Aimee Herrera, MS, BCBA
Behavior Analyst, Autism Specialist
Aimee specializes in naturalistic developmental-behavioral interventions for young children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder and related conditions. She completed a B.A. in Psychology at UCLA and a M.Sc. in Mental Health Studies at the Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London. She is a board certified behavior analyst (BCBA) who creates interventions to teach communication, social interaction, play and academic readiness skills. Aimee worked a child development specialist at UCLA's Center for Autism Research & Treatment from 2013-2020, where she provided parent education & training for two ACE Program studies for young children ages 12-36 months who demonstrated early characteristics of autism spectrum disorder. She has also worked as a member of several multi-disciplinary clinics in Los Angeles and collaborated with families & professionals internationally. Aimee provides a range of services including care coordination for newly diagnosed children, parent education & coaching, school readiness skills & consultations, and social skills.
Meet the Team
Andrea Herrera, MA
RBT, BCBA Supervisee, Los Amigos Social Club
Andrea has provided naturalistic behavioral intervention for young children in across home, clinic and educational settings. She completed her M.A. in Art History at Kings College London and is currently completing post-graduate training in applied behavior analysis at Cal State San Marcos. She is the co-founder of Los Amigos Social Club, our community-based play group dedicated to promoting inclusive experiences, communication and social-emotional skills for young children with autism.
Rebecca Ashley Carino, MA
JASPER Therapist, BCBA Supervisee
Ashley is a consultant that brings extensive experience of assessment and early intervention for infants and toddlers with ASD and developmental delays. She received her M.A. in Psychology at Pepperdine University and specialized training in JASPER, a naturalistic developmental behavioral intervention, at UCLA.
Linh Huynh, Ph.D, BCBA
Psychologist, ACE Coordinator
Nancy is a psychologist based in Los Angeles that provides guidance about evidence-based interventions for young children with autism. She completed her Ph.D in Psychological Studies in Education and a two-year post-doctoral fellowship researching social & behavioral treatments at UCLA. She currently serves as a Care Coordinator at an intensive outpatient program for young children at UCLA and the ACE Coordinator for our professional online learning series (see Courses page).
Ifigeneia Mourelatou, MSc
MBPsS, ESDM Practitioner
Ifi is a consultant based in London specializing in autism and parent training. She completed her MSc in Child & Adolescent Mental Health at University College London with her dissertation "Early Intervention for Autism Spectrum Disorder:Evaluating the Effectiveness in Toddlers". She is an Early Start Denver Model (ESM) and Pediatric Autism Communication Therapy (PACT) certified therapist as well as a presenter in our parent online learning series (coming soon).