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Mark R Dixon

Visiting Clinical Professor, Disability and Human Development

Faculty Director, Training Coordinator, DHD Family Clinic

Clinical Professor, Rehabilitation Sciences


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, 119

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Office Hours

By appointment


Dr. Dixon is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst – Doctorate and a visiting clinical professor at the Department of Disability and Human Development. Dr. Dixon has published 12 books, over 230 peer reviewed journal articles, and delivered 1000s of presentations around the globe. His research and/or expert opinions have been featured in Time Magazine, Newsweek, The New York Times, National Public Radio, This American Life, and Netflix’s series Bill Nye Saves the World. Dr. Dixon cares for individuals and their families impacted by autism and other developmental disabilities through his innovative research that guides practice. He has generated millions of dollars of funding to infuse behavior analysis within local schools and treatment facilities and created multiple clinics for persons diagnosed with autism and related conditions.

Service to the Community

Faculty director of the Cognition, Behavior, and Mindfulness Clinic


Ph.D., Psychology, University of Nevada, 1998