Articles Published in the Past Year

Ahearn, W.H. (2014). Licensing applied behavior analysts in Massachusetts. APBA Reporter, 47.

Carey, M.K., & Bourret, J.C. (2014). Effects of data sampling on graphical depictions of learning. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 47, 749-764.

DeLeon, I.G., Graff, R.B., Frank-Crawford, M.A., Rooker, G.W., & Bullock, C.E. (2014). Reinforcement arrangements for learners with Autism Spectrum Disorder. In J. Tarbox, D.R. Dixon, P. Sturmey, & J.L. Matson (Eds.), Handbook of Early Intervention for Autism Spectrum Disorders: Research, Policy, and Practice. New York: Springer.

Dickson, C.A., MacDonald, R.P.F., Mansfield, R., Guilhardi, P., Johnson, C., & Ahearn, W.H. (2014). Social validation of the New England Center for Children-Core Skills Assessment. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 44, 65-74.

Graff, R. B. (2014).  A Review of Radical Behaviorism for ABA Practitioners, by James M. Johnston.  Association of Professional Behavior Analysts Reporter, #50.

Johnson, C., Meleshkevitch, O., & Dube, W.V. (2014). Merging separately established stimulus classes with outcome-specific reinforcement. Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior, 101, 38-50.

Kelly, M.A., Roscoe, E.M., Hanley, G.P., & Schlichenmeyer, K. (2014). Evaluation of assessment methods for identifying social reinforcers. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 47, 113-135.

MacDonald, R., Parry-Cruwys, D., Dupere, S., & Ahearn, W. H. (2014).  Assessing progress and outcome of early intensive behavioral intervention for toddlers with autism.  Research in Developmental Disabilities, 35, 3632-3644.

McKay, J.A., Weiss, J.S., Dickson, C.A., & Ahearn, W.H. (2014). Comparison of prompting hierarchies in the acquisition of leisure and vocational skills. Behavior Analysis in Practice, 7, 91-102.

Sweeney, M.M., Moore, K., Shahan, T.A., Ahearn, W.H., Dube, W.V., & Nevin, J.A., (2014). Modeling the effects of sensory reinforcers on behavioral persistence with alternative reinforcement. Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior, 102, 252-266.

Seaver, J.L., & Bourret, J.C. (2014). An evaluation of response prompts for teaching behavior chains. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 47, 777-792.