Just a few of the Rockstars that make up Team CP!

Preparing the child for the path, not the path for the child.

Child’s Path mission is to provide an individualized therapeutic program for children with unique learning needs that help them on their journey to becoming independent, life-long learners.

Our vision is to create a model for alternative learning programs that incorporate behavioral support, parent education, and inclusive peer modeling.

Founders

Cathy and Kerry

Founders, 2014

They have a combined 39 years of experience working with Children with disabilities; primarily Autism Spectrum Disorder in school, hospital and a variety of other settings.

Clinical Directors

Victoria

Clinical Operations Director, Bi-lingual, M.S., BCBA since 2019, Child's Path Rockstar since 2016!

M.S. in Human Development & Early Childhood Disorders. Autism first impacted her life when she was in elementary school and has been involved in the community ever since. She has worked with children on the autism spectrum in various capacities since 2009 & in the field of ABA since 2016.

Audrey

Clinical Development Director, M.S., BCBA since 2018, Child's Path Rockstar since 2014!

B.S. Biology from Baylor University; M.S. Autism and Applied Behavior Analysis
She learned about ABA through her mother, who was studying to become a BCBA while she was in high school. She worked briefly in ABA the summer before attending college. After receiving her Bachelor’s, she immediately sought another position working with children with ASD and has been doing so ever since!

Quality Care Director

Domini

Quality Care Director, Bi-Lingual BCBA since 2018, Child's Path Rockstar since 2016!

Domini received her Bachelor’s in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology at the University of North Texas, then received her Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction: Applied Behavior Analysis from Arizona State University. She has worked in ABA since 2014 and has experience working with children and adults with special needs. She is proficient in both Spanish and English.

Clinical Manager

Jill

Clinical Manager, M.S.Ed., BCBA since 2020, Child's Path Rockstar since 2019!

M.S.Ed. in Educational Psychology with a concentration in ABA.
She earned a teaching certificate in secondary education (grades 9-12) in her undergrad program at Baylor University. While training in public schools, she collaborated with special education teachers and students, and was moved by the work and passion involved in the field. When she first learned about ABA in 2017, she never turned back! She has been a BCBA since February 2020 and has loved being part of a team that cares so deeply for clients’ success!

Board Certified Behavior Analysts

Justine

M.A., BCBA since 2021, Child's Path Rockstar since 2019!

Bachelor in Business from Grand Canyon University and Masters in Professional Behavior Analysis from Florida’s Institute of technology in 2020. She has been working with the autism population for 6 years and has over 4 years of experience in the ABA field; passing her BCBA board exam in 2021.

Bilyana

M.S.Ed., BCBA since 2020, Child's Path Rockstar since 2019!

Masters in Special Education and BCBA certification. Bilyana has been working in the field of ABA Therapy since 1997.
She is pursuing a BCBA certification and feels honored to work with the professionals at the Child’s Path.

Shea

MS, BCBA, 2021 Child's Path Rockstar since 2019!

Shea has a MS in Special Education with a specialization in ABA from Texas Tech University.
Autism first impacted her life from a personal experience with a relative. She wanted to learn how to work with children on the autism spectrum so she could be able to help them. She has been working with children on the autism spectrum now for seven years and passed the board exam to become a BCBA.

Kumiko

M.ed., BCBA since 2021, Child's Path Rockstar since 2019!

Kumiko has a Master's Degree in Teaching and is certified to teach in both Texas and New York.
Her work history includes working with children with disabilities in Frisco Independent School District for three years before pursuing a career in the field of ABA therapy, passing her board exam for her BCBA. She realizes that it is a great privilege to help make a change in someone else's life.

Management Team and Administration

Crystal

Client Service Manager, M.A., BCABA since 2019, Child's Path Rockstar since 2015!

BS in Psychology from Ferrum College in 2011 and MA in Marriage and Family Therapy from Liberty University in 2016. She is currently taking her BCaBA coursework at the University of North Texas and hopes to sit for her board exam in August 2019. She first started working with children on the spectrum in 2013 in Virginia. The opportunity was unexpected, but became her passion almost instantaneously.

Morgan

Employee Service Manager, Child's Path Rockstar since 2015!

Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology from Texas A&M at Commerce
Morgan is enrolled in a master’s program at Ball State University pursuing her master’s in ABA with an emphasis in autism. One of her first clients struggled to communicate or use his words appropriately and would lash out negatively. When he learned it was possible to communicate with gestures and began sign language he was able to ask preferred activities, which decreased his aggression and spontaneous requests increased. The sense of accomplishment she saw in his eyes fueled her to continue to help and work with children with special needs.

Tereza

Onboarding Specialist, RBT since 2017, Child's Path Rockstar since 2018!

