Centre for Behaviour Analysis

Director

Prof Karola Dillenburger
Professor of Behaviour Analysis and Education
PhD, Clin. Psych. (HPC), BCBA-D
k.dillenburger@qub.ac.uk


Deputy Director

Dr Katerina Dounavi
Lecturer in Behaviour Analysis and Autism
PhD, BCBA-D


Other Staff Members:


Mr John Busch
Dr Ian Cantley
Dr Julie-Anne Jordan
Dr Lynne McKerr
Dr Neil Martin
Dr Margaret O'Callaghan
Dr Eugene O'Hare
Mr David Piekaar
Dr Anita Yakkundi


Research Students:

Ms Smita Awasthi
Mr Caleb Coyle
Ms Gerda Creagh
Ms Rosie Gaw
Ms Yini Liao
Mr Jason Majchrzak
Ms Catriona (Tia) Martin
Ms Lisa Ruddy
Ms Sora Stein
Ms Amy Tanner


Completed Research Students:

Dr Montserrat Fargas
Dr Brian Fennell
Dr Anna Logan
Dr Benny McDaniel
Dr Bronagh McKee
Dr Cornelia Munteanu
Dr Dermot O'Reilly 

 

News from the Centre for Behaviour Analysis

Canadian interest in CBA student's study

Amy Tanner, PhD student at the Centre for Behaviour Analysis, was interviewed by Global News in Canada in relation to her study focusing on parent-mediated interventions for very young children...

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Association for Professional Behavior Analysts (APBA) Convention

Tia Martin, Caleb Coyle, Smita Awasthi and Jason Majchrzak (left to right), PhD students from Centre for Behaviour Analysis, attended and presented at Association for Professional Behavior...

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Helping families living with autism

A report by Karola Dillenburger, Director for the Centre for Behaviour Analysis, highlighted that early intervention based on applied behaviour analysis (ABA) is recognised internationally as best...

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Visiting scholar - Aviva Cohen

I am a Marie Curie ASSISTID post-doctoral fellow. My research is supported by the charity RESPECT under the supervision of Professor Dillenburger, Queen’s, and Professor Goodman...

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Dr Trish MacKeogh ASSISTID Fellow and Visiting Research Fellow at CBA

Trish comes to us from Dublin Institute of Technology. Her project focusses developing best practice in matching technology to the needs of persons with disabilities.

New technologies are...

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Publications

Keenan, M, Dillenburger, K, Röttgers, H-R, Dounavi, K, Jónsdóttir, SL, Moderato, P, Schenk, JJAM, Virués-Ortega, J, Roll-Pettersson, L & Martin, N 2015, 'Autism and ABA: The gulf between North America and Europe' Review Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders., 10.1007/s40489-014-0045-2

Dillenburger, K., Keenan, M., & Gallagher (2015). A seat at the table: Families affected by Autism. Amazon Kindle Publication

Dillenburger, K. & McKerr, L. (2014). Echoes of the future: Adults with disabilities living at home with their parents. Journal of Neurology and Clinical Neuroscience, 1 (2)