Compassionate Behavior Supports LIVE WEBINAR 11/15/2022

November 15, 2022

Live Webinar

This presentation will focus on strategies for addressing occurrences of challenging behavior (such as aggression and self-injury) and provide tips for clinicians and caregivers to support their clients. The presenters will also give an overview of the Behavioral Health practice and the services they provide for individuals with autism and other behavioral health needs.


Criteria for Successful Completion of Activity to Claim CE Certificate

  • Attendance validation via Zoom webinar roster by CE administrator (you must be logged in ZOOM with email account; if multiple people are viewing via one email log-in then all names must be entered in the chat)
  • Evaluation completion






Target Audience


All clinicians regardless of CE credit















Learning Objectives

By the end of this educational activity the learner will be able to:

identify preventative strategies for decreasing challenging behavior.

Identify strategies to use in a behavior crisis to deescalate behavior.

describe how to create a behavior care plan.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Contact hours (ANCC)
  • 1.00 Participation
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
11/15/2022 - 2:00pm EST
Event ends: 
11/15/2022 - 3:00pm EST




There are no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies for those involved with the ability to control the content of this activity.



Kristen Koba-Burdt, BCBA

Kristen is a licensed and Board Certified Behavior Analyst who serves as division director of clinical operations for BAYADA Behavioral Health. She has provided applied behavior analysis (ABA) services for individuals across the lifespan in various settings and served as faculty for graduate-level courses in behavior analysis and ethics. Kristen has served on multiple boards and committees, including president for the Hawai’i Association for Behavior Analysis (HABA).

Whether in an official capacity or of her own volition, Kristen has tirelessly dedicated numerous hours to advocacy and advancement of systems for access to behavioral services. In 2019, she received the Outstanding Sustained Advocacy Award at the Autism Law Summit for her efforts related to consumer access to services, supporting families in rural and underserved areas, and focusing on increasing provider knowledge related to autism policy. In 2020, she received the Champion Award from the University of Massachusetts Medical Center’s Autism Insurance Resource Center for her assistance with telehealth implementation in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Pamela Wood, BCBA

Pamela is a licensed and Board-Certified Behavior Analyst. She works as a behavior services associate for the BAYADA Oahu Behavior Analysis office where she serves as the clinical office leader. She also serves on the BAYADA Clinical Advisory Board representing the Behavioral Health Practice.

Pamela has provided services working with individuals across the lifespan in homes, communities, schools, and clinic settings. She serves as the secretary for the BAYADA Military Community Network Employee Resource Council and the secretary for the Hawaii chapter of Contextual Behavior Science. Additionally, she is credentialed in compassionate treatment approaches for severe challenging behavior.  She has more than 13 years working in the field of challenging behaviors and has been at BAYADA for five years. Pamela’s passion is in teaching and training focusing on compassionate application of applied behavior analysis (ABA).



BAYADA Home Health Care is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Contact hours (ANCC)
  • 1.00 Participation


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By BAYADA; if the education is cancelled for any reason the learner will receive a full refund for any applicable course fee.  BAYADA will not be responsible for any associated fees or costs such as travel or lodging.

By learner; any applicable course fee will be refundable up until two (2) days prior to date registered for the education.  After this date the course fee may be non-refundable.  BAYADA will not be responsible for any associated fees or costs such as travel or lodging.

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