Senior Centre Clinician, Behaviour Support Specialist and Board Certified Behaviour Analyst®
Ariana is a board-certified behaviour analyst with 9+ years of experience implementing applied behaviour analysis therapy with children with autism spectrum disorders and other developmental disabilities. She holds a bachelor’s of psychology (2014) and master’s of ABA (2017) from Western Michigan University, as well as a graduate diploma of health research (2020) from Griffith University.
She has conducted research in evidence-based practice, visual activity schedules, and teaching vocal-verbal language to preverbal children. She has presented her research at the Behavior Analysis Association of Michigan and the Applied Behaviour Analysis Australia conferences, respectively.
Ariana is currently studying her PhD in Education at Monash University to obtain docterate-level BCBA certification (BCBA-D). In her spare time she enjoys snorkelling, taking bush walks with her cattle dog, camping, and travelling.