Assoication for Positive Behavior Support. The Second International Conference on Positive Behavior Support. March 10-12, 2005. Tampa Marriott Waterside, Tampa Florida.

Second International Conference on Positive Behavior Support

This conference is designed to provide families, professionals, support providers, researchers and school personnel with new behavior support skills and the latest research findings in the positive behavior support field.  In addition to presentations, the conference will offer skill-building workshops on school-wide behavior support, measuring outcomes, early intervention, and other practical applications. Plan to attend largest conference on positive behavior support ever assembled.

To have a brochure mailed to you starting in early November, contact Mary Staley at

Featuring over 120 exciting presentations on methods, aspects, issues and research in Positive Behavior Support.

Register today for skill-building workshops on school-wide applications, pivotal responses, sleep disorders, early intervention, family support and other practical applications. All workshops will be held on March 12, 2005.


APBS's contributed papers and poster presentations undergo a rigorous review process to ensure the highest quality content. The APBS program further benefits by the participation of special featured speakers.

Presentation topics include:

  • Early Intervention
  • School-wide Applications
  • District/State
  • Individual Schools
  • Family Support
  • Personnel Preparation
  • Community Applications
  • Individual Intervention Strategies
  • Teaming and Collaboration
  • Functional Assessment
  • Mental Health
  • Classroom Management
  • Technology/Web

Volunteer Opportunities

Free Registration
APBS's 2nd International Conference on Positive Behavioral Support has a limited number of volunteer opportunities.
Volunteers must agree to perform nine (9) hours of volunteer time in exchange for a free conference registration (full conference only).

Volunteer opportunities include:

  • Greeters
  • Information Desk
  • Pre-Registration
  • Presenter Check-in
  • Volunteer Check-in
  • Session Host/Monitors
  • Credit Table

If interested, please contact Mary Staley at and request an volunteer application.

Skill Building Workshops

These participatory sessions are a great opportunity for interactive learning. Lead by specialist, attends are able to take part in debates, discussions and practical demonstrations. Separate registration for Skill Building Workshops is required. Pre-registration is advised, as there will be no wait list for sold out courses. In addition, Workshop course notes are not available for purchase. Click here for more workshop information

The Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina
700 South Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33602
Fax: 813-221-0923

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Sponsored By: The Association for Positive Behavior Support and the OSEP Technical Assistance Center on Positive Behavioral Interventions and Support.