BRAINS

Kaitelynn Rider

ABA Behavior Technician

Biography

Kaitelynn is an Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) behavior technician working with children and youth diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Kaitelynn has completed an associate’s degree at Ferris State University in Social Work with a minor in Psychology.  She hopes to complete a bachelor’s degree in Social Work and provide art therapy.

Kaitelynn has experience providing ABA services to clients in a center based environment and is looking forward to collaborating with families and working with clients in a home setting.  She has varied experiences working with children including in daycare settings and as an au pair.  She appreciates being able to provide children with the support they need to grow and learn in a safe and nurturing environment.

In her free time, Kaitelynn enjoys art including painting and making jewelry and clothes, traveling, and attending music and art events.

Education

Education Snapshot: Associates in Social Work – Ferris State University – 2014

Areas of Interest

  • Languages
  • ASL
  • Art therapy
  • ASD