Inside a Wave


CBSI is a collaborative effort between researchers and practitioners who are passionate about the scientific analysis and understanding of police behavior. We solve socially important problems through novel applications of behavioral principles in police academy training.

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Get to know your hosts, Drs. John & Dawn O'Neill, as we explore the purpose and vision for our adventure in the dissemination of behavioral science.


Now serving: police academy training!

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Continuing Education

BACB Type II ACE Provider #OP-20-3328

We provide unique content that is based on our applied research in police academy training and cover prerequisite knowledge for collaboration with law enforcement.


Popular offerings: Police Academy Training | Firearms Safety | Mindful Policing


We offer a variety of consultation services including scientific analysis and improvement of police academy training, curriculum development, scientific expert witness testimony, and BACB supervision (BCaBA & BCBA).

Schedule a meeting to discuss how we can collaborate to achieve your goals.

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Our scholars publish scientifically sound behavioral experiments and analyses in peer-reviewed journals. Our training and consultation relies on the integrity, quality, and practical application of data gathered through the rigorous methods and procedures of contextual behavioral science.

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Thanks for your interest. Get in touch with us for any questions about collaboration or consultation. We’d love to hear from you!

Greater Boston Area, USA

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