Instructor: Bobby Newman
Bobby Newman is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst, licensed behavior analyst in New York and Tennessee and licensed psychologist. Affectionately known as the Dark Overlord of ABA, Bobby is the first author on thirteen books regarding behavior therapy, the philosophy of behaviorism, autism spectrum disorders, Utopian literature and fitness. He has published over two dozen articles in professional journals, as well as numerous popular magazine articles and has hosted two series of radio call-in shows. Bobby is the past-president of the Association for Science in Autism Treatment and the New York State Association for Behavior Analysis. A popular speaker, he also provides direct treatment, staff training and consultation around the world and has been honored for this work by several parent and professional groups. He is the executive director of clinical services for Proud Moments. Bobby is also a certified personal trainer, obstacle course racer and marathoner and is an ambassador for the Great Sportsmanship Programme. He teaches nonviolent crisis intervention philosophy and techniques for agencies and families. Bobby was a final-four finalist for the 2016 For Those Who Would Humanitarian Award.