Episodes
In the third episode of Season 3, Zach and Caleb discuss ways to thoughtfully deliver feedback that may inspire new performances with Dr. Ellie Kazemi. Season 3 of the Functional Relations podcast is titled “The Experience”. Each episode will alternate between the supervisor experience and the trainee experience. 
Published 08/02/21
In the second episode of Season 3, Zach and Caleb have a discussion to help students understand the concept of determinism. Season 3 of the Functional Relations podcast is titled “The Experience”. Each episode will alternate between the supervisor experience and the student experience. 
Published 06/18/21
In the first episode of Season 3, Zach and Caleb discuss the process of becoming an effective supervisor with Dr. Tyra Sellers.
Published 06/01/21
On June 1st 2021, Functional Relations returns with Season 3! In Season 3, Zach and Caleb will be focusing on the supervision experience.
Published 05/15/21
In the eighth episode in the "From Research to Practice" themed Season 2, Zach and Caleb discuss social interaction preference assessments with Dr. Casey Clay.
Published 10/15/20
In the seventh episode in the "From Research to Practice" themed Season 2, Zach and Caleb discuss assessing and treating childhood feeding problems with Dr. Bill Ahearn.
Published 09/01/20
In the sixth episode in the "From Research to Practice" themed Season 2, Zach and Caleb discuss anxiety and autism with Dr. Keira Moore.
Published 08/01/20
In the fifth episode in the "From Research to Practice" themed Season 2, Zach and Caleb discuss how to teach problem solving with Dr. Judah Axe.
Published 07/02/20
In the fourth episode in the "From Research to Practice" themed Season 2, Zach and Caleb discuss how to plan and lead more effective meetings with Dr. Linda LeBlanc, the president of LeBlanc Behavior Consulting and the current Editor in Chief of the Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis (JABA). 
Published 06/01/20
In the third episode in the "From Research to Practice" themed Season 2, Zach and Caleb discuss treating sleep problems from a behavior analytic perspective. They are joined by Dr. Keira Moore.
Published 05/01/20
In the second episode in the "From Research to Practice" themed Season 2, Zach and Caleb discuss considerations for the use of telehealth for ABA. They are joined by Dr. Kelly Schieltz.
Published 04/08/20
Published 04/08/20
In the first episode in the "From Research to Practice" themed Season 2, Zach and Caleb discuss parent training. They are joined by Dr. Karen Bearss to discuss the RUBI parent training system.
Published 04/01/20
On April 1st, Functional Relations is back with Season 2! The theme for Season 2 is "From Research to Practice". The show is hosted by Zachary Bird, PhD, BCBA-D and Caleb Davis, MS, BCBA. You can visit us on Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, or www.functionalrelationspodcast.com. Let's do this!
Published 03/24/20
This episode Zach and Caleb discuss the ethics surrounding the balance of social validity with empirically-supported interventions. They are joined by Dr. Pat Friman, Dr. Bob Ross, and Dr. Paulo Guilhardi. 
Published 12/22/19
This episode Zach and Caleb discuss the ethics surrounding the use of social media. They are joined by Dr. Amanda Kelly (Behaviorbabe) and Dr. Megan Miller (#DoBetter).
Published 12/01/19
This episode Zach and Caleb discuss the ethics surrounding the use of punishment and implications for some often-used procedures (e.g., DRO or positive practice). They are joined by Dr. Joshua Jessel, Dr. Robert Ross, and Dr. Paulo Guilhardi.
Published 11/14/19
This episode Zach and Caleb discuss the ethics surrounding the use of escape extinction and alternative procedures. They are joined by Dr. Megan Miller and Dr. Pat Friman. 
Published 10/21/19
This episode Zach and Caleb discuss the ethics surrounding the use of functional analysis. They are joined by Dr. SungWoo Kahng and Dr. Sarah Bloom. 
Published 10/06/19
This episode Zach and Caleb discuss the the top 3 reasons to support professional organizations. They are joined by Dr. Stacie Bancroft, the president of the Birkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy (BABAT). No CEs are available for listening to this episode. To further support us, check out our silly video at www.patreon.com/functionalrelationspodcast. Things to check out from the episode: https://babat.org/
Published 09/29/19
This episode Zach and Caleb discuss the ethics of accepting gifts. They are joined by Dr. Phil Chase and Dr. Paula Kenyon.  2 Ethics CEs are available for this episode. You can purchase them at www.functionalrelationspodcast.com.  To further support us, check out our silly video at www.patreon.com/functionalrelationspodcast. Things to check out from the episode: BACB Professional and Ethical Compliance Code - 1.06 https://www.bacb.com/ethics/ethics-code/ https://www.abaethicshotline.com
Published 09/22/19
On September 22, a new ABA podcast, Functional Relations, will launch. The show is hosted by Zachary Bird, PhD, BCBA-D and Caleb Davis, MS, BCBA. You can visit us on Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, or www.functionalrelationspodcast.com. Hope you enjoy!
Published 08/26/19