Adel Najdowski, Ph.D., BCBA-D, is Halo Behavioral Health’s Research Manager, as well as an Associate Professor and the Director of the Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis program at Pepperdine University.
Dr. Najdowski has worked with children with autism and their families since 1995. Dr. Najdowski has over 40 publications including her books, Flexible and Focused! Teaching Executive Function Skills to Individuals with Autism and Attention Disorders and A Workbook of Ethical Case Scenarios in Applied Behavior Analysis. She has served on the editorial boards of the Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis and Behavior Analysis in Practice and as a Guest Editor for a special issue in Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders. She currently serves on the board of directors for the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB) and the disciplinary review committee (DRC) for the BACB.
Her research interests include social justice and teaching higher-order skills to individuals with autism. She is a frequent speaker at conferences and guest on podcasts and web-based shows.