Membership Information

Membership is open to all persons interested in or actively engaged in teaching, research, and/or application of the principles and procedures of Applied Behavior Analysis.  Membership is not restricted to residents of the State of Massachusetts.  Membership shall be in one of two categories: Professional and Associate.

Professional Member: Must qualify in one of the following categories:

  1. Full membership of Association for Behavior Analysis: International
  2. BCBA, BCBA-D, or BCaBA
  3. Licensed as a Professional in a profession in which ABA is provided for within their profession’s “Scope and Practice”

Associate Member: Must qualify in one of the following categories:

  1. Student Member: This category is for any individual pursuing formal training in the discipline of behavior analysis but not yet gainfully employed therein on at least a half-time basis.
  2. Parent: This category is for parents of children who are recipients of behavioral services.
  3. Direct Care: This category also includes direct care staff for individuals that spend the majority of their working time implementing behavioral programs.
  4. Sustaining: Members who are able to provide substantial financial support to MassABA beyond the required level.

To become a member, please apply here.

Only professional members have the right the vote in Board of Director elections.