Pathways is made up of a talented team of over 50 highly qualified Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBA), Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analysts (BCaBA), Registered Behavior Technicians (RBT), and behavior therapists.
Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) are credentialed through the governing agency, the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB®). BCBA’s must hold a Master’s Degree in Psychology or Education or a related field. BCBA’s serve many roles to include designing programs for treatment, analyzing and interpreting data, designing specific treatment protocols and interventions, training staff on implementation, supervising aspiring BCBA’s, and supervising and managing direct service staff.
BCaBAs and Master Level Therapist
Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analysts (BCaBAs) have a bachelor’s degree in psychology or a related field and have completed the rigorous credentialing requirements set forth by the governing board (BACB®). Master Level Therapist hold a master degree in a related field, have a minimum of 2 years of experience working in the field of ABA and with individuals with autism.
Registered Behavior Technicians (RBT)/Therapists
Most behavior technicians hold a bachelor’s degree or associate’s degree and have a minimum of 2 years of experience working with children and adults with disabilities, as well as previous experience with ABA. Many current therapists are working towards certification as a Registered Behavior Technician (RBT), the new standards set forth by BACB®. The behavior technicians provide direct therapy in a 1:1 manner to the client in the home, school, or community setting.
The entire Pathways team is continuously being trained and supervised to foster an environment of learning and leadership.