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About ABA Australia

Who We Are

The Association for Behaviour Analysis Australia was founded in 2012. ABA Australia is a professional organisation that looks to support the development and advancement of the field of behaviour analysis in Australia. ABA Australia is dedicated to promoting the theoretical, experimental, and applied analysis of behaviour across a broad range of applications within Australia. This is an association for people interested in behaviour analysis.


To promote the science and practical application of behaviour analysis within Australia and to serve as a platform for dissemination of current behaviour analytic research.

We Value

  • Representing Australia within the international behaviour analytic community
  • Empowering clinicians to use evidence-based practices
  • Improving public, government, and industry understanding of behaviour analysis and its importance to society
  • Increasing the knowledge and skills of professionals working in the field of behaviour analysis through courses, conferences, and workshops
  • Providing a forum for the interchange of ideas and knowledge among  people involved in the field of behaviour analysis
  • Encouraging basic and applied research into behaviour analysis that will advance the knowledge base within Australia
  • Promoting BACB certification across ABA practitioners

Acknowledgement of Country

ABA Australia acknowledges the Traditional Owners and Custodians of country throughout Australia and acknowledges their continuing connection to land, water, and culture. We pay our respects to the Elders, past, present, and emerging.


ABA Australia is an affiliate chapter of the following organisations:

Association for Behavior Analysis International

Affiliate chapter since 2016

As an affiliate chapter of ABAI, ABA Australia supports the statement on Restraint and Seclusion (2010)

Association for Professional Behavior Analyst 

Affiliate  since 2014



PO Box 61
Sandy Bay, TAS 7005

The Association for Behaviour Analysis Australia acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.

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