Leida C. Alarcon Applied Behavior Analysis is a Therapist based in USA. My areas of speciality include therapeutic practices. This profile is currently unclaimed; please validate the details are current when communicating with the mental health professional.
Leida has worked with all major age groups, but her main focus is ages 2-21yrs. She specializes in clients on the autism spectrum, including those with severe problem behaviors and non-vocal. However, she has experience working with clients with a variety of diagnosis including those with dual diagnosis, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), receptive and expressive language disorder, aggressive behaviors in a pediatric patient, as well as other issues such as stress management, career counseling, and social skills deficits. Leida received training in Applied Behavior Analysis, Verbal Behavior, Discrete Trial Teaching as well as Naturalist teaching strategies. Her treatment approach focuses on scientifically and evidence-based practices for autism. As of best practice, Leida focuses on an interdisciplinary team approach, which may include school staffs, psychologist, speech therapist, occupational therapist, or any other type of therapy the client receives as well as family