Jim Ball, Ph.D.
Dr. Jim Ball, a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA-D), has been working in the private sector field of autism for 25+ years. In a variety of settings, he has provided educational, employment, and residential services to children and adults affected with autism.
Dr. Ball has lectured nationally and internationally, provided expert testimony, and published in the areas of early intervention, behavior, consultation services, social skills, technology, and trauma. He is a featured author and is on the advisory board for the Autism Asperger's Digest magazine. His 2008 triple Award Winning book, "Early Intervention & Autism: Real-Life Questions, Real-Life Answers" was released in February of 2008.
Dr. Ball, a former Board of Trustee member for the New Jersey Center for Outreach and Services for the Autism Community (COSAC), now Autism New Jersey, is also a member of the COSAC/Autism NJ Professional Advisory Board.
He is a Board member of the Autism Society's (AS) Board of Directors and is currently the Chair of the National Board. Prior to that, Dr. Ball assisted the AS Board as the Co-Chair of the AS Panel of Professional Advisors (2005-2009).
Financial: Dr. Jim Ball is a speaker and an author for Future Horizons Inc. and receives compensation. He has a DVD/CD product produced by PESI, Inc. and receives royalties.
Non-Financial: James Ball has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.