Alison Betz, PhD, BCBA-D


Dr. Alison Betz, President and Founder of Betz Behavioral Consulting, received her PhD from Utah State University. She also completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the Munroe-Meyer Institute, University of Nebraska Medical Center. Alison previously served as faculty at Florida Institute of Technology and has taught everything from single subject design, assessment and treatment of severe behavior, to OBM. Her primary research and clinical interests are assessing and treating severe behavior, evaluating efficient teaching procedures for individuals with autism, and examining the effects of conditioned reinforcement. She has published in the areas of functional analysis, applied behavior analysis, and autism in co-authored book chapters and in prestigious behavioral journals. Alison serves on the editorial boards of the Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, Education and Treatment of Children, and Behavior Development Bulletin.