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Change can come into our lives as a result of a crisis, as a result of choice, or just by chance. When it happens, we are all faced with having to make a choice…and that is, do we change or not, and how do we do it? Board Certified Behavior Analysts Billy Brown and Dr. Paulie Gavoni, best-selling author and coach of MMA champions, are behavior scientists who are excited to have the opportunity to interview successful professionals from across industries. During their discussions you will learn real world actionable strategies along with some of the underlying behavior principles rooted in the science of human behavior and the 5 Laws of Life & Leadership that will help you to successfully adapt and overcome even your biggest challenges to achieve lasting and meaningful outcomes. So buckle up, sit back, and enjoy! Please join us on our mission to spread the practical application of the science of human behavior for helping people across the world by subscribing to our Behavioral Karma YouTube Channel and checking out the best selling book, Behavioral Karma: The 5 Scientific Laws of Life & Leadership, now available on Audible.

Change can come into our lives as a result of a crisis, as a result of choice, or just by chance. When it happens, we are all faced with having to make a choice…and that is, do we change or not, and how do we do it? Board Certified Behavior Analysts Billy Brown and Dr. Paulie Gavoni, best-selling author and coach of MMA champions, are behavior scientists who are excited to have the opportunity to interview successful professionals from across industries. During their discussions you will learn real world actionable strategies along with some of the underlying behavior principles rooted in the science of human behavior and the 5 Laws of Life & Leadership that will help you to successfully adapt and overcome even your biggest challenges to achieve lasting and meaningful outcomes. So buckle up, sit back, and enjoy! Please join us on our mission to spread the practical application of the science of human behavior for helping people across the world by subscribing to our Behavioral Karma YouTube Channel and checking out the best selling book, Behavioral Karma: The 5 Scientific Laws of Life & Leadership, now available on Audible.

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Change can come into our lives as a result of a crisis, as a result of choice, or just by chance. When it happens, we are all faced with having to make a choice…and that is, do we change or not, and how do we do it? Board Certified Behavior Analysts Billy Brown and Dr. Paulie Gavoni, best-selling author and coach of MMA champions, are behavior scientists who are excited to have the opportunity to interview successful professionals from across industries. During their discussions you will learn real world actionable strategies along with some of the underlying behavior principles rooted in the science of human behavior and the 5 Laws of Life & Leadership that will help you to successfully adapt and overcome even your biggest challenges to achieve lasting and meaningful outcomes. So buckle up, sit back, and enjoy! Please join us on our mission to spread the practical application of the science of human behavior for helping people across the world by subscribing to our Behavioral Karma YouTube Channel and checking out the best selling book, Behavioral Karma: The 5 Scientific Laws of Life & Leadership, now available on Audible.

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English


Episodes

Stop Punishing the Use of Punishment!!

1/18/2022
In this episode Paulie and Billy explore the use of punishment. We talk about the use, implementation, and common pitfalls. We strongly recommend that you listen to the disclaimer at the beginning of episode as well as listen through the entire episode. After doing so we invite any feedback positive or constructive over on our facebook page. Check out the Behavioral Karma YouTube Channel for tips on using the practical application of the science of human behavior for making a positive...

Duration:01:03:07

You Don't Have to Talk the Talk to Walk the Walk - Paulie and Billy

12/13/2021
In this episode Paulie and Billy talk about the importance of being fluent enough in the jargon of your profession to be able to speak to others outside of your profession without using the jargon. In other words know your stuff so well you can break it down in a way that anyone can understand. Along the way the two talk about some ways that you might already being using the science of human behavior without even knowing it. Check out the Behavioral Karma YouTube Channel for tips on using...

Duration:00:41:30

OBM in Behavior Analytic Organizations - Where are you??

12/5/2021
In this episode Paulie and Billy talk about a recent article by Paulie that highlights the importance of Behavior Science Practitioners applying their own science within their organizations. The article titled, "OBM in Behavior Analytic Organizations - Where the hell are you??" can be found at the link below. https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/obm-behavior-analytic-organizations-where-hell-you-paul-paulie-/ Check out the Behavioral Karma YouTube Channel for tips on using the practical...

