Patricia joined Butterfly Effects as a BCBA in 2016, servicing all of Broward County area. She is a Senior BCBA with Butterfly Effects.
Patricia earned her BA in Psychology at Florida International University, located in Miami, Florida. She also earned her MS in Counseling, specializing in Advanced Applied Behavior Analysis at Nova Southeastern University, located in Davie, Florida. Patricia received her BCBA certification in May, 2016.
Patricia is trilingual in French, English and Creole. Patricia has had the opportunity to work in three different settings: school, home and clinical. She has served populations in ranging from early intervention to teenagers (2- 13 years old), focusing on the acquisition of important verbal and functional skills, social skills, self-help skills and the reduction of maladaptive behaviors like self injurious behaviors, aggression, elopement, property destruction, and task refusal. She is currently certified in Professional Crisis Management (PCM), as well as CPR. Patricia also has experience in language assessments (VB-MAPP and Vineland), and parent/staff training.
Patricia is a member of Florida Association for Behavior Analysis (FABA).