BEHAVIORAL SAFETY NOW CONFERENCE

Earn BACB® Type II CEUs at the Premier Conference on Behavior-Based Safety!

Behavioral Safety Now is proud to announce that it has obtained approval for continuing education credits for Board Certified Behavior Analysts for its 2019 conference. Interested behavior analysts can earn up to 14 BACB Type 2 CE credits from 22 approved sessions.

BACB® Type 2 CEUs: The Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies is an approved Type 2 CE Provider by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board® and is authorized to offer CE units for 22 workshops/presentations during this conference. (Continuing Education Provider No.:  OP-04-0058)


Pre-Conference Workshops

Earn up to eight BACB® CEs by attending two pre-conference workshops (four BACB® CEs each).

Using Behavioral Technology to Engage Employees and Create a World-Class Safety Culture
Angelica Grindle, Ph.D., Quality Saftey Edge
Tuesday • 8:00 a.m. - 12 noon

Benchmarking Best Practices in Behavioral Safety Programs: Verified Effective
Timothy Ludwig, Ph.D., Safety-Doc.com, Appalachian State University
Alan Cheung, Costain LTD, England
Tuesday • 8:00 a.m. - 12 noon

Got Data? Then Use It! Using your Observations to Assess, Sustain and Evolve your BBS Process
Chuck Pettinger, Ph.D. and Dan Preston, Predictive Solutions
Tuesday • 8:00 a.m. - 12 noon

People-Based Safety: The Human Dynamics of Achieving an Injury-Free Workplace
Steve Roberts, Ph.D., Safety Performance Solutions
Tuesday • 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Safety in Clinical Settings: Designing an Effective Monitoring System and Making Data-Based Decisions
Samantha L. Hardesty, M.A., BCBA, LBA (MD), Kennedy Kreiger Institute and John Hopkins University School of Medicine
Lynn G. Bowman, M.A., BCBA, LBA (MD), Kennedy Kreiger Institute and John Hopkins University School of Medicine
Tuesday • 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.


Breakout Sessions

Earn up to six BACB® CEs from the following sessions (one BACB® CE each).

The Critical Role of Front-line Supervisors in BBS and Safety Culture Change
Judy Agnew, Ph.D., Aubrey Daniels International
Wednesday • 1:30 - 2:20 p.m.

Implementing BBS in a Special Education School Setting for Students with Autism: Lessons Learned So Far
Mary Lang, Ph.D., RN, BCBA-D, Beacon Day School
Casandra Nguyen, BCBA, Beacon Day School
Ralph Mendoza, Beacon Day School
Wednesday • 1:30 - 2:20 p.m.

How a BBS Process Can Drift Off-Track Over Time and How to Reboot
Tom Werner, Quality Safety Edge
Angelica Grindle, Ph.D., Quality Safety Edge
Wednesday • 2:45 - 3:35 p.m.

Engagement & Safety: How important is the marriage really?
Richard Kazbour, Ph.D., BCBA-D, Harkera Consulting
Wednesday • 2:45 - 3:35 p.m.

Data-Informed Interventions for Reducing Staff Injuries at a Day and Residential School for Individuals with ASD
Allen Karsina, Ph.D., BCBA-D, New England Center for Children
Wednesday 2:45 - 3:35 p.m.

BBS Maintenance and Calibration: Tips for Long-Term Success
Bart Sevin, Ph.D., Aubrey Daniels International
Wednesday • 4:00 - 4:50 p.m.

Safety Analytics: The 4 Safety Truths from Your Observations
Chuck Pettinger, Ph.D., Predictive Solutions
Wednesday • 4:00 - 4:50 p.m.

Defying the Injury Odds: The E SAFE Solution System
Joshua Lipschultz, Ph.D., BCBA-D, May Institute
Wednesday • 4:00 - 4:50 p.m.

Improving Human Performance in Business Processes
Carl Binder, Ph.D., The Performance Thinking Network
Thursday • 1:30 - 2:20 p.m.

Why BBS Processes Fail: Keys to Creating & Sustaining Momentum
Chuck Pettinger, Ph.D., Predictive Solutions
Thursday • 1:30 - 2:20 p.m.

Injuries and Psychosocial Stress among Applied Behavior Analysis Workers
Anne Foreman, Marlin
Thursday • 1:30 - 2:20 p.m.

How to Help a BBS Steering Committee Own and Operate BBS Effectively
Tom Werner, Quality Safety Edge
Terry McSween, Quality Safety Edge
Thursday • 2:45 - 3:35 p.m.

A Systems Approach to Safety: Considering Behavior In Its Full Context
Bart Sevin, Ph.D., Aubrey Daniels International
Thursday • 2:45 - 3:35 p.m.

Best Practices of BBS: A 15-year Review
Matthew Laske, CCBS, Appalachian State University
Andressa Sleiman, CCBS, University of Florida
Nicholas Matey, CCBS, University of Florida
Thursday • 2:45 - 3:35 p.m.

The Most Critical Barriers to a Successful BBS Process and How to Overcome Them
Steve Roberts, Ph.D., Safety Performance Solutions
Thursday • 2:45 - 3:35 p.m.

Increasing Hand Washing Compliance in a Hospital Setting
Christopher Dillon, Kennedy Krieger Institute
Samantha L. Hardesty, M.A., BCBA, LBA (MD), Kennedy Krieger Institute & Johns Hopkins Univ. School of Medicine
Lynn G. Bowman, M.A., BCBA, LBA (MD), Kennedy Krieger Institute & Johns Hopkins Univ. School of Medicine
Thursday • 2:45 - 3:35 p.m.

Building Accountability for Safety Leadership
Terry McSween, Ph.D., Quality Safety Edge
Thursday • 4:00 - 4:50 p.m.