Thom Ratkos

Thom Ratkos

Assistant Professor of Teacher Education

Department: Teacher Education
Phone: 706-236-5495
Fax:
Campus Box: 5019
Location: Cook/248
E-mail: tratkos@berry.edu

Short Bio

Dr. Ratkos is an Assistant Professor in the Teacher Education Department. He is a doctoral level Board Certified Behavior Analyst and teaches a number of courses in behavior analysis through the psychology department, including classes for Berry’s Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analysis (BCaBA) course sequence. He received his PhD in Behavior Analysis from Western Michigan University studying with Dr. Jessica Frieder. Dr. Ratkos has previously worked with and provided services for children with autism as well as children and adolescents engaging in problem behavior. His research interests include conceptual issues in behavior analysis, verbal behavior, and applied behavior analysis.