With over 20 years of experience working in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), Laura is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) who earned her MS in Applied Behavior Analysis through Northeastern University and her PhD in Applied Behavior Analysis at Simmons College. Laura’s research interests include experimental functional analysis of challenging behaviors, conditioned reinforcement, parent and staff training, social skills, curriculum, and program development. Laura has experience designing, developing, implementing, and monitoring quality programs for children with Autism and related disabilities within public school systems.