Rachel Skinner is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst with over 13 years of experience in behavioral services working with individuals of all ages and developmental levels of ability. She graduated with a Master of Arts in Applied Behavior Analysis from Western Michigan University and is currently living with her husband and three kids in the Fort Wayne, IN area providing ABA therapy for children with autism.
Rachel Skinner has over 18 years of experience working with children having worked in multiple childcare settings, as a nanny, and in classrooms for children with developmental disabilities. Her graduate coursework incorporated the study of self-management behaviors including smoking cessation, exercising, and eating habits. Her behavioral coursework involved working with children and adults with developmental disabilities, mental illness and emotional impairments.
Although she does share her maiden name with the famous psychologist and author of Verbal Behavior B.F. Skinner, she is currently not aware of any known relation at this point. After graduation she began working at a developmental center as a Behavior Analyst managing a caseload of adults with developmental disabilities and severe behavioral challenges. From there she spent time in Michigan as a Behavioral Consultant with DOGstar Productions focusing on dog behavior training, then also consulted with families of children with behavioral challenges.
From Michigan she moved to southern Indiana working as a Behavioral Consultant for children and adults with developmental disabilities, traumatic brain injuries, and/or severe behavioral disorders/mental illness. Now, she works primarily with children again supervising ABA therapy programs. This website has become a great way for Rachel to help families all over the world! Don't forget to 'like' us on Facebook!