The workgroup chairs compiled this information. Please feel free to reach out with your ideas, questions, and more.

Within this section, you can expect to find:


Ethics are an essential moral and practical guide for professionals and the first layer of protection for clients. The ethical behavior of its members and the field at large is of primary importance to NJABA.

Please contact us with any questions. We help both professionals and clients navigate ethical dilemmas and decide next steps.

Ethics Resources

The Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB) Ethics Department disseminates information about ethics requirements and processes notices of alleged violation.

The BACB’s Ethics page includes ethical codes for behavior analysts and Registered Behavior Technicians (RBT), how to report a complaint, code-enforcement procedures, published sanctions, resources, and more.

Clients Rights in New Jersey

Division of Consumer Affairs

(establishment of a licensure board for behavior analysts is pending legislation; see Advocacy section)

Institutional Abuse Investigation Unit – schools, residential programs, transportation