About ABA Australia

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.

The board of directors manages the business affairs of the association and ensures that the mission and objectives are carried out.



Alayna Haberlin



Tessa Taylor

President Elect


Karen Wong

Past President

BSc PGDip Psych (Child and Adolescent), Psychologist

Michelle Furminger



Alex Brown


B Psych Assoc MAPS, BCBA

Past Board Members
Karen Lyth, Treasurer 2014 -2017
Max Jones, Head of Committees 2017-2018

The purpose of this newsletter is to inform our members of current events and issues that affect behaviour analysts regionally and nationally. We also provide our members with articles of interest for practising behaviour analysts, and updates on events, and more.

ABAA Newsletter 2.1 April2018

The Board of Directors of the ABA Australia has adopted the Behavior Analyst Certification Board Guidelines for Professional and Ethical Compliance Code as our Code of Ethics.



ABA Australia embraces the diversity of the professions within its membership; thus, each ABA Australia member should adhere to the ethical standards that have been defined for his or her profession.