Learning and Behavioral Center’s experienced and committed staff and experts believe in helping children and families in need of support due to behavioral issues or autism. Our staff at each of our locations is made up of compassionate counselors, therapists, and other licensed and experienced professionals.

CEO & Founder

Bita Ghatan CEO & Founder

Mrs. Bita Ghatan (Mrs. G) is a world-renowned Behavior Analyst, certified autism specialist and expert in the field of ASD (Autism), OCD, ADD, ADHD, Trisomy 21 (Down Syndrome) and other associated disabilities. Mrs. G and her team of hand picked specialist serve a wide range of diagnosis – from high-functioning children with autism to the most challenging individuals whose families and teachers come to us as a last resort. Mrs. G and the LBC team have an unparalleled recovery rate, enabling children and their family members to lead independent and productive lives. With a Masters of Science in Applied and Experimental Analysis of Behavior from California State University of Los Angeles, she received her mentorship from Dr. Barry Lowenkron, a world renowned and admired behavior analyst and the father of Joint Control. Her extensive training in the experimental and applied analysis of behavior, includes the domains of Dr. Brian Iwata’s functional analysis and assessment methodologies, Dr. B.F. Skinners analysis of verbal behavior (VB), behavior analysis in education and academics, Discrete Trial Training (DTT) and Natural Environment Training (NET), Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS), other forms of augmentative communication, extensive training in teaching advanced language skills, social skills, Theory of Mind and Executive Functioning skills. Mrs. Ghatan founded The Learning and Behavioral Center, LLC (LBC) in 2004 and is amongst the most experienced and collaborative organizations effectively treating children. Based on our detailed domain assessments, LBC develops individualized treatment plans utilizing the principles of applied behavior analysis (ABA), a behavioral treatment in which the scientific community has empirically validated and disseminated for nearly 100 years now. Under Mrs. Ghatan’s leadership and prescriptions, LBC has been successful with every learner, over the past 17 years. Mrs. Ghatan is also the founder and president of the LBC Outreach program and the A.L.L. campaign (ACCEPTANCE.LOVE.LEADERSHIP) which actively reaches out and provides to Elementary, Junior High and High school communities, with powerful and life altering workshops and assemblies. Our seminars include but are not limited to drug and alcohol avoidance and anti bullying and acceptance workshops.

California

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Benjamin Gonzalez

Clinical Director

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Krystal Fountaine

Director of Clinical Services

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Tracy Mott

Director of Operations

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Administrative

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Marcel Alansalon

Marketing Coordinator

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Ana Delgado

Care Coordinator

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Anita Mishkanian

Scheduling Coordinator

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Iliana Pimentel

Office Assistant/RBT Floater

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Amy Seelig

Human Resources Manager

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Vicki Tyner

Billing/Collections Manager

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Clinical Leadership

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Khaled Alzaabi

Clinical Supervisor

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Arlene Berlin

Clinical Supervisor

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Amanda Dominguez

Program Manager

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Vanessa Rivera

Program Manager

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Tanaz Roofian

Marriage and Family Therapist

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Cydnee Taylor

Program Manager

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Synthia Felipe

Clinical Supervisor (Telehealth)

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Marni Dornfeld

Senior Registered Behavior Technician

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Cassandra Bauer

Senior Registered Behavior Technician

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Tennessee

Nichole Shreve

Clinical Director

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Administrative

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HR & Admin Assistant

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McKayla Brooks

Program Manager

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Chevy Edington

Program Manager

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Nicholas McElrath

Senior Registered Behavior Technician

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Arnold Padron

Senior Registered Behavior Technician

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Darren Rainwater

Program Manager

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Mary Staub

Director of Early Intervention Services & Clinical Supervisor

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Ali Weeks

Clinical Supervisor & Training Coordinator

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Texas

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