UPDATE: NEW… APBS has been canceled in response to the Coronavirus pandemic.
** Due to the growing concerns of the Coronavirus, we have made the decision that our PBIS Rewards team will not be attending the APBS conference in Miami.
The Association for Positive Behavior Support (APBS) promotes the use of positive behavior supports in a variety of settings ranging from education to mental health to child welfare. Each year, APBS hosts an international conference focused on providing educators, administrators, researchers, and others with the most current research in the field. The 17th International Conference of Positive Behavioral Support takes place March 11-14, 2020 at the Hyatt Regency in Miami.
APBS 2020 Conference Strands
APBS 2020 will feature numerous presentations and workshops highlighting different aspects of intervention, supports, assessments, data evaluation, and other elements of positive behavioral support. Conference strands for this event include:
- Early Childhood
- Schoolwide Systems
- Intellectual Development Disorders
- Home and Community Involvement
- Family and Parent Supports
- Juvenile Justice
- Mental Health
- …and more
For a more in-depth look at conference strands, click here.
The conference’s General Session speaker, Robert Schalock, Ph.D., will examine the concept of quality of life and affiliated supports as they change over the course of a lifespan. Keynote Speaker Caryn Ward, Ph.D., will explore the strategies and methods necessary to ensure effective use of supports in a variety of community settings.
If you’d like more information regarding the sessions and workshops planned for APBS 2020, click here for the conference agenda.
Meet PBIS Rewards at APBS 2020
2020 marks the fifth year that PBIS Rewards will be in attendance at the APBS conference. We’re excited to meet with attendees and demonstrate how our digital token economy can assist in a positive behavioral framework. We’ll be offering live demos of our PBIS software suite, including our Staff App and Parent App. Stop by our booth and learn more about how PBIS Rewards can make it easier to manage your PBIS initiative!
Register for APBS 2020
The 17th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support takes place March 11-14, 2020 in Miami, Florida. Register for the conference here.
The conference will be held at the Hyatt Regency Miami. You can book your room here.
Not Attending APBS 2020?
No worries! If you’re not able to join us at APBS 2020, you can still get a free demo of our PBIS management software. Simply request a demo below – we’re happy to share free, online demos of our software and will set up a time and date that works for you and your team.