Maddie Duke MS

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Maddie Duke

Maddie Duke received her Master's of Science degree in Applied Behavior Analysis and Organizational Behavior Management from Florida Institute of Technology in July 2023. She previously received a Bachelor’s degree in Family Studies with a minor in Autism Studies from Utah Valley University.  Her applied experience includes several years working with autistic teens and adults. She has received several research awards for her thesis project investigating cheerleading safety and as the lead investigator on a research project looking at diversity and inclusion statements in large organizations. Maddie loves discussing complex ethics scenarios, making data-based decisions, and interpreting pop culture and fashion through a behavior analytic lens.

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BOOST U! Interobserver Agreement: Why It Matters

In today’s podcast, join Maddie Duke, M.S., BCBA, and Corey Robertson, M. BCBA, as they discuss interobserver agreement and measurement. Listeners will learn about validity, reliability, accuracy, and the types of IOA. 
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BOOST U! Using Behavior Analysis in Supervision

In today’s podcast, join Maddie Duke, M.S., BCBA, and Shauna V. Costello, MA, MPP, BCBA, as they discuss section I of the BCBA task list! With over 10 years of experience supervising students, Shauna shares her secrets for using a human-first approach, delivering feedback, and teaching students about life after structured supervision. 
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Surviving Your Early Years as a Behavior Analyst: An Interview with Mariah Avery

Join Maddie Duke, M.S., BCBA as she talks with Mariah Avery, M.A., BCBA, author of Now What? A Behavior Analyst’s First Year Survival Guide.
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Boost U! | What are the functional conditions in a functional analysis?

In today’s episode of BOOST U!, Maddie Duke, M.S., BCBA, and Corey Robertson, M.S., BCBA, discuss the conditions in a functional analysis (FA). Listeners will learn about the common functions of behavior, the most frequently used conditions in FAs, and how to interpret FA results on a graph. We hope you enjoy!BOOST U! uploads new episodes twice a month, and each episode is meant to help you study…
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BOOST U! 10 Ways your Friends and Family Can Help You Study for the Exam

In today’s episode of BOOST U!, Maddie Duke, M.S., BCBA, shares 10 ways your friends and family can help you study for the exam (no behavior analytic knowledge necessary!)
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BOOST U! Measuring Behavior with Discontinuous Methods

In today’s episode of BOOST U!, Maddie Duke, M.S., BCBA, and Corey Robertson, M.S., BCBA, talk about discontinuous measurement from section C of the BCBA task list. Listeners can expect to learn when to use these measurement techniques, how well this form of data collection represents real behavior, and examples of each type of discontinuous measurement.
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BOOST U! 007 | Study the Dimensions of ABA With Us!

In today’s episode of BOOST U!, we are talking about the seven dimensions of ABA! Join Maddie Duke, M.S., BCBA, and Corey Robertson, M.S., BCBA as they discuss the seven dimensions, where they came from, common misconceptions, and how you can study these concepts for the exam.
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How Do Ethics Apply to OBM

Over the past year or so, the Journal of Organizational Behavior Management (JOBM) has published discussion articles revolving around ethics, licensure, and certification in OBM
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