Jennifer Beers

Jennifer

Beers

Jennifer Beers

Associate Department Chair

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  • Campus:
  • Los Angeles
Department
Applied Behavior Analysis
Institution
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Address Map of 617 W 7th St Los Angeles CA 90017
Office 923
617 W 7th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Office Phone
213-283-4270
Email
Biography

Jennifer Beers received her MS in Applied Behavior Analysis from St. Cloud State University and her PhD in Applied Behavior Analysis from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in Los Angeles. Her interests are in the areas of verbal behavior, stimulus equivalence and relational frame theory (RFT), skill acquisition programming, and teaching behavior analysis.

Jennifer has more than 20 years of experience in home-, school-, and community-based programs for children diagnosed with autism, working in direct service provision, supervision, program development, and director roles. She has also worked for TCS LA ABA as the department coordinator prior to becoming a faculty member, helping to build systems and oversee the practicum program.

Education History
Degree Institution
B.A. Psychology Millersville University
M.S. Behavior Analysis St. Cloud State University
PhD The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles
Professional Memberships
Role Organization
Member Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABAI)
Member California Association for Behavior Analysis (CalABA)
Licenses
Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA-D)
Areas of Expertise
Area Expertise
Applied Behavior Analysis Academic Skills
Assessment/Analysis
Autism Spectrum / Developmental Disorders
Early Intensive Behavioral Intervention
Functional Behavior Assessment
Intellectual Disabilities
Parenting
Preference Assessments
Problem Behavior Reduction
Skill Development
Verbal Behavior/Language Acquisition
Autism/Developmental Disorders Applied Behavior Analysis
Asperger’s
Autism
Autistic Spectrum