Duration:00:43:39

OBM in the Real World with Rob Scalise

11/23/2021
On this episode Paulie and Billy talk with Rob Scalise about his approach to business consultation. Rob uses the science of human behavior to help create change and innovation within organizations. During our chat, Rob tells us about how he has learned to communicate with business leaders, implement strategies in companies, and how he handles conflict in the consultation process. If you are interested in a real world look at OBM, this episode is for you! For more information on Rob's...

Duration:00:42:48

The 5 Scientific Laws of Life & Leadership Series: Pay For Performance

11/9/2021
In this episode we discuss the 5th Scientific Law of Life & Leadership, pay for performance. Pay for performance is the practice of reinforcing the behaviors that are being targeted for increase. We talk about some ways to identify reinforcers as well as know what might not actually be a reinforcer. Check out the Behavioral Karma YouTube Channel for tips on using the practical application of the science of human behavior for making a positive difference personally and professionally. Check...

Duration:00:30:14

Education, Social Skills, and ABA with Dr. Matthew Brodhead

11/2/2021
In this episode, Billy and Paulie have an authentic and fun conversation with Dr. Matthew Brodhead on a wide range of topics from consulting in education to improving the field of Behavior Analysis. Dr. Brodhead is just the type of Behavior Analyst we like to see in the field! Dr. Brodhead's CV evoked "CV Envy" in us! If you would like to review some great research, he is very well published. Make sure you follow him on LinkedIn...

Duration:00:44:43

The 5 Scientific Laws of Life & Leadership Series: Reciprocal Feedback

10/26/2021
Feedback is a scary term! A lot of people struggle with receiving feedback while on the other side of the exchange the person giving feedback may be struggling to give it. In this episode Paulie and Billy explore the art and behavior science of both giving and receiving feedback. The two take a deep dive into strategies to more effectively deliver feedback to others, how to take feedback with the intent to learn from it, and solicit feedback when needed. Let us know some of your favorite...

Duration:00:40:23

Animal Focused ABA: Shaping Better Lives For Animals with Dr. Eduardo Fernandez

10/12/2021
On this episode we talk with Dr. Eduardo Fernandez. Dr. Eduardo shares stories from the work he has done with animals in many settings including zoos. Dr. Eduardo talks about creating systems and interventions to better the lives of the animals he works with. For anyone looking to get a peak into the world of ABA as applied specifically to animals this is a great jumping off point. If you'd like to connect with Dr. Fernandez or find out more about his work, check out he links...

Duration:00:52:17

The 5 Scientific Laws of Life & Leadership Series: Self Monitoring and Report Out

10/5/2021
In this episode we discuss the 3rd Scientific Law of Life & Leadership, Self-monitoring and report out. This process is unique and takes advantage of the simple act of measuring one’s own pinpointed behavior which can change the frequency of that behavior. It is powerful because it promotes awareness of whether pinpointed behavior is occurring and creates further motivation through the accountability associated with reporting out to a valued individual. We also discuss how to use...

Duration:00:41:31

Overcoming Career Stress and Anxiety with Jason Stonehouse

9/28/2021
Jason Stonehouse joins us to talk about some of his methods to help coach individuals through their career related stress and anxiety. Now more than ever people are facing job related stress and anxiety. Check out this episode for some tips on how to address and overcome that! Check out the Behavioral Karma YouTube Channel for tips on using the practical application of the science of human behavior for making a positive difference personally and professionally.

Duration:00:44:38

The Power of Fun When Learning with Steve Ward

9/21/2021
On this episode we have a lot of fun with veteran Behavior Analyst and author, Steve Ward, about the importance of making learning fun. Steve shares some stories and tips on how to make learning fun. Steve has published a number of books related to teaching and increasing the motivation of students. Check this one our and...

Duration:00:51:01

The 5 Scientific Laws of Life and Leadership Series: Goal Setting

9/14/2021
On this episode Paulie and Billy explore the philosophies that inspired the podcast. This is the second part in a 5 part series that covers the 5 laws outlined in the Behavior Karma book. This episode focuses on law #2, Goal Setting. Goal Setting is crucial to motivating individuals to engage in behaviors that lead to accomplishments. Paulie and Billy break down why this is so important! Check out this episode to get a peek into the 5 laws and be on the lookout for the soon to be released...

