Laurie Cugino, MBA, MA, BCBA, LBA
Laurie Cugino is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst and a Licensed Behavior Analyst in the state of Connecticut. She has 9 years of experience working with children impacted by Autism Spectrum Disorder and related disorders. She was introduced to the world of Applied Behavior Analysis when her son was diagnosed with ASD. It was then that she left her former career in Human Resources to learn more about autism and how to support her son.
She has worked in the home setting as a Registered Behavior Technician serving children ages 2 thru 12. She has experience working with children impacted by ASD, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, oppositional defiant disorder, speech impairments and language delays, sensory disorders, emotional dysregulation, and various other challenges which are common symptoms of ASD.
Laurie began her pathway to BCBA in 2019. She holds a Master of Business Administration – Human Resource Management from Excelsior College, a Master of Arts in Psychology from University of Arizona, and a graduate certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis from Clemson University.