Act 351 of the 2013 Legislative Session created the Louisiana Behavior Analyst Board and the Behavior Analyst Practice Act. Act 351 provides for the licensure, certification and registration of individuals practicing ABA in the state of Louisiana.
2021 Board Meetings
|Meeting Date Material Deadline|
|Jan. 6, 2021 Jan. 4, 2021
Feb. 17, 2021 Feb. 15, 2021
Mar. 17, 2021 Mar. 15, 2021
April 20, 2021 April 16, 2021
May 12, 2021 May 10, 2021
Current Board Members
Emergency Plans remain in effect until Shelter in Place Order is lifted
Courtney Wright, M.Ed., J.D. – Chair
Calvin Cryer, M.A. – Vice Chair
Renee Cole, M.A. – Professional Member Lloyd Boudloche, Jr., Ed.D – Professional Member Alfred Tuminello, Jr., M.A. – Professional Member Angela Murray, M.S. – Professional Member
Joseph Tuminello, III, Ph.D. – Consumer Member Rhonda Boe, Executive Director Justin Owens, Compliance Officer Savannah St.Pierre – Clerk Gracie Heltz – Clerk
4334 S. SHERWOOD FOREST BLVD., SUITE C-150, BATON ROUGE, LA 70816
NEW TELEPHONE NUMBER: 225-295-8413
Submit A Concern
If you require accommodations for the application process, please contact our office at 225-295-8413 for assistance.
MILITARY TRAINED APPLICANTS AND SPOUSES: Licensure and Certification process is applicant driven and all documentation can be completed in two weeks and reviewed at the next board meeting. Please contact the board office if you have any questions or need help in expediting the process. In accordance with SCR 83 of the 2018 Regular Session LBAB is available and willing to assist you.
If you have any concerns regarding Board policies or procedures, you may submit them in writing via US mail to the Board office.
Any concerns will be reviewed at the next scheduled Board meeting if submitted by the deadline date. Please note, that due to confidentiality regulations, Board members and staff are not at liberty to discuss application files, criminal background checks, or other matters that occur in Executive Session, with anyone other than the subject individual. Thank you for your anticipated cooperation.
NOTICE: In compliance with Act 655 of the 2018 Regular Session, the LBAB hereby gives notice to its licensees and applicants of their opportunity to file a complaint about board actions and board procedures. You may submit such complaints to one or more of the following organizations: •Louisiana Behavior Analyst Board:Submit in writing to: LBAB, 4334 S. Sherwood Forest Blvd., #C-150, Baton Rouge, LA 70816; firstname.lastname@example.org; (225)295-8413 •Committee on House & Governmental Affairs, La. House of Representatives:Submit to: H&GA@legis.la.gov or Committee on House & Governmental Affairs, La. House of Representatives, PO Box 44486, Baton Rouge, LA 70804; (225) 342-2403 •Committee on Senate & Governmental Affairs; La Senate:Submit to: email@example.com or Committee on Senate & Governmental Affairs; La Senate PO Box 94183, Baton Rouge, LA 70804; (225)342-9845