Duration:00:35:36

The 5 Scientific Laws of Life and Leadership Series: Pinpointing

9/7/2021
On this episode Paulie and Billy explore the philosophies that inspired the podcast. This is the first part in a 5 part series that covers the 5 laws outlined in the Behavior Karma book. This episode focuses on law #1, pinpointing. Pinpointing is a crucial step for whether your looking to address an issue, avoid a potential issue, or want to be set yourself up for success when beginning something new. Check out this episode to get a peek into the 5 laws and be on the lookout for the soon to...

Duration:00:53:25

Against the Ropes with Jackie Kallen: An Inspirational Story of Forging Your Own Path

8/31/2021
On this episode we had the pleasure of talking with Jackie Kallen. Jackie is one of boxing's first and most successful female managers. Her life was the inspiration for the 2004 film Against the Ropes, starring Meg Ryan. Before boxing she was a journalist who interviewed many celebrities including Elvis and Frank Sinatra. She shares the lessons she has learned over her career regarding overcoming adversity as one of the first females in her field, how to get the best out of people around...

Duration:00:55:37

Stop Preaching to the Choir: Effective Dissemination with Dr. Hank Schlinger

8/24/2021
On this episode we talk with Dr. Henry (Hank) Schlinger. We talk about his history in the field, our issues disseminating outside of the field, and some ideas on how to improve the methods we use to teach people outside the field. We also had a chance to discuss his new book, How to Build Good Behavior and Self-esteem in Children. This is a great book for parents and for those teaching or applying behavior analysis. Amazon:...

Duration:00:55:09

Narcissism: A Behavior Analytic Perspective with Dr. Shannon Shea

8/17/2021
On this episode Paulie and Billy talk with Dr. Shannon Shea, Ph.D., BCBA-D, LABA. Dr. Shea shares her knowledge of various psychiatric disorders. Specifically, we focus on narcissistic and borderline personality disorders. Dr. Shea helps us navigate hypothetical situations that likely anyone could relate to. If you are interested in hearing effective strategies for interacting with narcissist or learning about the disorder this episode is for you. Check out the Behavioral Karma YouTube...

Duration:00:54:00

The Great Resignation: Could the 40 Hour Work Week Be Why?

8/11/2021
On this episode Paulie and Billy explore some potential reasons behind the great resignation. The great resignation is a new term coined to define the nearly 30% of people leaving their jobs and in some cases their fields all together. The pandemic changed the way people look at work and this is one of the byproducts. Paulie reviews ways leaders can avoid this happening to them as he explores the concept of tracking accomplishments over time worked. Do you think you could produce the same...

Duration:00:47:11

Saving Lives with Street Medicine - Patrick Brooks

7/27/2021
On this episode we interview Patrick Brooks. Patrick shares his stories about finding his path through life. His willingness to pivot and follow his passions led him through a storied journey from a career in music to international education to humanitarian work. Get to know Patrick and his amazing work on this episode of the Behavioral Karma Podcast. Check out the Behavioral Karma YouTube Channel for tips on using the practical application of the science of human behavior for making a...

Duration:00:53:13

Using the Science of Human Behavior to Save the Environment with Dr. Nicole Powell and Dr. Jonathan Kimball

7/20/2021
On this episode we have a great conversation with Dr. Nichole Powell and Dr. Jonathan Kimball about how they use the science of human behavior to increase the likelihood people will make choices that are friendly to the environment. They share with us some great stories of how they've applied this to conferences and daily life as well as some ideas on how to improve the spread of these strategies. Check out the Behavioral Karma YouTube Channel for tips on using the practical application of...

Duration:01:00:42

Cultivating Meaningful Diversity with Jose Rios

7/13/2021
On this episode, Paulie chats with Jose Rios about his stories of how he found the field and the work he has done since. Jose has been in the field of human behavior since the 70's. Jose has a passion for cultivating diversity. He explains the struggles and successes he has had trying to cultivate diversity within the field of ABA. Check out the Behavioral Karma YouTube Channel for tips on using the practical application of the science of human behavior for making a positive difference...

Duration:00:51:20