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    Dr Mecca Chiesa
    Mecca Chiesa is a Board Certified Behaviour Analyst who has published widely on philosophical and experimental issues in the science of behaviour. She received her Ph.D from the University of Wales Cardiff in 1990. Her thesis was subsequently revised and published as Radical Behaviorism: The Philosophy and the Science (1994, Boston: Authors Cooperative), and is now in its second printing. She was on the editorial board of The Behavior Analyst from 1995 to 2001 and is currently on the editorial boards of the European Journal of Behavior Analysis and Behavioral Technology Today.
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    Maria Hurman
    Maria qualified as a learning disability nurse in 1983 and has worked in a number of NHS learning disability services including Hilda Lewis House at the Bethlem Hospital in 1987 and the Behaviour Support Team in East Berkshire in 1992.
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    Dr Claire Bates
    Dr Claire Bates has a dual role, working at Tizard as an Honorary Research Associate and as a Quality Analyst at Choice Support, a support provider organisation she joined in 2002.
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    Dr David Oliver
    David Oliver joined the Tizard Centre as an Honorary Reader in 2013, although he has been involved in the University since 1999 initially as an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the Kent Institute of Medicine and Health Sciences and latterly as Honorary Reader at the Centre for Professional Practice at Medway.

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Last Updated: 14/07/2015