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Dr. David Bergmark
El Dr. David Bergmark aporta su conocimiento del comportamiento, la satisfacción de los empleados y el crecimiento y la satisfacción del cliente a la vanguardia en Waypoints. Le apasiona crear un mejor entorno de trabajo para BCBA y RBT, así como ofrecer mejores resultados para los clientes.
Rachael M. Greenman
Rachael M. Greenman ha dedicado más de ocho años a ayudar a las personas a llevar una vida saludable y productiva a través de la construcción de sus habilidades e intereses para una experiencia individualizada. Ella administra tratamientos de salud conductual como proveedora y como madre y exige el mismo alto nivel de atención que esperaría que se brindara a todos sus propios hijos.
Dra. Jessica Gamba
Como profesora y directora de prácticas, la Dra. Jessica Gamba ha supervisado el trabajo de campo y la educación de cientos de estudiantes que siguen carreras en el análisis de la conducta. Ahora asegura una competencia mantenida y un desarrollo profesional para todos los empleados de Waypoints, así como planes de intervención basados en la literatura empírica más actualizada.
Taylor Jasgur has a bachelor’s degree in Human Development & Family Studies from Michigan State University, and has over four years of experience in the field of ABA, including case management, payer relations, and administration. She also has over eight years of experience volunteering and working with individuals of all ages with special needs, helping them realize their full potential.
Andrea Milligan has a bachelor’s degree in Human Development & Family Studies from Michigan State University and has over six years of experience in the field of ABA, including case management, payer relations, administration, and being a behavior technician herself! She has worked with many age groups and those with behavioral challenges. Andrea is very excited to be a part of the Waypoints team!
Candace Unruh, RBT, tiene más de cuatro años de experiencia trabajando con personas con IDD y MI, así como siete años trabajando en educación infantil. Le apasiona trabajar con los niños de una manera agradable para ayudarlos a desarrollar su propio proceso para alcanzar sus metas de ser felices y estar bien de una manera que tenga sentido para ellos.
Brittany Wick tiene una maestría en ciencias del comportamiento. Actualmente brinda servicios técnicos mientras se prepara para el examen BCBA. Tiene años de experiencia directa con clientes y le apasiona el cuidado integral de la persona y el cultivo de un entorno de aprendizaje para todas las edades y capacidades.
Melissa Hoogeboom has her Masters Degree in Education and Applied Behavior Analysis from Texas State University. Through her experience with learners aged 2-21, Melissa has consistently expanded her knowledge to accommodate her client's needs. Melissa frequently uses Skill Based Treatment and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy within her practice, along with traditional reinforcement systems, to meet learner's where they are at and grow in their independence and autonomy. Melissa brings in a wealth of knowledge as a previous Registered Behavior Technician, being a mother/caregiver, and experience with high challenging behavior learners.
Kristen Priem has worked in the field of special education for the past 27 years and has been a BCBA for 17 years. She has experience with a wide range of clients and is committed to creating positive change for families.
Jessica Grosso works as a BCBA and brings years of experience working in ABA in both in home and clinic settings. Prior to working in ABA she worked as a Recreation Therapist servicing special needs of all ages. In her spare time she runs a farm that she hopes to bring her love of ABA and animals together.
Dave has a variety of experiences working with people of all ages. He has held leadership positions in Developmental Training, a Regional Director in Michigan and New Mexico, and Clinical Director in the Atlanta area. Dave has been a BCBA since 2014 serving hundreds of children on the Autism Spectrum.
Jake completed his B.S. at Western Michigan University with a major in Psychology and an emphasis in Applied Behavior Analysis. While at WMU, in addition to completing his undergrad practicum at an ABA clinic for early intervention, he was also a paraprofessional at a school for post-high school aged students teaching independent living and job skills, as well as a direct care worker for children with emotional and developmental diagnoses. After his time in Kalamazoo, Jake and his wife, Sarah, moved to Chicago where he attended The Chicago School of Professional Psychology and received his M.S. in ABA. While in Chicago, he was a paraprofessional at another school helping to teach independent living skills, a technician for an in-home ABA provider, and a practicum student with an organization called Misericordia. After Chicago, he and Sarah moved back to Michigan and eventually ended up working in the Metro Detroit area, where he is originally from. Now, he and his family are ready to start again in Grand Rapids! In his spare time, Jake really enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, reading (sci-fi, Lovecraftian horror, and epic fantasies are his favorite!), being outside, watching rugby, and consuming way too much Marvel and DC content.
Allie has a master's degree in Special Education: Applied Behavior Analysis. She is currently studying to take her BCBA exam and works as a QBHP in the meantime. Allie's passion is helping clients and their families as well as working to promote societal acceptance of those that are neurodivergent. Allie is family oriented and lives with her husband, 2 dogs and a cat.
Jaysen King graduated from Western Michigan University with a master's degree in behavior analysis. Jaysen currently attends Capella University, where he is pursuing his doctorate of education (EdD) in educational and organizational leadership. Jaysen has a wide ranging set of experiences applying principles of behavior analysis and enjoys the administrative side of tasks, as well as direct applications, that spur the most creativity.
He trabajado en la industria de necesidades especiales y discapacidades durante cuatro años, adquiriendo experiencia en autismo, discapacidades del desarrollo, discapacidades físicas y salud mental. Como técnico de comportamiento registrado, me apasiona avanzar en mis conocimientos sobre los servicios para el autismo y trabajar con cada familia única. Además de ser un RBT, también proporciono un respiro en toda la comunidad y soy voluntario en una instalación residencial. Fuera del trabajo, disfruto explorando senderos locales, jugando con mis gatos y pintando.
