Leah Barys

ABA Behavior Technician


Leah is an Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) behavior technician working with children and youth diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).  She is currently studying Communication Sciences and Disorders at Grand Valley State University with an estimated graduation in 2025.  Upon completion of her undergraduate studies, she plans to pursue and complete a master’s degree in Speech – Language Pathology.

Leah has enjoyed working with children in the past as a swim lesson instructor for children with special needs and as a daycare teacher.  She strives to create a positive environment for learning and play.  Her desire is to pursue opportunities for helping others.  In her free time, Leah enjoys hiking, the beach, and volunteering for various groups at school.


Communication Sciences and Disorders – Grand Valley State University – In progress

Areas of Interest

  • Articulation Disorders
  • Communication Science