Call for Papers, 2020 TECBD Conference Presenters

Call for Papers: TECBD Conference Presenters

As is tradition, Education and Treatment of Children, will devote a special issue to the TECBD conference. Eligible papers will be based on presentations from the 2020 TECBD Conference. Please plan to submit manuscripts based on the topic of your presentation at the 2020 TECBD Conference no later than February 1, 2021.


Manuscript Guidelines

Education and Treatment of Children (ETC) disseminates information about behavioral assessments or interventions for children and youth who are at-risk for or experiencing emotional or behavioral problems. Publications should directly improve the effectiveness of services provided by educators, parents, child-care providers, or mental health professionals for children with emotional or behavioral problems. All submissions should emphasize impact of the paper on the practical concerns of professionals serving these children and youth.

Education and Treatment of Children (ETC) disseminates information about behavioral assessments or interventions for children and youth who are at-risk for or experiencing emotional or behavioral problems. Publications should directly improve the effectiveness of services provided by educators, parents, child-care providers, or mental health professionals for children with emotional or behavioral problems. Therefore, authors must compose their manuscripts in a clear, concise style that will be readily understood by both scientists and practitioners.

Submissions appropriate for publication in ETC include experimental research (Original Articles), data-based case studies (Brief Reports), literature reviews (Reviews), issue-oriented papers (Commentaries), and book reviews. All submissions should emphasize impact of the paper on the practical concerns of professionals serving children and youth who are at-risk for or experiencing emotional or behavioral problems. Experimental studies should additionally demonstrate usefulness of the described procedure, adequacy of the data in showing a functional relationship between the procedures and observed behavior changes, and evidence that measurements taken were reliable. Please follow the general submission guidelines for ETC.

The journal is an official publication of the Association for Behavior Analysis International.

Please be sure to designate your paper as a submission for the special issue when you submit using the ETC submission portal through Springer no later than February 1, 2021.


Warmest regards,

Sarup R. Mathur, PhD, BCBA-D, Guest Associate Editor, ETC - TECBD Special Issue