Tereza graduated from high school in 2013, after high school she was interested in the medical field and went to school for medical assisting. She began working with special needs children in 2016 as a preschool teacher. After a few months of teaching she was introduced to ABA as one of her students required ABA services; and shortly after began her career in ABA. The progress her student made while in ABA inspired her to continue to help other children and their family’s have a better quality of life.

Jennifer

Front Office Receptionist, Certified Special Education Teacher for many years, Child's Path Rockstar since 2018!

BS in Business Administration and also has Teaching Certificates in Elementary Education, Secondary Reading, and Special Education. While working as a public school teacher, she was always interested in learning more about autism. She feels so blessed to have the opportunity to work for a place where the staff is so caring and dedicated to working with children with autism.

Therapist Leadership

Courtney

Clinical Trainer, Bachelor's Level, RBT, Child's Path Rockstar since 2019!

Courtney graduated from UNT with a Bachelor of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis and has 3.5 years of experience working with children both typically developing and on the spectrum. Her experience is primarily with early intervention services, but she's passionate about gaining experience with individuals of all ages.

Lindsay

Coordinator Team Lead, Bachelor's Level RBT, 2019

Working with children on the autism spectrum has been one of the most rewarding experiences for her. She has been working with children on the autism spectrum for over a year and is passionate about their progress.

Therapy Team Leads

Robert

BCBA Candidate, Bachelor's Level RBT since 2018, Child's Path Rockstar since 2018

BA in Psychology
Through school Robert developed an interest in ABA and wanted to learn more about it. He did not have much knowledge of autism when he began, but he has been doing his best to learn more everyday. He has been working with children on the spectrum now for almost 4 years.

Melanie

Team Coordinator, Master's Level RBT since 2018, Child's Path Rockstar since 2018!

MS Special Education, Elementary Education and English Literature
Melanie is also a certified teacher with certifications to teach in NY, NJ and Texas.
Growing up, her sister had a form of mild autism that greatly impacted the lives of everyone in our family. Her main focus is to assist families in learning to work with their special needs child and to be given the tool necessary to help the child be a self-sufficient and independent member of society. Melanie has been working with special needs children for 17 years.

Samara

Master's Level RBT, Child's Path Rockstar since 2018!

MS in Occupational Therapy.
I have been working with children with autism for 4 years.

Paul

RBT, Child's Path Rockstar since 2018!

He majored in criminal justice with an emphasis in forensic psychology at Argosy University in Seattle. He has 7 years experience working with children on the spectrum in the school, hospital, home, community, and clinic setting. Paul was immediately drawn to the field of ABA when he saw the profound impact it had on the lives of the clients he worked with, as well as their families. He plans on going back to school to obtain his BCBA in the immediate future.

Karen

Bachelor's Level, RBT, 2019

Karen was born in the city of Guatemala (Central America). In 2008, she decided to leave in search of better opportunities and went to Puerto Rico to get her BA in Psychology. Karen graduated in 2012 and decided to move to New York to learn English. Her first job was as a Residential Counselor in a Foster home in Long Island New York. There she met a little boy on the spectrum. She then knew that what she was passionate about was working with children with autism. She has dedicated herself to working in ABA therapy for the past 4 years, and completely loves what she does.

Heidi

Master's Level, RBT, 2020

Heidi recently earned her Master's degree from UTD in Human Development, Early Childhood Disorders. After her internship with Child's Path we were excited to bring on her on the team as her passion and knowledge are a great contribution to our clients progress.

Shelby

Bachelor's Level, RBT, Child's Path Rockstar since 2020!

Shelby has been working in the field for 5 years. She is grateful and passionate to be in a field where she can impact the lives of others.

Cristina

Bachelor Level, RBT, 2020

In 2019 she graduated from UT Dallas with a degree in Psychology and in Child Development while developing an interest in helping children with disabilities. She learned ABA treatment just after college and feels fortunate to be a part of her client's development; seeing them grow and work hard to reach new milestones every day! She is so excited to keep growing as a therapist here at Child's Path!

Rozina

Bachelor's Level, RBT, Child's Path Rockstar since 2021!

From Dallas, Texas - Graduated from Texas State University with a bachelor's in Psychology with a minor in Human Development and family science-Currently attends Arizona State University pursuing a Master's in ABA. She has been doing ABA therapy for four years and LOVES what she does! Her youngest brother has autism and she has felt like a therapist her whole life.

Elwenna

Bachelor's Level, RBT, 2020

BS in Education
Working with children on the autism spectrum has been one of the most rewarding experiences for her. Knowing that she is working to help make a change in someone else’s life is a great privilege. She has been working with children on the autism spectrum for over a year.

Nevada

Bachelor's Level RBT, 2021!

Working with children on the autism spectrum has been one of the most rewarding experiences for her. She has been working with children on the autism spectrum for over a year and is passionate about their progress.

