Barbara earned her Bachelor’s degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Worcester State University. She earned her Master’s degree in Behavior Analysis from Simmons College. Barbara has over 15 years’ experience working with children on the Autism Spectrum as well as children and adolescents with a variety of disabilities ranging from ADHD, Dyslexia, ODD, and emotional and cognitive deficits. She also volunteers her services for children and families of domestic violence. Barbara’s core belief is that by making oneself available to those who need a different perspective improves the inner-connectiveness of the human condition. In her spare time, Barbara enjoys playing the guitar, journaling and writing, yoga, mindfulness meditation, hiking, and spending time with family and friends.