Allena has always had a passion for helping people and families which has manifested itself into her love for ABA. She graduated from Alma College with a double major in Psychology and English. She has dreams of getting her Psy.D and opening her own practice. In her free time she loves to read, try new restaurants, and be outdoors by the pool or in her garden.
Megan Nordbeck, RBT, está cursando su licenciatura en psicología con los planes posteriores de lograr un BCBA. Megan tiene más de cinco años de experiencia trabajando con personas mayores y personas con discapacidades. Ella es empática y con ganas de aprender.
For the last four years Paige has dedicated her time to working with individuals in ABA therapy. While attending college for nursing, she soon realized behaviors intrigued her. With family experiences and a passion for children, Paige is easily drawn to the ABA field. She is a true kid at heart. Paige loves to make session work fun and engaging specific to every individual she works with. Paige is newly married to a beautiful woman, has a 3 year old golden retriever, 3 spunky cats, and the most dapper bearded dragon. Paige loves the outdoors, camping, kayaking, and laying in the sun at the beach. Meditation, yoga, tending to her plants, completing puzzles, and fidgeting with legos have been her most recent means of enjoyment.
Oliver Reyes is a Behavior Technician in his senior year to obtain a Bachelors in Science at Grand Valley State University. With an upbeat attitude and experience with children and teaching, he hopes to help those with ASD achieve their goals. Oliver loves watching the spark in the eyes of those he teaches brighten with each lesson, and has the patience to make it happen. He likes spending his time reading, writing poetry, and enjoying coffee.
Madison will obtain her Associates Degree in Summer 2023 and will continue her education in the Fall at Grand Valley State University with a major in Psychology. While Madison is new to the ABA field, she has plenty of experience working with children of all ages. She is extremely excited to be joining Waypoints and continue her journey in the Psychology field. Outside of work and school, Madison enjoys going on walks with her two golden retrievers, going to the beach, and being around friends and family.
Trevor graduated from Rockford High School and pursued college at Hope College where he worked with other students with mental disabilities to complete their homework and experience college life. Trevor hopes to continue his education by obtaining a doctorate degree in occupational therapy. He loves hanging out with his friends, listening to music, and painting.
Lori Lewis has her bachelors in science. In the future she is planning to go back to school to obtain her Masters in applied behavioral analysis specializing in ASD. She enjoys learning and working with others. She loves spending time with her nephews and taking them to fun places.
Erica Truman has worked as a Behavioral Technician since 2017. Erica specializes in creative sensory based learning, with both clinical and in home based therapy experience. Erica's passion stemmed from the excitement of hands-on learning, and incremental progress. In her spare time, Erica travels to the northern state of Michigan to enjoy the wonders of the outdoors and further her knowledge of the history of the Great Lakes.
Hannah Lutz is a graduate from Grand Haven High School where she gained one on one experience working with kids that have autism through the LINKS program. She furthered this experience working with a private care client for 3 years. She is studying psychology through Grand Valley State University in hopes to get her Masters in Clinical Psychology. Growing up by the beach, she loves being outside and watching sunsets.
Bryghton Joy Lee
Bryghton is a very kindhearted, passionate, determined young mind. Being the middle child of eight siblings allowed her to fall into the role of caregiver and peacemaker in her family and everyday life. She has spent the past eight years putting her heart and soul into caretaking a variety of children, from birth to age eight. She is currently pursuing a certification at Grand Rapids Community College to become an Occupational Therapy Assistant and specializing in pediatric and mental health. Outside of work she spends her time appreciating the little things of life. Such as; mindfulness walks, breathwork and yoga. She is very eager to help others see the beauty this world has to offer.
Brieanna Fonger graduated from Central Michigan University with bachelors of science in Psychology and History. Her goal is to go to graduate school for school psychology. She has over five years of experience working with children from all different backgrounds. She is most passionate about her work with children with ASD, as the diagnosis runs in her family. In her spare time, she goes on walks with her dog and enjoys listening to music.
Hanna Nordbeck has her BS in Biology. She has a strong desire to combine her love of science and working with people. She previously worked in scientific research, but is shifting her focus to social sciences so she can help people more directly. She enjoys problem solving, interacting with diverse walks of life, and having a positive mindset when facing any challenge. Outside of work she loves to rock climb, garden, and make sourdough bread.
Rebecca is an upbeat person who connects easily with people and has a gentle nature about her, she has experience with children of all ages and enjoys watching the mind make new connections. Rebecca has 4 kids of her own and loves that working with children keeps her young in spirit. Her experience as a technician is still blooming and she is confident that she has made the right path in her life to work as a technician.
Mikaela was raised in Grand Rapids. At Western Michigan University, she majored in Psychology and World Literature. She is passionate about building community and believes that we learn best when we are having fun. Miki re-discovered ABA therapy and received her certification in Dayton, OH. Supporting Autistic students empowers her to focus on moving through conflict at a pace that fits the space. She is looking forward to many Great Lakes Color Tours this season
David Chuol has a B.S in Exercise Science from WMU. He has a wide range of experience in different industries but mainly as Health Coach. He is excited to join the Waypoints team with a goal of bringing joy and love to everyone he is in contact with. David enjoys spending time with his family, friends and actively working on self-improvement.
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