Inside the BACB Podcast

In this episode of Inside the BACB, join Dr. Melissa Nosik and Director of Certificant Services Dr. Molli Luke as they introduce the new BCBA and BCaBA Handbooks and 2022 Eligibility Requirements. Listen now to learn about the makeup of these resources, the 2022 requirements changes, and more.

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As one of the oldest organizations in a young profession, the BACB and its functions are often misunderstood. To combat this disconnect, CEO Dr. Jim Carr and Deputy CEO Dr. Melissa Nosik explore the BACB’s history and break down these common misconceptions in this episode of Inside the BACB.

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In this episode of Inside the BACB, Director of Testing and Accreditation Kyle Jordan and Deputy CEO Dr. Melissa Nosik do more than debunk common myths and misconceptions surrounding BACB examination development. Tune in to find out who writes examination questions, how success is measured, why the BACB doesn’t provide raw scores to those who pass the examination, and much more.

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Examination Information Page
Pearson VUE’s website
Subject Matter Expert (SME) Information

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In this episode of Inside the BACB, CEO Jim Carr and Deputy CEO Melissa Nosik explore the BACB’s role in the profession of behavior analysis and discuss diversity policies, processes, programs, and other developments.

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Certification Program Requirements: Request for Change
COVID-19 updates page
Nondiscrimination Policy
Resources page
SME Application

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In this episode of Inside the BACB, join Dr. Tyra Sellers, Director of Ethics for the BACB, as she discusses when, why, and how to approach others about possible violations of the BACB's ethics standards

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Ethics Information
BACB Ethical Compliance Code

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In this episode of Inside the BACB, join Drs. Tyra Sellers, Sarah Lichtenberger, and Holly Seniuk for a glimpse into the BACB's Ethics Department, including its mission and structure, and available ethics resources.

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Ethics Information
BACB Ethical Compliance Code

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In this episode, Drs. Jim Carr and Melissa Nosik discuss BACB resources and guidance available to certificants in the face of the COVID–19 pandemic, and provide an update on important testing activities.
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COVID–19 Updates from the BACB
OnVUE Online Proctored Examinations

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In this episode, Lorri Unumb, CEO of the Council of Autism Service Providers (CASP), joins the BACB's Dr. Jim Carr for a discussion about the ASD Practice Guidelines.
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CASP Website
ASD Practice Guidelines
BACB Resources
Inside the BACB Blog

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In this episode of Inside the BACB, learn about the history and evolution of ethics standards at the BACB from Misty Bloom, the BACB's Director of Regulatory Affairs and Chief Legal Counsel, and key members of the Ethics Department.

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Ethics Information
BACB Ethical Compliance Code

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In this episode of Inside the BACB, Dr. Molli Luke and Kyle Jordan join Dr. Melissa Nosik to discuss the BACB's transition to continual testing for BCBA and BCaBA certification examinations, and the availability of immediate examination results.
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Examination Information
BCBA
BCaBA

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In this episode of Inside the BACB, Drs. Melissa Nosik and Molli Luke discuss the recent publication of the BACB's first RBT Handbook and answer frequently asked questions about the RBT certification.

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RBT Certification Page
RBT Handbook

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In this episode, Dr. Melissa Nosik hosts a discussion with Drs. Jim Carr and Neil Martin‚ and Board President Dr. Bridget Taylor‚ about the upcoming changes to the BACB’s international focus, which includes answers to frequently asked questions.

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Global Certification
About the BACB

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In this episode of Inside the BACB, Kyle Jordan, the BACB's Director of Testing and Accreditation, joins Deputy CEO Dr. Melissa Nosik to discuss the role of subject matter experts at the BACB, including who they are, how they're selected, and what they do.

Resources:
The BACB’s NCCA Accreditation
SME Application
BACB Examination Development and Content

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In the inaugural episode of "Inside the BACB," Drs. Jim Carr and Melissa Nosik provide a brief history of the BACB and its evolution in the face of the profession's dramatic growth over the last decade. They also preview what to expect in future episodes.

Resources:
BACB Data
BACB Employment Demand Report
BACB Newsletters
BACB Podcasts

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