gmail.com.

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