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A special interest group of the Association for Behavior Analysis International

VERBAL BEHAVIOR SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP

OUR MISSION

To forward the science by bringing together experts, students, and practitioners who are passionate about the study of verbal behavior.

ABOUT THE SIG

The Verbal Behavior Special Interest Group (VB SIG) is an officially sanctioned Special Interest Group of the Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABAI) focused on the science of Verbal Behavior.

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Research Funding 

Every year the VB SIG sponsors paper and grant competitions for students conducting VB research. These contests are supported by the efforts of many prominent VB researchers both through their financial contributions and by reviewing students' work for these contests. These are great ways for you to have your research seen by prominent members of the field!

OUR GOALS

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Support

Support research efforts to improve our understanding of verbal behavior.

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Connect

Connect students, researchers, and practitioners analyzing and applying the analysis of verbal behavior.

3

Disseminate

​Disseminate theoretical, empirical, and practical information about verbal behavior.

4

Contribute

Contribute to the teaching of verbal behavior to undergraduate and graduate students.

5

Communicate

Communicate with other organizations making use of Skinner's verbal behavior.

UPCOMING EVENTS

7-11-2024: The Experimental Analysis of Verbal Behavior Series: An Experimental Analysis of Bidirectional Naming with Dr. Caio Miguel

GET INVOLVED

Here are some great ways to help the VB SIG in its mission!
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CONTACT US

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