Bonnie

Bachelor's Level, RBT, Child's Path Rockstar since 2021!

Graduated with a B.A. in Psychology from Oklahoma State University. She was introduced by a colleague to work at an ABA center. Since then, she has fallen in love with not only the field but also the individuals she works with every day. She is now pursuing an M.S. degree in Behavior Analysis at University of North Texas.

Jessame

Bachelor's Level, RBT, Child's Path Rockstar since 2021!

Shelby has been working in the field for 5 years. She is grateful and passionate to be in a field where she can impact the lives of others.

Pincle

Bachelor's Level RBT, CP Rockstar since 2021!

Earned her bachelor's of science in psychology/pre-OT and became aware of what autism is through a relative. After watching the ABA treatments, she wanted to learn more. Ever since entering the field of ABA, she loves working her children and has been in awe of the effect it has on the growth of children on the spectrum. Seeing them shoot for the stars and reach their full potential is what keeps her going!

Djena

Bachelor's Level RBT, CP Rockstar since 2021!

Originally from Orlando, Florida; she has been working in ABA for about three years now and loves the idea of assisting children with autism and improving their entire well-being. She's working on her Master's degree in ABA and continues to grow and contribute to the field; creating a positive impact on everyone she meets, especially those with autism.

Danica

Bachelor's Level, RBT, Child's Path Rockstar since Feb. 2022!

Courtney graduated from UNT with a Bachelor of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis and has 3.5 years of experience working with children both typically developing and on the spectrum. Her experience is primarily with early intervention services, but she's passionate about gaining experience with individuals of all ages.

Registered Behavior Therapists

Andrew

RBT since 2019, Child's Path Rockstar since 2017!

Andrew is currently in college, working on a degree in music. He wants to conduct music therapy with children on the autism spectrum. While in school, he became friends with a boy with autism. This friendship inspired him to want to work with and help kids on the spectrum.

Brooke

Therapist, RBT, 2019

Working on BS in Education
Working with children on the autism spectrum has been one of the most rewarding experiences for her. Knowing that she is working to help make a change in someone else’s life is a great privilege. She has been working with children on the autism spectrum for over a year and a half.

Cymone

Bachelor's Level, RBT, 2020

Tamika

Bachelor's Level, RBT, Child's Path Rockstar since 2020!

Born and raised in Dayton, Ohio-Bachelor's degree from University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff in Human Development and Family Studies-now resides in Dallas, Texas. Has been working with children since the age of 12 and in the field of ABA since 2016. Simply loves her career as an RBT and seeing the smiles and daily growth of her clients! She is very passionate about their progress!

Maddie

Bachelor's Level, RBT, Child's Path Rockstar since June 2021!

Graduated from University of Texas at Dallas with a Bachelor's in Psychology. Maddie has been working with children on the spectrum for about a year. She began working in ABA before graduation; it has been extremely rewarding being involved in the progress of each client.

Kaleigh

Bachelor Level, RBT, 2021

Kayleigh has worked as an RBT for two years and loves what she does! She is currently working on her Master's in speech and hearing science with plans to become a Speech Pathologist. When she's not at work you can find her out hiking, walking her dog, painting, or practicing yoga.

Jataya

Bachelor's Level, RBT, Child's Path Rockstar since Sept. 2021!

A native Californian, she has worked in K-12 education for over 15 yrs as a substitute teacher, special needs paraprofessional and after school activities specialist in theatre and dance. After moving back to Texas in 2019 she has enjoyed working as an RBT and looks forward to a bright and successful future helping children and families across north Texas.

Jeffrey

Bachelor Level, RBT, CP Rockstar since Oct. 2021!

Has varied experience in the field of psychology in different environments and positions. He truly enjoys ABA and working with the population with a diagnosis of autism. He hopes to learn as much as he can-practice data collection in sessions-and get his graduate degree soon to decide if he wants to pursue being a BCBA in the future.

Danielle

Bachelor's Level, RBT, Child's Path Rockstar since Oct. 2021!

Shortly after finishing her bachelor's degree in psychology, she discovered the wonderful field of ABA. Since then she has grown a passion and dedication for assisting children with autism!

We are training and developing the NEXT NEW CP ROCKSTAR now.

Thank you for your patience, we promise they are worth the wait!

Therapy Support Specialists

McKena

Therapist Aid, 2019

Working with children on the autism spectrum has been one of the most rewarding experiences for her. Knowing that she is working to help make a change in someone else’s life is a great privilege. She has been working with children on the autism spectrum for over a year.

Chelsea

Therapist Aid, 2020

Working on BS in Education
Working with children on the autism spectrum has been one of the most rewarding experiences for her. Knowing that she is working to help make a change in someone else’s life is a great privilege. She has been working with children on the autism spectrum for over a year and is currently working on her RBT.