Amanda Lucas

M.S., BCBA

Andrea received her Undergraduate Bachelor of Arts in Psychology Fort Hays State University & Graduate School Capella University Master of Science in Psychology with a specialization In Applied Behavior Analysis. She specializes in Autism, Early intervention thru adulthood, primary focus Language development

She started in the ABA field six years ago in college while working at a clinic helping with social skills groups with individuals with a diagnosis of autism. This clinic also offered ABA, Speech therapy and occupational therapy. Working at this clinic she developed a passion in working with individuals with Autism and their families. "It was truly inspiring to be a part of helping individuals I was working with grow their skills and communication." she says.  She is extremely passionate about giving clients the individualized tools they need to be successful as well as supporting their families. During her experience working in the field of ABA she had the opportunity to work in the schools, clinics and working in group homes and day programs with adults. She is originally from Chicago, Illinois and in her free time she enjoys traveling and doing outdoor activities of hiking and kayaking.