WORCESTER, MA… Sally Burke, M.S. Ed., BCBA, Director of Early Intervention at Behavioral Concepts (BCI), a company of behavioral clinicians specializing in the care of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) throughout Massachusetts, has been honored with the “Distinguished Teaching Award” from Bay Path University.
Burke is an Adjunct Professor for Bay Path University and has been teaching for five years. The School of Education and Health and Human Services nominated Burke to be awarded the Distinguished Teaching Award and she was recognized at Bay Path University’s annual Faculty Recognition and Appreciation Dinner on May 20, 2019 at the Springfield Country Club.
“I’m very passionate about teaching and honored to receive this special recognition,” said Burke.
For more than 15 years, Burke has been serving children diagnosed with special needs. She joined BCI 12 years ago as Clinical Coordinator and Board-Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) before being promoted to Director of Early Intervention.
Burke holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Westfield State University and a Master’s degree in Education from Simmons College in Boston. She is a Board-Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) and a member of Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy (BABAT). Burke has previously presented at the Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABAI).
Burke’s articles about autism have been published in Autism Parenting Magazine and Baystate Parent magazine.
BCI & Bay Path University Partnership
BCI has a partnership with Bay Path University which enables BCI employees to earn their Master’s degree and get their classroom instruction from Bay Path University professors onsite at BCI’s 345A Greenwood Street, Worcester location. For more information about BCI’s partnership with Bay Path University, visit https://bciaba.com/careers/become-a-bcba/.
For more information about Bay Path University, visit http://www.baypath.edu/.
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 after school 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.