MEDWAY, SHREWSBURY AND WORCESTER, MA… More than 40 were in attendance at a recent Women’s Circle Breakfast at Southgate in Shrewsbury to hear guest speaker Jessica Stott, M.S., BCBA, LABA, Director of Center Based Services for Behavioral Concepts (BCI) in Worcester speak on the topic of Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Behavioral Concepts is a company of behavioral clinicians specializing in the care of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) throughout Central Massachusetts. Stott spoke on the topic “Autism: Let’s get down to the facts, treatment approaches and into the daily lives of those diagnosed.” As provider of ABA intervention to children diagnosed with ASD, BCI serves over 500 clients and families with the goal of providing treatment for behavior change to meet individualized milestones.
Stott’s presentation discussed the effects of ABA and reviewed other treatment methods. Stott also highlighted stories of success and provided an overview of services available within the community.
Stott is available to speak to a wide range of audiences, from business and fraternal organizations to civic groups.
Stott has provided ABA based services to children with disabilities for more than 10 years and is a former adjunct faculty for Endicott College. As BCI’s Director of Center Based Services in Worcester, Stott specializes in staff and parent training, consultative services, and program development. She also oversees these services.
Stott received a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Endicott College in Beverly, MA and a Master’s degree in Applied Behavioral Analysis from Simmons College in Boston. She is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA), a Licensed Applied Behavior Analyst (LABA) in the state of Massachusetts. She is a member of the Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABAI).
A native of Medway, MA, Stott resides in Hudson, MA.
Southgate at Shrewsbury is a retirement community located at 30 Julio Drive, Shrewsbury, MA 01545. For more information about Southgate at Shrewsbury, visit http://southgateatshrewsbury.com.
To arrange a speaking engagement or to learn more about BCI, visit their website at https://bciaba.com or contact 508-363-0200.
Behavioral Concepts (BCI) provides Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services to children with autism and their families in central Massachusetts. We identify and facilitate effective personalized instruction that allows children to discover more, learn more, and be more – increasing their independence and enhancing their quality of life at home, in school, and in the community. BCI is a Massachusetts Department of Public Health approved provider of specialty ABA services for early intervention. BCI also provides center, home-based, and afterschool services through private and public health insurance. The organization was founded in 2002 by Dr. Jeffrey R. Robinson. Further information on BCI is available at https://bciaba.com.
BCI is part of the LEARN Behavioral family of companies, a national organization dedicated to helping all children succeed in school and life. Learn more at http://learnitsystems.com