Behavioral Services

behavioral

Bridget Carstensen, BCBA

Bridget became a board certified behavior analyst in 2010. After earning her Bachelor of Science degree in Education for Moderate, Severe, or Multiple Disabilities in 2003, she earned a Master of Arts degree in Multi-categorical Special Education in 2006, and a Master of Arts degree in Educational Administration in 2009. She provides individual behavioral services in natural environments and has some limited services at the clinic. She has extensive training in applied behavior analysis (ABA), and has attended numerous continuing education seminars in all aspects of development. Bridget has a strong knowledge of functional developmental skills, and can help your child to grow in all areas of development using fun and practical activities!

Leah McKenzie, BCBA

Leah graduated from Purdue University West Lafayette with a Bachelor’s degree in Speech and Hearing Sciencesin 2000. She worked in Early childhood education after graduation prior to pursuing her Masters degree in Special Education through Indiana University in 2004, as well as becoming a board certified behavior analyst through her training at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale in 2006. Leah was at the forefront of the development of ABA programming at the time the mandate for ABA coverage was first passed in Indiana. Leah has been the Clinical director in both private ABA clinics and residential care programs in the Central Indiana area. Leah has presented at local and state organizations, and believes training parents and care givers are essential to quality programs. Leah brings with her a passion for individualized programming, parent training, and making sure each individual client is meeting their fullest potential.