Centre for Behaviour Analysis

News from the Centre for Behaviour Analysis

Dr Katerina Dounavi delivered invited speech at 4th Autism Congress in Lille, France

Dr Katerina Dounavi presented scientific facts about autism, highlighted the importance of early detection and discussed universal access to ABA-based interventions as an ethical response to a...

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Study published in flagship autism journal

PhD students Jenny Ferguson and Emma Craig, together with their supervisor Katerina Dounavi, published a systematic literature review on the delivery of behaviour analytic interventions through...

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Using Precision Teaching with dermatology students

CBA members collaborated with colleagues from the University's School of Medicine to publish an article on the use of Precision Teaching to teach dermatology students effectively. An intervention...

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MScABA student Emma Delemere published in prestigious autism journal

MScABA student Emma Delemere, who in 2016 won prestigious UK-wide student research award, with her supervisor Dr Katerina Dounavi published an article in the prestigious Journal of Autism and...

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Keynote speech on behavioural components of effective mHealth apps

Dr Katerina Dounavi delivered a keynote speech on behavioural components of effective mHealth apps. MyHabeats, the behavioural vaccine app founded by Dr Milioni, is the result of a...

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Publications

Dillenburger, K., Matuska, E., de Bruijn, M., Röttgers, H-R. (forthcoming Feb. 2019) Job Coaches for persons with disabilities: A practical guide.London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

McGrath, C., McCourt, C., Corry, A., Dounavi, K., Dillenburger, K., Gormley, G.J.  (2018). The use of 'Precision Teaching' in enhancing medical students’ dermatological diagnostic skills. MedEdPublish 7(2) https://doi.org/10.15694/mep.2018.0000091.1 

Keenan, M. & Dillenburger, K. (2018). How ‘fake news’ affects autism policy. First published on Preprints, 2018030238 (doi: 10.20944/preprints 201803.0238.v1). Final paper published in Societies. 8(2), 29; https://doi.org/10.3390/soc8020029 

Kelly, M.P., Martin, N., Dillenburger, K., Kelly, A., & Miller, M. M. (2018). Spreading the news: History, successes, challenges and the ethics of effective dissemination. Behavior Analysis in Practice

Dounavi, K., & Tsoumani, O. (2018). Using mHealth for weight loss: A systematic review of evidence. Obesity Surgery, 28(Supplement 1), 106. [P-056]. DOI: 10.1007/s11695-018-3200-5

Delemere, E., & Dounavi, K. (2018). Parent-implemented bedtime fading and positive routines for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. 48(4) 1002-1019. DOI: 10.1007%2Fs10803-017-3398-4