BABAT Membership Application  

  1. BABAT is open to all individuals actively participating in (or interested in) teaching, research, and/or the application of the principles of behavior analysis.
  2. Membership is annual (i.e., for a duration of 365 days following receipt of payment).
  3. There are three categories of membership – Full, Affiliate, and Student:
    1. Full Member ($30) – must qualify in at least one of the following categories:
      a. BCBA-D
      b. BCBA
      c. BCaBA
      d. Licensed Applied Behavior Analyst in MA
      e. Licensed Assistant Applied Behavior Analyst in MA
    2. Affiliate Member ($30) – any individual with an interest in behavior analysis who does not qualify for Full or Student membership
    3. Student Member ($15) – any individual currently in a program of study leading to a degree in behavior analysis or a related discipline and/or enrolled in a BACB-approved program to meet course requirements for BACB certification.
  4. BABAT promotes the opportunity for members to become Supporting members by contributing additional funds to support BABAT and its activities, including subsidizing memberships and conference fees for students. The designation ‘Supporting’ will be prefixed to the Full or Affiliate membership designation of any individual who pays additional annual dues of $50.
  5. Membership is not restricted to residents of the State of Massachusetts. However, only BABAT Board Members as well as Full Members who currently reside in Massachusetts will be designated as eligible ‘Voting members’.
  6. As part of its commitment to students, BABAT subsidizes membership and conference fees for Student Members.

To request additional information about membership, email


Important Membership Information

To promote BABAT’s new online membership application process, a free one-year trial membership is offered to individuals who sign up by October 12, 2018.  After October 12, 2018, members will be required to pay the full membership fee when they join.   Memberships are annual and membership renewal payments will occur automatically.

Please Note: It is expected that all members will act in accordance with the Behavior Analyst Certification Board, Inc. (BACB) Professional and Ethical Compliance Code for Behavior Analysts.


How to Become a Member

Identify the membership category that is best for you and click “Sign Up”.

  • Join by October 12, 2018 and you will receive a one-year trial membership for free! When the one-year trial expires, the annual membership fee will be automatically processed and your BABAT membership will be effortlessly renewed for another year.
  • Join after October 12, 2018 and you will, unfortunately, not be eligible for the free one-year trial membership and will be charged the annual membership fee when you join.

Please Note: As part of the application process, payment information will be collected at this time.  Members can opt-out of the automatic renewal payments at any time by visiting their Account or by emailing


Full Membership
$30 / year
Affiliate Member
$30 / year
Student Member
$15 / year

Supporting Full Member
$80 / year
Supporting Affiliate Member
$80 / year