Lindsay Fallon, Ph.D., BCBA-D

Dr. Fallon conducts research that broadly targets (a) offering efficient, effective training and support strategies to provide evidence-based behavioral interventions in high need, under-resourced settings, and (b) the impact of these supports and interventions on students' learning outcomes and social/behavioral wellness, particularly for minoritized youth. She is continuing a line of research related to developing and testing an assessment tool for culturally and contextually relevant school-based behavioral supports. 

Dr. Fallon is an Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director for the School Psychology Ph.D. Program in the Department of Counseling and School Psychology at University of Massachusetts Boston. She is the Co-Coordinator of the Behavioral School Psychology Interest Group (BSPIG) affiliated with the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP), and Co-Chair of the Society of the Study of School Psychology (SSSP) Early Career Forum. She is an Associate Editor for Assessment for Effective Intervention and Journal of Educational and Psychological Consultation as well as an editorial board member of several journals.


In 2017, she was awarded a SSSP Early Career Research Award to fund her research. Later in the same year, she received funding from the Institute of Education Sciences via the Early Career Development and Mentoring Award. She was selected as an early career scholar for the SSSP School Psychology Research Collaboration Conference in 2017 and served as a catalyst scholar for the conference in 2022. In 2020, she was a co-recipient of the Lightner Witmer Award for early career scholarship, presented by Division 16 of the American Psychological Association. Recently, she was elected to serve a two-year term as the Vice President for Education, Training, & Scientific Affairs for Division 16.

She has collaborated with her team to co-author nearly 60 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters and has presented over 100 regional and national conference presentations.


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