Program change:


The invited Address “How an ABA Organization Created an Apprenticeship Model and Why You Should Too” by TIM COURTNEY (LittleStar ABA Therapy) is moved from Friday at 11:30 to Thursday at 11:30 in the Junior Ballroom (PPS)


Lunch Deals at BABAT 2019: 

There are many great restaurants near the DCU Center in Worcester.  See the conference program for some suggestions.  Also, here are a few lunch deals from restaurants that are offering special deals for BABAT Conference attendees. Just show your conference badge to redeem. All four of these restaurants are within close walking distance from the DCU Center. Enjoy!

Also check out:

10% off any lunch or dinner at Simjang Restaurant on Shrewsbury street, a very short drive from the DCU. Just show your badge to get your discount (discount does not apply to alcoholic beverages). Here is the link:



Unfortunately, registration is now closed. Please note: there will be no on-site registration. 

If you are registered for the conference, check out our registration site for directions, information on parking, hotels, and other important details. 

For information on what Worcester has to offer, including restaurants, music, outdoor seating, and points of interest, click Worcester Highlights


Click to see the  BABAT 2019 Conference Program   **Note: this schedule is subject to change


As a reminder:


The conference will be held on October 2, 3, and 4, 2019 at the DCU Center in Worcester, MA.  

The conference will start by offering a day of advanced topic workshops entitled The Behavior Analyst Master Series. These workshops, offered on Wednesday, will be taught by internationally recognized experts in ABA and seating will be limited!  In addition to the planned workshops, over 30 distinguished professionals have already agreed to participate on Thursday and Friday as invited speakers, with many more to come!


This year at BABAT:

  • Expanded Professional Practice Series offering workshops taught by internationally recognized experts in ABA on the most prevalent practice issue including: Legislation update, ethical practices, insurance updates, staff training, supporting new BCBAs and much more! 
  • Offering 105.5 BACB CEUs including 13 Ethics CEUs and 7 Supervision BACB CEUs.        Each day of the conference:
    • Wednesday: Earn up to 6 CEUs, including up to 3 Ethics and 3 Supervision CEUs
    • Thursday: Earn up to 8 CEUs,  including 3+ Ethics and up to 2 Supervision CEUs
    • Friday: Earn up to 8 CEUs, including 2+ Ethics and up to 2 Supervision CEUs
  • Earn your APA CEs at BABAT!
    • The majority of our talks have been approved for APA CEs!
    • Offering 98.5 APA CEs to choose from!!!!


BABAT Members – Save $$ on Registration

Members should go the “Members Only” section on the website (i.e., sign in and go to the “BABAT Member Coupon Code” page to obtain the code required for reduced membership registration!

Not a member of BABAT yet?  Become a member and save $$$ on registration costs!

View Membership Benefits and see all of the cost savings when registering for the conference.


Book your Hotel Room by SEPTEMBER 4!

Time is running out! Be sure to book your hotel room for the 40th annual BABAT Conference at the AC Hotel by Marriott in Worcester by SEPT. 4 to receive the discounted rate of $159 per night! You won’t want to miss networking with the behavior analytic community, especially on Thursday evening!

Click here to make your reservation! Room Block Code: BABAT 2019


Questions or Concerns?

  • The 2019 conference registration for the DCU Center is being facilitated by UMass Conference Services. For questions regarding registration or payment,  please contact the UMass Conference Services Registration Office at or 413-577-8102.
  • For questions about membership, contact
  • For questions about the website (, contact