Shaun obtained her Bachelors of Arts from Lewis & Clark, here in Portland. After graduating she worked at a year round school for children with Autism as an assistant teacher. She fell in love with ABA and how it helped children gain meaningful skills. She then went on to continue her education through University of Washington's distance option, obtaining a Masters in Special Education and Applied Behavior Analysis. Shaun is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) and a Licensed Behavior Analyst (LBA) in the state of Oregon. Shaun has over six years of experience within the field of developmental disabilities. She has worked in schools, ABA clinics, community based instruction and in-homes. Shaun is very passionate about ABA and loves including families into the treatment process.
1:1 ABA therapy, community instruction, in-home therapy
BCBAs exclusively use evidence based interventions to help clients. Some of Shaun's favorites include: Functional Communication Training (FCT), Differential Reinforcement, Natural Environment Teaching (NET), antecedent interventions, and behavioral momentum.
0-5, 6-11, 12-14
Autism Spectrum Disorder , Applied Behavioral Analysis