Assoication for Positive Behavior Support. 7th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support. March 25-27, 2010 St. Louis MO. The Expanding World of PBS: Science, Values and Vision

Questions about the conference?

Please contact the APBS Conference Coordinator
Email: Ilene Page


Keynote Video Posted (04/15/10)

If you missed the conference, or simply want to experience it again, the video of the Keynote presentation has been posted on the Presentations page.

Volunteer Thank You (04/15/10)

Check out the Volunteer page to see the list of volunteers who made the 2010 Conference possible!

Location Correction for Keynote Address (03/16/10)

The Agenda Program lists the Keynote as being in Grand Ballroom A. It will actually take place in Grand Ballroom D/E.

SWK 111: PBS Videos 101 has been Cancelled (03/08/10)

SWK 111: PBS Videos 101: Learn to (and actually) Write-Film-Produce Your Own Video! has been cancelled. If you registered for. this session, you will be notified of your options by the conference coordinator.

European Networking Session (03/08/10)

Do you work in Europe on behavior problems in schools and are you interested in SWPBS? We would like to start up a European network group. Join us at Friday afternoon for an informal kick-off meeting. Let's meet! Session J11 in Grand Ballroom H. Contact: Anita Blonk The Netherlands

PBIS Film Festival (02/22/10)

Videos/nominations are being accepted for the PBIS Film Festival being held during the APBS Conference. To learn more about this opportunity, please click here.

Online Registration is Closed (02/22/10)

The online registration system shut down at midnight on Saturday night (February 20) to allow the conference committee to finalize rosters and begin preparing conference materials. Onsite registration will open at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 24, at which point walk-in registrations for both the conference and the workshops will be accepted.

Hyatt has Rooms Available! (02/19/10)

Due to some cancellations, a few rooms have become available in the conference room block at the Hyatt.  To make your reservations with the Hyatt, please visit the hotel page. Once the rooms are all booked again, please seek reservations with the Renaissance to take advantage of the overflow block.

Agenda Program Finalized (2/18/10)

The final version of the Agenda Program has been posted to the Agenda page.

Overflow Hotel Accommodations (02/15/10)

The Hyatt is sold out! Overflow arrangements can be made with the Renaissance St. Louis Grand Hotel. To learn more about this option, please visit the hotel page.

Go Best Express Offering Discounts on Ground Transportation (01/12/10)

Go Best Express is offering conference attendees discounted rates on ground transportation between the St. Louis airport and the conference hotel. To learn about the rates, please visit the hotel page.

Early Bird Registration Deadline has Passed (01/11/10)

The Early Bird Registration deadline was January 8, 2010. Regular Registrations are being accepted through February 20, 2010. Please click here to access the registration website.

Online registrations will close after February 20, but you will be able to register ON SITE beginning at 5:00 p.m. on March 24.

Volunteer Applications are now Closed (01/06/10)

The APBS conference planning committee is no longer accepting volunteer applications, as we have reached the number needed for the conference. If you submitted an application, you should receive your assignment(s) by the end of January. If you do not receive your assignment, please email Kristin at

Keynote Speaker (10/01/09)

The Keynote Speaker duties will be shared by Glen Dunlap, V. Mark Durand, Rob Horner and Ann Turnbull during the 7th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support. Please click here to see the Speakers' biographies.

Featured Presenters and Workshop Presentations (10/01/09)

The APBS Conference Planning Committee has announced the presenters for the Featured Presentations and the presenters for and the descriptions of the Workshop Presentations to be given at the 2010 conference. Visit the Agenda page to see what is going to be offered.

CEU Information (10/01/09)

To learn about the credits being offered during the conference, please visit the newly created CEU Information page.

Conference Schedule of Events (10/01/09)

The schedule of events for 7th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support has been posted on the Schedule page.

APBS Conference Sponsors Announced (09/17/09)

Sponsors for the 2010 APBS Conference have been announced. To learn about these great organizations, please visit the Sponsors page. To become a sponsor or learn more about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Ilene Page .

Conference Registration Brochure (09/17/09)

The Conference Registration Brochure has just been released. Visit the Registration page to download a copy.

Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch Reservations (09/17/09)

The Hyatt Regency Jacksonville is now accepting online reservations during the conference. Please click here to access the online reservation page.

Online Conference Registration Open (09/17/09)

Registrations are now being accepted online for the 7th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support. Please click here to access the registration website.

The Call for Papers Has Closed (09/11/09)

The Call for Papers submission database closed on September 11, 2009. Notification of selection will be sent by email at the end of October. If you do not receive notification at that time, please contact Ilene Page

Volunteer Opportunities (06/29/09)

The APBS Conference Planning Committee is now accepting applications for Volunteers to help at the conference. Visit the Volunteer page to learn more about the tasks to be covered and to download the Volunteer Application form.

Current Exhibitor Listing (06/29/09)

A current list of exhibitors planning to attend the 2009 APBS conference have been posted on the Exhibitors page. Please check back regularly as exhibitors are added often.

Call for Papers (06/11/08)

APBS is now accepting proposals for papers for the 2010 Conference. Please visit the Call for Papers page to learn how to submit your presentation.

Exhibit Opportunity (06/02/09)

If you or your organization is interested in exhibiting at the 2010 conference, please visit the Exhibits page to learn more.

Conference Postcards (06/02/09)

Help us advertise the conference! Download the [conference postcard template](files/APBS Conference 2010 Save the Date.doc) and print postcards to share with your colleagues. Please note, the template works best with Avery 5389 and Avery 8386 postcards.