The History of Applied Behavior Analysis

Our field is rich in stories, data, and relics of the past. This 12 CEU online asynchronous course takes you to Lawrence, Kansas, through storytelling and high-resolution visuals of those who experienced and continue to expand the historical roots of Applied Behavior Analysis.

Access includes:

35+ self-paced video lessons by experts in Behavior Analysis, including:

  • An overview of important historical developments in Applied Behavior Analysis (~4 hours)
  • An overview of community-based behavior analysis and technologies outside of Autism treatment  (~3 hours)
  • A brief overview of the importance of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior (EAB) and how that experience transforms behavior analysts (48 minutes)
  • An overview of Precision Teaching and its accomplishments (~1.5 hours)
  • A brief overview of the current applications of behavior analysis occurring in Lawrence, Kansas (~38 minutes)
  • Tours of a few select offices, including Don Baer's office. (~34 minutes)

A total of twelve (12) BACB® Learning CEUs Available

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Featuring, in no particular order: Patrick C. Friman, Ph.D., ABPP, Trina D. Spencer, PhD, BCBA-D, Stephen B. Fawcett, Ph.D., Deborah Altus, PhD, LCAC, Derek D. Reed, Ph.D., BCBA-D, Johnathan Pinkston, Ph.D., Edward K. Morris, Ph.D., Thomas Zane, Ph.D., BCBA-D, Richard Yi, Ph.D., Vincent T Francisco, PhD, Nancy Hughes, PhD, Pamela L. Neidert, PhD, BCBA, LBA-KS, Judith J. Carta, Ph.D., Charles R. Greenwood, Ph.D., Barbara Terry-Campbell, Ph.D., Sandra Ruby, Ph.D., Katrina Ostmeyer, PhD, BCBA, Robert Lecomte, Ph.D., Carl Binder, Ph.D. More are scheduled for interviews in the future as well.


This is a lifetime access purchase, meaning it will never expire once you have purchased the course.

RYANO, LLC is an Approved Continuing Education (ACE) (# OP-19-3037) provider and The Behavior Analyst Certification Board (“BACB”) does not sponsor, approve or endorse RYANO, LLC, the materials, information or sessions identified herein.

$299.99 USD