Sebastian Jimenez

Sebastian Jimenez

Sebastian Jimenez is a current graduate student at Florida Tech pursuing his masters in Applied Behavioral Analysis and Organizational Behavior Management. Sebastian's interest in ABA started during undergrad at the University of Florida, learning under Dr. Iser DeLeon. His passion for ABA started and his desire to increase his repertoire in the field. After graduating in May 2017, Sebastian worked as an RBT with BASS Inc. in Gainesville, Florida, for two and a half years. At this moment, his main interest is in performance management for behavior technicians working in applied settings with ASD populations.

The inception of Social-Validity Reporting in JABA

Wednesday, 21 Apr 2021
The Heart of ABA: The Evolution of Social-Validity Reporting in JABA Part 1 of 3 In the 1978 seminal article Social Validity: The Case for Subjective Measurement or How Applied Behavior Analysis is Finding its Heart, Montrose M. Wolf…

Social Validity: A Spark of Interest in Behavior Analysis

Wednesday, 28 Apr 2021
The Heart of ABA: The Evolution of Social-Validity Reporting in JABA Part 2 of 3 In 1991, Schwartz and Baer publish a paper discussing the current state of social-validity measures in the field of ABA.
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Social Validity in the Late 20th and Early 21st Century

Tuesday, 4 May 2021
The Heart of ABA: The Evolution of Social-Validity Reporting in JABA Part 3 of 3 An extension of Kennedy’s work was published seven years later in 1999, by