Behavior Interventionist
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Location: Irvine, CA, USA
University: UC Irvine
Major: Psychology

Behavior Interventionist

EXPERIENCE

Inclusion Facilitator, YMCA of Orange County
Jan 2019 – Present
- Provide aid to children with special needs in their after-school program
- Facilitate connections and relationships between children and their peers
- Implement behavioral plans that focused on decreasing maladaptive behaviors and increasing social, communication, and adaptive skills
- Communicate with parents and program staff on child’s progress in a professional and timely manner

Behavior Interventionist, Behavioral Health Works
Aug 2018 – May 2019
- Implement Applied Behavioral Analysis programs to children with Autism or related disorders
- Execute goals for behavioral changes, collected data, assessed progress and modified behavioral plans when needed
- Work with parents on intervention strategies to develop outside of the therapy session

Shift Lead, Creamistry
Jul 2016 – Aug 2018
- Led a staff of twenty and worked to optimize efficiency and quality of service
- Train new team members in proper customer relations and company procedures
- Supervise marketing efforts including large promotions (grand opening, one-year anniversary)

EDUCATION

University of California – Irvine
Sep 2017 – Present
- BA in Psychology, focus in Cognitive Neuroscience
- Minor in Hearing and Speech Sciences

ACTIVITIES

End Alzheimer’s Club at UCI
Director of Membership and Founding Member, Sep 2018 – Present
- Responsible for leading recruitment and volunteer management
- Founding member duties include: establishing chapter structure and objectives, developing plans for community outreach, and setting quarterly goals for fundraising efforts

Pi Beta Phi Sorority
Member and New Member Educator, Jan 2018 – Present
- Facilitator for new members’ transition into the chapter
- Collaborate with other women of the sorority to uphold values and traditions, increase relations with other organizations on campus, and contribute to our philanthropic initiative

CERTIFICATES

CPR/AED
Dec 2018

ABA Therapy
Aug 2018

psychology, autism, research