Marlene Cohen, EdD., BCBA-D is the founder of Possibilities Consulting, LLC and has been teaching for The Chicago School for Professional Psychology’s online program since 2007. She is currently an Associate Professor for the ABA Online Department.
Dr. Cohen received her doctorate in Educational Leadership from Nova Southeastern University and is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst at the doctoral level. Dr. Cohen has over 30 years of experience in the field of autism and developmental disabilities in private, university and public settings. She has also worked with individuals with ADHD and other learning disabilities.
Dr. Cohen has presented both nationally and internationally at conferences on a variety of Applied Behavior Analysis topics. She is a co-founder and the first President of the New Jersey Association for Behavior Analysis.
Areas of professional interest include: precision teaching, transition to adulthood, self-determination, functional assessment of challenging behaviors, social skills instruction for students with Asperger’s Syndrome, the use of visual supports for learners with autism, and curriculum development. Areas of research interest include: precision teaching/fluency based instruction and measuring online education outcomes