Firishta, M.Ed., BCBA, LBA joined Butterfly Effects as a BCBA in 2017, servicing Tucson, Arizona. She is a Senior Behavior Analyst with Butterfly Effects.
Firishta completed her Bachelor of Science in Psychology at Arizona State University and also received her Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in Applied Behavior Analysis from Arizona State University. Firishta received her BCBA certification in 2017.
Firishta specializes in early childhood intervention and in evaluating, developing and implementing skill acquisition treatment plans and behavioral intervention protocols for children with special needs, ages 18 months to 10 years of age.
She has over ten years of experience working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome, Kleefstra syndrome, ADHD/ADD, Edwards syndrome and other developmental disabilities with behavioral challenges in various settings, including in-home, group homes, public and private schools, and clinical settings.
Firishta is a member of AzABA and ABAi.