ABLS Staff

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Mariela Vargas-Irwin 
Executive Director


PsyD, BCBA-D, LABA

Licensed Psychologist

Board Certified Behavior Analyst-Doctoral

Licensed Applied Behavior Analyst

Dr. Vargas obtained her doctoral degree from Rutgers University, completed her internship at Boston Children’s Hospital, and pursued post-doctoral training at the Judge Baker Children’s Center. She has over thirty years of experience working with children with autism and other developmental disorders with behavioral challenges. Dr. Vargas has worked as a home-based behavioral therapist, overseen home-based programs, designed training protocols for ABA therapists and supervisors, and consulted with families and schools. A licensed Psychologist and Board Certified Behavior Analyst, she is the founder and executive director of Applied Behavioral Learning Services (ABLS). Her interests include inclusion, social skills, and executive behavior.

 

Ann Filer

E.D., BCBA, LABA

Cassandra Whitman

M.A., BCBA, LABA

Yuki Maeda

M.A., BCBA, LABA

Kim Murray

Colleen Perez

Ashley Zanghi

Alanna Mcdermott

Connor Gaffney

Josh Nickell

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