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Professional Summary
Behavior Therapist with extensive knowledge of Applied Behavioral Analysis therapy-based programs individualized to meet the specific needs of each client. Excellent interpersonal skills, evaluation and assessment ability, with experience ranging from 3-26 years of age.
  • CPI Certified
  • Discrete Trials
  • Assessments
  • Functional Communication
  • LAMP and Touch Chat
  • Program Development
  • First Aid and CPR Certified
  • Excellent Chart Documentation
Work History
Teaching Aide/ ABA, Current
Seem Collaborative Stoneham, MA
  • Implement academic, social language and behavioral programming using ABA techniques, including Discrete Trial and Natural Environment Teaching.
  • Small group classroom instructional.
  • Assist the teacher in the delivery of instruction and the implementation of the IEP Goals and objectives.
  • Collection and graphing of behavioral and academic student performance.
  • Attend IEP and update meetings.
Behavior Therapist, 01/2017 to 06/2017
Newton Public School District Newton, Massachusetts, United States
  • Implement academic, social language and behavioral programming using ABA techniques, individualizing behavior programs every student.
  • Experience in functional communication training using PECS and AAC devices.
  • Work with students 1:1 throughout the entire school day working on both discrete trials and academic work as well as social pragmatic instruction in real life situations throughout the school day using methodology of ABA.
  • Student Case Manager: maintaining program book, creating materials, summarizing data.
  • Home based parent training.
  • Work with BCBA to modify academic and behavior programs to best meet student needs.
ABA Paraprofessional, 08/2016 to 01/2017
Medford Public Schools Medford, MA
  • Provide 1:1 interventions to children to help increase their academic, social, and communication skills while also decreasing challenging behaviors.
  • Work cooperatively with other paraprofessional, certified and licensed staff to facilitate positive interactions for the student with all staff and the ability to take instructions from a variety of school staff who are responsible for the student's education.
  • Use appropriate applied behavior teaching, communication, and reinforcement techniques.
  • Collect and track academic and behavior data.
  • Maintains appropriate documentation on outcomes of discrete trials and functional communication training.

Behavior Therapist, 02/2016 to 10/2016
  • Taught objectives on individual treatment programs using the principles of applied behavior analysis including discrete trial, shaping, natural environment training, verbal behavior, social skills, self-help, and behavior.
  • Worked with clients ranging in age between 3 and 27 years of age in their home, public school, and group home settings.
  • Program implementation consisting of conducting treatment sessions, recording data, and communicating effectively with clients' families , BCBA supervisor, co-workers, and teachers to create a collective plan of support.
  • Trained new staff assigned to work with my specific clients to collect data and facilitate sessions using the behavior plan.
  • Work in an effective, efficient, ethical, and socially valid manner treating clients safely and with respect.
  • Foster reasoning and problem solving through active exploration games and activities.

Store Co-Owner, 01/2014 to 07/2016
Boutique Fabulous Cambridge, MA
  • Calculated and implemented monthly goals providing coaching to increase ADT, UPT, and sales.
  • Effectively managed all merchandise including buying, receiving, maintaining and completing annual inventory count.
  • Accounts Receivable/Payable reconciliation.
  • Compile annual recommendations for end of fiscal year budgets.

State Licensed Family Child Care Provider, 01/2011 to 06/2013
Green Wagon Family Daycare Somerville, MA
  • Licensed by the Commonwealth of MA to provide childcare for infants to school aged children.
  • Provided a safe and healthy environment where children learned about themselves, their friends and the world around them.
  • Through a well developed, age appropriate curriculum, each child was encouraged to discover his or her abilities and interests.
  • Maintained daily records of children's individual activities, behaviors, meals and naps.
  • Interacted with families in a positive manner as well as provided helpful parenting information to families on child development and community support.
  • Created and implemented developmentally-appropriate curriculum that addressing all learning styles.
  • Completed monthly child development assessments following the Massachusetts state guidelines.
Master of Science: Applied Behavior Analysis, 2018
Simmons College - Boston
Bachelor of Science: Management/Marketing, 2015
Bay State College - Boston, MA
Management/Marketing Dean's List 3.74

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Professional Summary
  • Behavior Therapist experienced in working with families of children across the broad range of the autism spectrum(early to advanced learners) as well as with families of typically developing children.
  • International non profit volunteer work spans 5 countries internationally beginning 17 years ago.
  • Leading, organizing and training teams for international volunteer work 
  • Multi cultural volunteer experience(Africa, Romania, Ecuador, Peru and Haiti)
  • Trained public speaker
  • Background in social media marketing 
  • Lead ABA therapy 
  • Multi environment based ABA care 
  • Special Services IEP(Individualized Education Program) support provider
  • Line Therapist educator 
  • CPI, CPR and First Aid Certified
  • Education in psychology and child psychology
Work History
Registered Behavior Technician, 12/2017 to Current
ABX Solutions, LLC. Charleston, SC
  • Working with children, families and the supportive team to establish ongoing goals, accompanied by paired trainings, to achieve individualized goals geared towards increased independence
  • Implementing behavior modification techniques to assist in the molding of appropriate behavior
  • Creating individualized daily lesson plans incorporating both structured and unstructured environments to generalize growth across fields
Behavior Therapist, 08/2016 to 12/2017
Kelly Services, Inc. 5900 Core Ave #400, North Charleston, SC 29406

