About Cheryl Davis

Cheryl Davis is assistant professor and practicum coordinator in the Applied Behavior Analysis program. She is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst and a Licensed Applied Behavior Analyst and Certified Special Education Teacher in Massachusetts. She is president of 7 Dimensions Consulting: providing educational and behavioral consultation to public and private schools.

Recent Courses Taught

Introduction to Applied Behavior Analysis
Behavioral Assessment
Clinical Practicum
Interventions in Autism
Core Skills in Autism II
Professional Practice in ABA
Research in ABA
Ethics in ABA
Advanced Topics in ABA
Research Seminar

Research Interests

Trial-Based Functional Analysis
Preference Assessment Implementation
Fad Treatments
Increasing Social Skills

Selected Publications

Davis, C. & Zane, T. L. (2016).  A comparison of reading response methods to increase student learning. The Journal of Educators Online, 13 (1), 25-38.

Zane, T. & Davis, C. (2013). Differential Reinforcement Entries. Encyclopedia of Autism Spectrum Disorders, 757-760.

Educational Background

Ph.D., Endicott College
Applied Behavior Analysis
M.S.,, Simmons College
Special Education
BCBA Coursework, Northeastern University
B.S., University of Connecticut
Human Development