Schedule Reinforcement Better: Using Behavior Economics and Matching Law to Improve Client Outcomes – Group
Schedules of reinforcement are integral part of the work behavior analysis do on a day-to-day basis. This webinar provides a basic overview of behavioral economics and matching law to help attendees learn how to extend their knowledge of reinforcement in order to improve client outcomes. Dr. Miller explores a few case examples of how knowledge of breaking points, choice research, and matching law enhanced outcomes for her clients. Participants also receive access to recommended resources and research to improve application of the content after viewing the webinar.
Participants will be able to:
- Define behavioral economics
- Define matching law
- Provide at least 1 example of how to use the research on breaking points to improve behavior analytic programming
- Provide at least 1 example of how to apply matching law to improve behavior analytic programming
Megan Miller, Ph.D., BCBA-D, LBA (pronouns she/her/hers) is Chief Clinical Officer of DoBetter Collective. Megan earned her Ph.D. in Special Education and Behavior Analysis at The Ohio State University in 2015. Dr. Miller’s early training in behavior analysis occurred at the Cleveland Clinic Center for Autism as a volunteer/intern in 2003. Since that time, she has provided services to over 100 children diagnosed with autism and other disabilities. Dr. Miller has taught courses in behavior analysis and special education as an adjunct professor for several universities. She has co-authored journal articles published in the Journal of Developmental Physical Disability, Behavior Analysis in Practice, and Teaching Exceptional Children. She also co-authored “The 7 Steps to Earning Instructional Control” with Robert Schramm, BCBA. Megan has provided over 40 presentations to numerous professional organizations around the globe. In 2018, Dr. Miller started the #dobetter professional development movement to improve access to training in best practices in the field of behavior analysis via a free online community, webinars, and a podcast.