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Olga Yarova

Associate Professor

Psychology Department

Division of Social Sciences


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Phone: +996 (312) 915000 ext. 441

Room: 315


1) Developmental psychology

2) Social psychology

3) Applied Behavior Analysis for Diverse Settings

4) Applied Bahavior Analysis treatment II

5) Special psychology

6) Psychogenetics

2015         Course work for BCBA (270 credit hours) Clemson University, US Supervisor: William Edwards, BCBA

2005         Master of Arts in Gender Studies  Central European University, Budapest, Hungary

 2004        Master of Arts in Psychology Completed with honours Ivan Franko Lviv National University, Lviv, Ukraine

2003         Bachelor of Arts in Psychology  Completed with honours Ivan Franko Lviv National University, Lviv, Ukraine

04/2018 - Executive course “Action research, effective writing and advocacy”, Central European University’s School for Public Policy in partnership with OSF, Budapest, Hungary

05/2016 - “ADOS-2 training course” Fondation Pole – Autisme, Geneva, Switzerland

11/2012“Montessori pedagogy” Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan


Inclusive education

Applied behaviour analysis


Down syndrome


Molchanova E., Petrosyan K., Yarova O. Clinical manual on assessment and therapy of ASD patients before they reach 19 years old, approved by Kyrgyz Ministry of Health. Bishkek, 2018

Kim E., Myrzabekova A., Molchnova E., Yarova O. Making the “Empowered Woman”:  Exploring Contradictions in Gender and Development Programming in Kyrgyzstan. Central Asian Survey, 2018

Yarova O. Application of applied Behavior Analysis Treatment to children with Down syndrome. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, Conference proceedings, Barcelona Spain May 26-27, 2017

Yarova, O. (2006). The Impact of Migration of Ukrainian Women to Italy on Their Families in Ukraine in Szczepaniková, A., Čaněk, M. & J. Grill (Eds.), “Migration Processes in Central and Eastern Europe: Unpacking the Diversity”. Available at

Yarova, O. (2010). The Concept of the Family in the Life of Ukrainian Female Migrants: The case of Italy, LAMBERT Academic Publishing.


 2018 European Association for Behavior Analysis

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