Applied Behavior Analysis Professional Associations by State

Whether or not your state requires the Board Certified Behavior Analysis (BCBA) credential in order to practice in the field, your state might have a professional association serving behavior analysts. These associations are meant to help develop and support professionals in the space and serve as a resource for behavior analysis professionals. Interested in finding your local association? Each state association is listed below!

This list was updated July, 2022, be sure to check your state licensing board for the most up to date information.

State BCBA Required to Practice in State? Professional Association
Alabama Yes Alabama Association for Behavior Analysis
Alaska Yes Alaska Association for Behavior Analysis
Arkansas No Arkansas Association for Applied Behavior Analysis
Arizona Yes Arizona Association for Behavior Analysis
California No California Association for Behavior Analysis
Colorado No Colorado Association for Behavior Analysis
Connecticut Yes Connecticut Association for Behavior Analysis
Delaware No Delaware Association for Behavior Analysis
Florida No Florida Association for Behavior Analysis
Georgia No Georgia Association for Behavior Analysis
Hawaii Yes Hawaii Association for Behavior Analysis
Idaho No Idaho Association of Behavior Analysis
Illinois No Illinois Association for Behavior Analysis
Indiana Yes Hoosier Association for Behavior Analysis
Iowa Yes Iowa Association for Behavior Analysis
Kansas Yes Kansas Association for Behavior Analysis
Kentucky Yes Kentucky Association for Behavior Analysis
Louisiana Yes Louisiana Behavior Analysis Association
Maine No Association for Maine Behavior Analysis
Maryland Yes Maryland Association for Behavior Analysis
Massachusetts Yes Massachusetts Association for Applied Behavior Analysis
Michigan Yes Behavior Analysis Association of Michigan
Minnesota No Minnesota Northland Association for Behavior Analysis
Mississippi Yes Behavior Analyst Association of Mississippi
Missouri Yes Missouri Association of Behavior Analysis
Montana Yes Montana Association for Behavior Analysis
Nebraska No Nebraska Association for Behavior Analysis
Nevada Yes Nevada Association of Behavior Analysis
New Hampshire No New Hampshire Association of Behavior Analysis
New Jersey Yes (process in progress) New Jersey Association for Behavior Analysis
New Mexico No New Mexico Association for Behavior Analysis
New York No New York State Association for Behavior Analysis​​
North Carolina No North Carolina Association for Behavior Analysis
North Dakota Yes North Dakota Association for Behavior Analysis
Ohio Yes Ohio Association for Behavior Analysis
Oklahoma Yes Oklahoma Association for Behavior Analysis
Oregon Yes Oregon Association for Behavior Analysis
Pennsylvania No Pennsylvania Association for Behavior Analysis
Rhode Island Yes Rhode Island Association for Behavior Analysis
South Carolina No South Carolina Association for Behavior Analysis
South Dakota Yes South Dakota Association for Behavior Analysis
Tennessee Yes Tennessee Association for Behavior Analysis
Texas Yes Texas Association for Behavior Analysis
Utah Yes Utah Association for Behavior Analysis
Vermont Yes Vermont Association for Behavior Analysis
Virginia Yes Virginia Association For Behavior Analysis
Washington Yes Washington Association for Behavior Analysis
West Virginia No West Virginia Behavior Analysis Association
Wisconsin Yes Wisconsin Association for Behavior Analysts
Wyoming Yes (process in progress) None