Robin loves working with toddler and elementary aged children. She has worked in the field for over 20 years; 16 of those years as a BCBA. Robin has worked in Iowa and Tennessee with both adults and children at developmental centers. She has also worked in-home care and therapy as well as in collaboration with schools. Her research interests have included preference assessment and functional analysis. Her passion in the field of Behavior Analysis lies in helping younger children learn to communicate and helping families to achieve their goals. Her current interests outside of AME Higher include spending time with her family and doing anything Disney.
John has always had a passion in helping kids achieve their goals. He started helping kids with diverse disabilities such as Tourette syndrome, Down syndrome and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in the public school setting. He then discovered ABA Therapy and what it could do in helping person(s) with ASD. So he pursued his Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) license and helping kids in centers and public school settings over the years. He continued his education achieving his Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) certification and working directly for the Department of Defense at JBLM CARES clinic serving military families. John is passionate about pursuing excellence in ABA Therapy and helping kids.
"When you are face to face with a difficulty, you are up against a discovery." - Lord Kelvin
Lorenzo Jarin has been working with children with special needs since 2003 and has been a BCBA since 2009. He has primarily worked providing supervision and direct ABA services throughout Kitsap County in an in-home model, but he has also consulted and provided services in schools and day cares. His focus is working with families to provide the support necessary for children to access their community and engage in happy and healthy lives. He works with clients from ages 2- early 20s and has helped with a variety of skills ranging from developing emerging speech to teaching how to fill out job applications. He thoroughly enjoys being an adult who gets to play with toys at work while helping people learn.