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Clare J. Liddon, Ph.D., BCBA-D

Assistant Clinical Professor, Applied Behavior Analysis

Full-Time Faculty

School of Education and Health Sciences: Counselor Education and Human Services


  • Ph.D. in Behavior Analysis, Florida Institute of Technology
  • M.S. in Applied Behavior Analysis,  Florida Institute of Technology
  • B.A. in Psychology, University of Central Florida


  • Board Certified Behavior Analyst - Doctoral

Professional Affiliations

  • Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABAI)
  • Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy (BABAT)
  • Florida Association for Behavior Analysis (FABA)

Research Interests

  • Assessment and treatment of severe behavior problems
  • Behavioral relapse and treatment maintenance
  • Verbal behavior

Selected Publications

Liddon, C. J., Kelley, M., Rey, C., Abel, A., & Ribiero, A. (2018). A translational analysis of ABA and ABC renewal of operant behavior. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis.

Liddon, C. J., Kelley, M., & Podlesnik, C. (2017). An animal model of differential reinforcement of alternative behavior. Learning and Motivation, 58, 48-58.

Liddon, C. J., Zarcone, J.R., Pisman, M., & Rooker, G.W. (2016). Examination of behavioral flexibility and function of severe problem behavior in individuals with autism spectrum disorder and intellectual disability. International Journal of Developmental Disabilities, 62, 167-173.

Martinez, C. K., Betz, A. M., Liddon, C. J., & Werle, B. L. (2016). A progression to transfer RIRD to the natural environment. Behavioral Interventions, 31, 144-162.

Kelley, M., Liddon, C. J., Ribiero, A., Greif, A., & Podlesnick, C. (2015). Basic and translational evaluation of renewal of operant responding. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 48, 390-401.

Ribiero, A., Liddon, C. J., Gadaire, D. M., & Kelley, M. E. (2015). Sleep, Elimination, and Noncompliance in Children. In Clinical and Organizational Applications of Applied Behavior Analysis.  Eds. Roane, H. R., Ringdahl, J. E., & Falcomata, T. S.