What's a board-certified behavior analyst?

A board-certified behavior analyst is the only type of provider who can perform applied behavior analysis. To become a Board Certified Behavior Analyst® (BCBA®), a professional must:

  • Have at least a master's degree
  • Have 225 classroom hours of specific graduate-level coursework
  • Meet experience requirements
  • Pass the Behavior Analyst Certification Examination

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Blue Care Network are building a network of board-certified behavior analysts that specialize in treating children with autism.