Emily received her BCaBA certification in December 2014, she originally graduated from the University of Ottawa with a BA, majoring in Psychology. She has been working in Ottawa, with children with Autism since 2004 and has been involved with Spectrum Intervention Group since 2005. She has had the opportunity to work with a wide range of learners in the centre, in homes and in classroom settings during both 1:1 and group instruction. Through the years she has gained experience as an Instructor Therapist, Therapist Trainer, Team Leader, and now currently as a Senior Therapist. All of her work has been guided under the consistent and ongoing supervision of Clinical Supervisor Lynne Thibodeau, M.Ed. and Kristen M Copeland, BCBA, MA.
Emily shows dedication to her career through ongoing professional development, by attending many workshops on a wide range of ABA related topics. Her motivation to deliver quality programming has lead to continued education in the science of ABA, she is currently a student in the Applied Behaviour Analysis program at Florida Institute of Technology.
Emily also has the pleasure of being involved in community education by presenting ABA workshops for parents and professionals in the Ottawa/Eastern Ontario area along with Lynne Thibodeau.