Title: ETHICS IN BEHAVIOR ANALYSIS:RBT UPDATES AND CULTURAL AWARENESS

  • Start Date: Tuesday, January 29, 2019
  • Workshop Time: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Presenters:
    Ms. Sharifa Yateem, BCBA
    Behavioral & Inclusion Consultant
    Dr. Michelle Kelly, PhD,BCBA-D
    Assistant Professor, Counseling, Early Childhood and Special Education Division, Emirates College for Advanced Education
  • Venue: Room G05 - Emirates College for Advanced Education, Abu Dhabi
Description:

This ethics CE workshop will overview and encourage discussion about the recent changes regarding the RBT, with a focus on the new RBT Ethics Code.Topics related to cultural awareness will also be covered including the following:

Ms. Sharifa Yateem, BCBA

  • The culture of nannies
  • The notion of Haram
  • The secrecy of child’s diagnosis

Dr. Michelle Kelly, PhD, BCBA-D

  • Multiculturalism and diversity issues related to practicing ABA in the Middle East
  • Potential challenges faced by behavior analysts working with Middle Eastern populations
  • Practical guidelines for ABA professionals working with Middle Eastern populations
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