Kendra Dootson

Kendra is a Board- Certified and Licensed Behavior Analyst with over 6 years of experience in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis. Kendra holds a Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis from the University of Saint Joseph and Bachelor of Arts in Human Development with a concentration in Elementary Education from Merrimack College.

Prior to working at CCSN, Kendra worked in Birth to Three and insurance -based services servicing patients ages birth – 7 years old with global developmental delays and ASD. During this time, she provided direct support to parents, Developmental Therapy Associates, daycare providers and supported transitions to public schools. Kendra has worked closely with a Multi- Disciplinary Team (Occupational Therapists, Speech Pathologists and Physical Therapists) to provide comprehensive care to individuals with diverse needs. For many years Kendra enjoyed being a Special Olympics Coach and Partner for Athletes of all ages. Professional interests include parent advocacy for families in various settings, skill acquisition, teaching a wide range of skills – communication, social skills, self-help and leisure/play.