Cristina Barroso, MS – Program Director, Toronto Location
Cristina Barroso is the Program Director at our Toronto location.
With a Master’s degree in Counseling and Applied Behavior Analysis from Nova Southeastern University in Florida, Cristina’s ABA experience includes Discrete Trial Teaching (DTT), Pivotal Response Training (PRT), and Verbal Behavior (VB). Cristina also ran research-based parent training programs on the use of the basic principles and techniques of ABA.
At the Mailman Segal Centre in Fort Lauderdale (USA), she was part of the team at the behavioral feeding disorders clinic. Cristina supported clients presenting food refusal and picky eating.
Cristina’s professional experience also includes conducting multiphase Functional Assessments for clients with challenging behaviors such as aggression and self-injury.
Cristina uses evidence-based best practices and believes in individuality. She strives to provide the best outcome for every student based on their individual needs.