Purpose & Mission
MABA is a non-profit organization founded in September of 2005 and officially approved for Affiliate status from the larger Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABAI) in May of 2006. MABA became an Affiliate of the Association of Professional Behavior Analysts (APBA) in August of 2015. MABA is composed of a large body of committed members; and the organization's direction and goals are determined by an elected executive committee and a number of other internal committees. MABA membership is entirely voluntary.
Our mission is to develop and disseminate knowledge about behaviour analysis as a science. MABA's interests lie in basic science focusing on principles governing human and nonhuman behaviour (i.e., the experimental analysis of behavior) as well as applied science focusing on application of those principles for improvement of socially important problems (i.e., applied behaviour analysis), and disseminating this information to stimulate interest in and correct misunderstandings of behaviour analysis.
President News & Updates
February 20, 2017
MABA Paint Night Fundraiser
Proceeds go towards funding a MABA Student Member to present their research at a conference!
When: February 21, 2017; 7:00 pm
Where: Pony Corral Downtown (444 St. Mary Avenue)
February 20, 2017
"Turn No Way Into Okay: Getting Your Kids to Listen and Follow Instructions"
Free talk by Dr. Kirsten Wirth, C. Psych., BCBA-D
When: February 21st, 2017, 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Where: New Directions, 5th Floor (500-717 Portage Avenue; Winnipeg, MB)
November 2, 2016
Workshop and Journal Seminar
See our events page for details on our upcoming events, including a workshop with Dr. Caio Miguel in November, and a journal seminar in December!
October 3, 2016
Click here to see the 2016 MABA Conference Program