Richard G. Smith

Department: 
Behavior Analysis
College: 
College of Health and Public Service
Email: 
rsmith@scs.unt.edu
Phone: 
(940) 565-4970
Expertise: 
Treating self-injurious and destructive behaviors associated with autism, applied behavior analysis, effective strategies for parents and caregivers to manage their children’s difficult behaviors.
Education: 
PhD, psychology (experimental analysis of behavior), University of Florida MS, psychology (experimental analysis of behavior), University of Florida BA, psychology, Illinois State University
Activities: 
Director of the North Texas Project on Self-Injury, a research project on self-injury in persons with developmental disabilities. Member of the Association for Behavior Analysis and certified as a behavior analyst.