POPARD Conference 2017

Shakin’ it Up! Behavior Analysis – Outside the Box
Merrill Winston, Ph.D., BCBA-D
May 1 & 2, 2017 | Richmond, BC

   12 CEUs available for purchase through BC–ABA

POPARD is delighted to present two days of advanced training by renowned Behavior Analyst, Dr. Merrill Winston. Dr. Winston’s straightforward presentation style includes in-depth analysis and real life examples that will have you taking a hard look at your own practice. These two days of training will be relevant to teachers, clinicians, psychologists, behavior analysts, direct care staff and administrators working in school, clinical, family and community settings. Dr. Winston will present on six topics with broad application and relevance to those supporting individuals with ASD and other individuals with special needs.

  Location: Westin Wall Centre – Vancouver Airport
  in Richmond, BC
  Regular Rate: $395
  Daily buffet lunch & refreshments included.


    Day 1 and Day 2 Sessions

May 1: Please click on the links for session details.
Morning Sessions:
1. Antecedent Manipulations: The Behavior Analyst’s Crack Cocaine!
2. Punishment is NOT a Negative Procedure!
Afternoon Session:
3. As Sure as the Sun Rises or Once in a Blue Moon: Chronic vs
Intermittent Behavior Problems

May 2:
Morning Sessions:
1. Breakin’ The Law! Ways to Increase Compliance with Rules and

2. Whaddya Lookin’ At? Confrontation Seeking
Afternoon Session:
3. Ethics in Crisis Management


The Westin Wall Centre – Vancouver Airport is in Richmond, BC. To receive the special conference room rate from $159 per night, please mention POPARD when making your reservation. This rate will be honoured until March 30, 2017. For reservations, call 604–303–6565.

  • Free shuttle to/from YVR
  • Parking discount with code "POPARD"
  • Short walk to Canada Line, Aberdeen Station
  •     Continuing Education Credits

    Continuing Education Credits are available to BCBAs and BCaBAs in good standing.
    1. Please note: CEUs will not be available for purchases on the day of the conference. CEUs must be purchased through the BC-ABA website by April 28, 2017. Please click here to reach the BC-ABA Website.
    2. All CEU registrants must sign in and out each day they attend. A volunteer will sign registrants in and out and will collect the sign-in sheets and evaluations at the end of the day. Certificates will be emailed to registrants. Registrants who do not arrive within 5 minutes of the start of the event and who do not return their forms will not receive their certificate.
    3. Participants receiving CEUs must attend both days from start to finish to receive CEUs. Partial credits will not be offered.
    4. There will be no CEU refunds.

        Registration and Refund Policy

    To register, please click on the Conference Registration button below.

    POPARD District Partner and Key Contact special rate and registration, click here.
    Refunds for registrations, less a $25 handling charge and the 2.9% retained by PayPal, are available if POPARD is informed in writing by March 31, 2017. No refunds will be offered after that date.

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