Brianna Mathews - RBT
Brianna graduated with a Bachelors of Behavioral Healthcare with a concentration in children's mental health in 2017. Once she began working in behavior analysis, she knew she had found her passion. Brianna is a Registered Behavior Technician and is currently pursuing her BCaBA certification.
Christine Roeper - BCaBA & Supervisor
Christine received her BA in Psychology in December 2013 from the University of South Florida, and has been working in the field of behavior analysis since 2014. She is currently working towards her masters degree in behavior analysis at the University of South Florida.
Amy Morris - BCBA
Amy received a Masters of Education from the University of Florida, and was working as an adult therapist in a community mental health center early in her career. She then began working as an ABA therapist before becoming certified in behavior analysis. Her passion and commitment to children frames her work. Amy has over 10 years experience in providing one-on-one ABA therapy, parent behavior support, and school consultations in and around Polk County.
Marlene Wlodawski - Support Staff
Carrie Shriner - BCBA
Carrie first performed ABA therapy at the age of 19, where her primary focus, along with teaching language and appropriate behaviors, was to help acclimate a young boy with Autism into various community experiences. She then went on to become an ESE teacher, before returning to the field of behavior analysis and pursuing a Masters of Science in ABA from the Florida Institute of Technology. She has consulted with a local private school to design and implement an academic curriculum along with behavioral support for children with special needs. Carrie has extensive experience in servicing children in and around Polk County in centers, schools and homes.
Emily Berry - BCaBA & Supervisor
Emily is from Paris, TX, and moved to Lakeland in May 2017. She graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Child Life from Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas in 2016. Before Emily joined the Trek team, she had been working with a child in the school setting as a behavior therapist for one year. She has four years of experience working with children in a variety of settings, including summer camps, infant daycare, classrooms and preschools.
Tiffany Rivera - RBT
Tiffany graduated with a Bachelors in Psychology from USF in May 2018. She began with Trek as an intern, and always knew she wanted to work with children. Tiffany is a Registered Beahvior Technician.
Tiffany Weaver - RBT
Tiffany graduated from Freed-Hardeman University with a Bachelors in Social Work. During her time in college, Tiffany spent two summers work at Camp ASCCA, a camp for children and adults with special needs, where she developed a love for helping those with special needs. After graduating, Tiffany worked as an Early Interventionist and then moved to the Dominican Republic for four years to teach high school math. Tiffany is bilingual in English and Spanish.
Maryah Cooper - RBT
Maryah was working as a teaching assistant in a school for children with autism before deciding to work in the field of behavior analysis and become a Registered Behavior Technician. Maryah graduated with a Bachelors of Psychology in 2018 from the University of Central Florida and is currently pursuing her BCaBA certification.
Emma Skiba - RBT
Emma attends Florida Southern College and is currently on track to graduate with a Bachelor of Psychology in May 2019, and plans to pursue her Master's degree immediately afterwards.
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Lauren Reynolds - RBT
Lauren has been involved with the Special Olympics for 4 years, which ignited her passion for working with children. She was also a swim instructor working with children for 6 years. Lauren received her Bachelors of Psychology from Florida Southern College in May 2016. She is a Registered Behavior Technician and plans to pursue her Masters degree in the field of behavior analysis.
Jenesha Etienne - RBT
Jenesha worked as a Guardian Advocate in the criminal justice system for two years, and had always wanted to work with children in her career, so making the move to behavior analysis services was the natural choice. Jenesha graduated with a Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Central Florida in 2017.