M. Ed., BCBA
Alexandra is a Board Certified Behaviour Analyst who has a passion for working with children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and other developmental disabilities. She has experience working with children, youth and adults with autism and other developmental disabilities in one-to-one and group therapy settings. She is eager to join the team at Canoe Therapy where she hopes to learn from her colleagues and share her knowledge too!
Alexandra entered the field of ABA 10 years ago after completing her undergraduate degree in Modern Language and Linguistics at McMaster University after which she went on to complete a post-grad diploma at George Brown College in Autism and Behavioural Science. This propelled her into many fantastic learning opportunities which encouraged her to further develop her skillset by completing her Master of Education in Applied Behaviour Analysis.
Alexandra focuses on delivering evidence-based therapy and individualizing programing unique to each learner. She strives to develop independence skills in learners of all ages and abilities. Furthermore, she feels that parent and caregiver training is key to the success and maintenance of learning goals. Alexandra enjoys coaching her team members to their fullest potential and loves being part of a cohesive and collaborative team.
Alexandra enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, eating (and occasionally cooking) delicious food!