Please find a working schedule (minor changes anticipated). All events take place at the Oregon Institute of Technology campus (27500 SW Parkway Ave, Wilsonville, OR 97070) except for the Friday night social

Friday, October 19th

9:00-11:30       Parent panel and job/career event (Corrigan Luther, MS, BCBA and Dawn Bailey, PhD, BCBA-D)

12:00-1:00       Lunch for parents and career people

12:00-1:00       Registration desk open

12:00                Vendors open for conference attendees

1:30                  Welcome, Intro of conference theme and opening by Dr. Tyra Sellers

2:00-3:00       Invited speaker (Dr. Tyra Sellers, PhD, BCBA-D) 1 CEU

3:00-4:00       Kelly Riggs (Oregon-based attorneyy for labor/business practices)

4-4:15              break

4:15-5:30        Keynote Speaker presentation (Dr. Francesca degli Espinosa, PhD, BCBA-D) 1 CEU

6-10pm           Social incl. 2 drinks (beer and wine) on ORABA, heavy hors d’oeuvres (McMenamin’s Old Church – 30340 SW Boones Ferry Rd., Wilsonville, OR 97070)

Saturday, October 20th

9:00-9:30         Awards

9:30- 10:30      Improving Outcomes for Children with Autism: Telehealth Applications for Supervision and Coaching (Dr. Wendy Machalicek, PhD, BCBA-D) 1 CEU Supervision

10:30-10:45     Break, visit vendors/coffee

10:45-12:15     Paper presentations (two breakout sessions) 1.5 CEU

Symposium: Factors that Improve Treatment Outcomes (Chair: Karen Nohelty)

Papers: Improving Treatment Outcomes for Children with Autism (Chair: Sophie Millon)


10:45-12:15     Strategies for Addressing Supervisee Performance Issues (Dr. Tyler Sellers) 1.5 CEU Supervision

12:15-1:30       Lunch provided by ORABA and poster session (vendor visits)

1:30-3:00        Paper presentations (two breakout sessions) 1.5 CEU

3-3:15              Break, visit vendors

3:15-4:15         Cultural competence panel (Dr. Melissa Gard, PhD, BCBA-D and Dr. Kathleen Adams, PhD) 1 CEU Ethics

4:15-5:15         Brief Presidential address and business meeting 1 CEU