II International Autism ABA Azerbaijan Conference
2-3 april 2021

The II International Autism "ABA" Conference organized by the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Population, State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs, Heydar Aliyev Foundation, Heydar Aliyev Center, "Regional Development" Public Union and
"Together and Healthy" Public Union will be held in Azerbaijan on April 2-3, 2021.
BP Azerbaijan and partners, Public Health and Reforms Center and Social Services Agency are partners of the Conference.
The conference will be held on Zoom platform, will include presentations by world-renowned experts, representatives of relevant government agencies and non-governmental organizations on the ABA (Applied Behavior Analysis) therapy method, which supports development of various skills in people with autism spectrum disorders.
William Heward
Honorary Professor, Ohio State University, USA
Prof. Neil Martin
BCBA-D, Director of the International Development Certification Agency for Behavioral Analysis, United Kingdom
Andy Shih
Vice President for Public Health and Inclusion of Autism Speaks Society
Prof. Judah Axe
Simmons University, BCBA-D, USA
Prof. Angeliki Gena
Clinical psychologist, Greece
Prof. Dr. Nahit Motavalli Mukaddes
Istanbul University, Institute of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Turkey
Prof. Elif Tekin Iftar
Anadolu University, Turkey
Prof. Binyamin Birkan
Biruni University, BCBA-D, CEO of "BBA", Turkey
Janet Twayman
PHD, Training Manager, BCBA, LBA, USA
Tatiana Morozova
Specialist of the "Naked Heart" Foundation, Russia
Svyatoslav Dovbnya
Specialist of the "Naked Heart" Foundation, Russia
Lorenzo Todone
Director of Centro APP, Italy
Ekaterina Zhestkova
Educator, author of the course of analysts of BCBA category, BCBA, Russia
Doc. Dr. Nigar Sadiyeva
Head of the Innovation Department of AMU, Associate Professor of the I Department of Pediatrics, Azerbaijan
Ikram Rustamov
Psychiatrist, Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Sciences, Azerbaijan Medical University, Azerbaijan
Ceren Evcen Canbakhishova
Child psychiatrist, Azerbaijan
Prof. Temple Grandin
The professor Diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, USA
See the full conference schedule in the link below
II International Autism ABA Azerbaijan Conference

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What is Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASP)?
Autism Spectrum Disorder is characterized by persistent deficiencies in the establishment and maintenance of mutual social relations, a series of limited, repetitive and inflexible behaviors, interests and activities. Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders are different in their intellectual functions and language abilities.
What is the ABA method and how is it applied in the field of autism?
The American Psychological Association classifies ABA as an evidence-based practice, meaning it is recognized by peer-reviewed literature as a form of treatment. Applied behavior analysis (ABA) is a form of therapy to treat issues with communication, motor skills, and behavioral disorders.The ABA method is used to reduce reducing problematic or harmful behaviors indiscipline, aggressive, hysterical behaviors, eating problems, and self-injury.
When was the I International ABA Conference held?
The I International Autism ABA Azerbaijan Conference was held on February 16, 2020 with the support of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation at the Heydar Aliyev Center with the participation of renowned ABA Professors from 7 countries. About 1000 representatives from various organizations attended the conference.
How to participate in the II International Autism ABA Azerbaijan Conference?
To participate in the conference, you need to register on the website www.abakonfrans.az. A confirmation email will be sent to each registered participant.
Will the conference be organized online or offline?
The conference will be organized online on the ZOOM platform.
Will the participants of the II International Autism ABA Azerbaijan Conference be certified?
Conference participants will receive a certificate in pdf format. To obtain a certificate, you need to participate 75% of all presentations at the conference.
How to get the link of the online conference?
A link to the event will be sent to all registered participants before the conference.