    Behavior Therapist providing individual, specialized services in conjunction with Kelly Services, Inc. and Berkeley County School District to aid with the progress, and implementation, of students' IEP(Individualized Education Program) goals.  This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Monitoring each student's educational, and social, progress with individualized files, data collection, and spreadsheet data.
  • Delivering individualized programming, and differentiated instruction, for students on the autism spectrum.
  • Identifying signs of potential emotional or developmental concerns in children and partnering with their educative teams, and providers, to assist in collaborative problem solving efforts to achieve the best program implementation for the progress of the child.
Behavior Modification Therapist, 11/2015 to 02/2016
Independently contracted partnerships Daniel Island, SC
  • Used behavior modification techniques to redirect behavior of both parent and child in order to establish a healthy environment for proper growth and development
  • Independently serviced families in the greater Charleston area

Lead ABA Therapist/Line ABA Therapist, 10/2012 to 03/2015
EAP, Inc. 1123 Queensborough Drive, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464

Lead Therapist:

  • Training and supervising teams of therapists, graphing client's weekly progress, ordering necessary therapy materials, aiding with team trainings and meetings, communicating client's ongoing needs and progress to our local ABA clinic, regional coordinator(s) and parents as needed

Line Therapist:

  • Executing ABA specific programs tailored to the client's needs. These include, but are not limited to, behavior modification, language development(including sign language), gross motor development, fine motor development, natural environment training, potty training and social skill development
Educator/House Manager for Non Profit(Internship), 07/2013 to 10/2013
Child Hope International Port au Prince, Haiti
  • Developed innovative programs, and activities, based on school and community needs
  • Planned, and hosted, course related interactive activities
  • Hosted visiting international teams staying onsite
  • Worked within a team to best create, maintain and troubleshoot both new and ongoing projects
Bachelor of Arts: Religion Major/Psychology Minor, 2007
Charleston Southern University - 9200 University Boulevard, North Charleston, SC 29406

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To continue to gain experience in providing exceptional services to my clients and their families. 

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certified, Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) certified, Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) certified 
04/2018 to Current
Behavior Therapist Arkansas Autism Connection Bentonville, Arkansas
  • Provide ABA services to children with Autism
11/2017 to 04/2018
ABA Implementer Arkansas Autism Connection Bentonville, Arkansas
  • Provide ABA services to children with Autism
07/2017 to 12/2017
Intern NWA Center for Sexual Assault Fayetteville, Arkansas
  • In charge of running and doing research for the Suicide Prevention Coalition Facebook page
  • Shadowing clinics for Rape kit exams 
  • Answering Hotline calls
  • Scheduling Rape kit exams and counseling sessions
  • Scanning and organizing SANE charts
  • Entering hotline call data into excel
05/2016 to 07/2017
Shift Lead Tangiers Mediterranean Cafe Fayetteville, Arkansas
01/2014 to 08/2015
Shift Lead Nekter Juice Bar Southlake, Texas
05/2014 to 07/2014
Summer Intern Medi Weight Loss Clinics Southlake, Texas
  • Pulled Medical Charts
  • Checked Patients in/out
  • Made injections
  • Greeted at the front desk
  • Made phone calls to patients
  • Scheduled Appointments
Volunteer Experience
  • Arkansas Community Correction Center
  • Member of the Northwest Arkansas Suicide Prevention Coalition
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • 7 Hills Homeless Center
  • Northwest Arkansas Center for Sexual Assault 24/7 Hotline
  • Allaso Ranch camp counselor
  • New Horizons Children's Home
Bachelor of Science: Public Health University of Arkansas Fayetteville, Arkansas
College of Education and Health Professions

Associates: General Studies North Central Texas College Flower Mound, Texas

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Energetic, motivating, and personable Fitness Professional.  Expert in helping individuals not only meet fitness goals but possess leadership skills that catapult individuals to meet life goals successfully.  Strong sales skills and always aim to close the deal.

  • Weight training expertise
  • Goal-oriented
  • Persuasive communication expertise
  • Excellent sales skills
  • Team building
  • Strategic thinker
  • Effective team player
  • Fast learner
  • 13 years customer service
  • Personable and friendly

Recognized #1 in Region; Membership Sales, LA Fitness 

Excellent Physical Condition

Sketchers Sport Commercial

Represented by one of the Largest Modeling Agencies in the Country.

2008 Summer Olympics, Beijing, China, Shaw HS Marching Band

08/2018 to Current
Treatment Technician Hotel California by the Sea Newport Beach, CA
  • Help facilitate individualized treatment and services to men, who are struggling with addiction and substance conditions.
01/2018 to 08/2018
Behavior Therapist Children's Learning Connection Orange, CA
  • Help children with autism develop coping, social and life skills.
01/2017 to 01/2018
Insulation Installer Attic Guys Anaheim, CA
  • Installed insulation in residential homes.
06/2009 to 12/2017
Owner / Professional Fashion Model and Stylist The Denzel Project Las Vegas, NV
  • Fitness, Print and Commercial
  • Marketing and Networking
  • Wilhelmina, Block Agency, HRI Talent, Russell Athletic and Zappos
Christian Studies Freedom Bible College Santa Fe Springs, CA, 90670 Certificate of Theology
Business Freedom School of Business Santa Fe Springs, CA, 90670 Certificate of Business
High School Diploma: General Studies Charles F. Brush High School Lyndhurst, OH, US
Volunteer Experience

Men's Weekly Bible Study,  Freedom Christian Center

Campus Leader, Freedom Christian Center

Assistant Youth Coach, Neon Blazers Soccer Team