Rocio, a proud BCBA, received her B.S. from the University of Florida in Psychology and M. A. from Penn State University-Harrisburg in Community Psychology and Social Change, with a concentration in Applied Behavior Analysis. She has worked with children and adolescents on the Autism Spectrum for the last five years. Her experience includes teaching children one-on-one as well as in classroom settings, using Verbal Behavior Therapy, the Competent Learner Model (CLM), and various academic curriculums. She loves working with children and is passionate about advocating for individuals with developmental disabilities. She enjoys conducting and presenting research studies on choice behavior and her research interests also include applying ABA theories to attain community-level behavior change.