Compassionate, solutionsoriented Board Certified Behavior Analyst dedicated to providing exceptional care and devising behaviorally based treatment for children and adults with developmental disabilities
Board Certified Behavior Analyst, 01/2010 to Current Autism Behavioral Solutions, LLC – Alexandria, VA
Senior Behavior Analyst, 04/2006 to 01/2009 May Institute, Inc – Atlanta, GA
Supervised 8-10 behavior specialists, providing training and continuing education in addition to daily case review Conducted educational/functional assessments
Developed functionally based behavior plans Developed assessment based skill acquisition treatment plans
Collected, presented and analyzed data in excel format
Worked with school districts in development of Individualized Education Plans/Behavior Intervention Plans and classroom modifications in order maximum student productivity
Provided parent and professional training in the application of behavior analysis, best practice, and developmental disabilities
Served as an integral part of multiple therapeutic teams striving to create developmentally appropriate interventions
Senior Behavior Analyst, 04/2006 to 01/2009 May Institute – Atlanta
Taught reading, language arts and social sciences in a self-contained ED and LD classroom.
Senior Case Manager, 03/2005 to 04/2006 Goodwill Industries of North Georgia – Atlanta, GA
Maintained a caseload of more than 16 adults experiencing barriers to employment due to developmental disabilities and/or mental illness
Developed and implemented job training and assistance in working towards independent employment
Provided clients with feedback concerning job performance Developed and taught work readiness courses
Established internships with various employers based on individuals strengths Recorded client information regarding medication compliance
Facilitated a smooth discharge by encouraging and reassuring clients throughout their transitions.
Provided comprehensive case management services, including creating career plans and connecting clients and families to appropriate resources.
Senior Case Manager, 02/2005
Conducted educational assessments.
On site data collection and analysis.
Conducted statistical analysis and summarized data for research purposes.
Presented statistical findings to the board.
Added new material to file records and created new records.
Research Analyst, 08/2003
Independent Consultant, Alexandria, VA
Collect and analyze program data to determine program modifications Conduct educational/functional assessments Development and implementation of behavior plans Development and implementation of skill acquisition treatment plans based on assessment outcome Provide school and home-based educational and behavioral training Work with school districts in development of Individualized Education Plans/Behavior Intervention Plans and classroom modification for maximum productivity Connecting clients and families to appropriate resources Continued review of behavior analytic research Attended professional conferences and workshops focused on behavior analytic interventions and research as well as autism and developmental disabilities.
Master of Science: Educational Psychology, 2009 Georgia State University - Atlanta, GA
Bachelor of Arts: Psychology, 2003 West Virginia University - Morgantown, WV
Certificate in Disabilities Studies:
Board Certified Associate Behavior Analyst (BCaBA, #0-1-2312) Behavior Analysis Certification Board, 2007-2012 Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA, #1-12-12676) Behavior Analysis Certification Board, 2012-Present
CONTINUING EDUCATION B.F. Skinners Analysis of Verbal Behavior, Part 1: 2003 West Virginia University -
B.F: 2010 Florida Institute of Technology -
Skinners Analysis of Verbal Behavior, Part 2: 2010 Florida Institute of Technology -
Advanced Topics in Functional Analysis Florida Institute of Technology, 2010 Milestones Autism Organization Annual Conference, 2011 Ethical and Legal Considerations for BA Practitioners Florida Institute of Technology, 2012 Introduction to Behavior Analytic Supervision: 2010 Florida Institute of Technology -
Additional information and references available upon request