Chahinaz graduated from Florida International University in 2012, where she completed her Bachelors of Psychology with a focus on Behavior Analysis. After falling in love with the science of ABA and the changes it enacted in people’s lives, she became a Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst in 2013. In the pursuit of a greater impact, she obtained her Masters degree in Psychology with a specialization in ABA in 2018. She fulfilled her goal of becoming a Board Certified Behavior Analyst that same year. As a currently practicing BCBA, she has extensive experience working with children between the ages of 2 and 15 in a variety of settings including schools, summer camps, centers, and homes. She is also fully bilingual and has experience conducting therapy and parent training in both English and Spanish. She has an incredible passion and truly understands how ABA can help improve the quality of life for many individuals.

She has worked with Progressive since 2013 and absolutely loves being a part of such an amazing family! Maria Arizmendi has called Chahi “a light in the life of everyone she touches.”