ABOUT THE BACB

The Behavior Analyst Certification Board®, Inc. (BACB®) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation established in 1998 to meet professional credentialing needs identified by behavior analysts, governments, and consumers of behavior analysis services. The BACB adheres to international standards for boards that grant professional credentials. The BACB’s certification procedures and content undergo regular psychometric review and validation pursuant to a job analysis survey of the profession and standards established by content experts in the discipline. The Behavior Analyst Certification Board's BCBA and BCaBA credentialing programs are accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies in Washington, DC. NCCA is the accreditation body...
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Recent Updates

Recent & Upcoming Changes| September 28, 2016

In an effort to assist certificants in remaining up-to-date with BACB standards, the table available here summarizes current and upcoming changes announced in past issues of the BACB Newsletter.

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Reminder: BCaBA Supervision Changes| September 26, 2016

This is to remind you of important upcoming changes to the supervision standards for Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analysts (BCaBAs). Effective January 1, 2017, all BCaBAs must meet increased supervision requirements including changes to: • supervisor responsibilities and qualifications • supervision amount and structure • group supervision • documentation of...

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