2003: Richard Foxx

Dr. Richard Foxx is a professor of psychology and coordinator of the ABA master’s program at Penn State Harrisburg and also a clinical adjunct professor of pediatrics at the Penn State College of Medicine. He has written or co-edited seven books, written more than 130 scientific publications, made 13 training films, and given more than 1,500 talks. He has been editor-in-chief of Behavioral Interventions and served on the editorial boards of five journals. He is a Fellow of ABAI, the American Psychological Association, the American Psychological Society, and the American Association on Mental Retardation. He was ABAI president in 1995. He was the first president and has been executive director of the Pennsylvania Association for Behavior Analysis. Dr. Foxx has been an expert witness in many court cases, including before the U.S. Supreme Court, and is a licensed psychologist and Board Certified Behavior Analyst. His book Toilet Training in Less Than a Day has sold more than two million copies and been translated into seven languages, and his training film, Harry, has won numerous cinematic awards.


Back to Effective Presentation of Behavior Analysis in the Mass Media Award