Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

National Association of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapists and defination of what is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT):

For a list of certified people that are ABA providers AND some that got their license revoked.

The Behavior Analyst Certification Board, Inc. (BACB )


While each of the following professionals comes recommended by at least three SPED PAC members, we cannot in any way guarantee the result. It is important to check their references, review their credentials, and interview them to understand whether their skills and approach are a good fit for your child.

BCBA = Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA, BCBA-DTM)

Mariela Vargas-Irwin, Psy.D., BCBA
Director, Applied Behavioral Learning Services
Intergrated Center For Child Development (ICCD)
340 Turnpike Street
Canton, MA  02021
Second site:
193 Oak Street, Suite 1

Newton, MA  02164

Kevin Russo, MA, BCBA
Behavioral Specialist
ARISE Consulting Services
May Institute
Dr. Robert Putnam
Senior Director of research and Consultation Services
Adam Feinberg
Behavioral Specialists
781-440-0400 x207
Dr. Jim Ellis
Behavioral Specialist
Senior Director of research and Consultation Services
Melmark School
Andover, MA

Kristen M. Villone, Ph.D.
Director of Consultation Services
610-724-7692 (cell)

RCS Behavioral & Educational Consulting
6 Strathmore Road
Natick, MA
Dr. Michael Cameron
at Simmons College

Dr. Russell Maguire, Ph.D
Institute of Professional Practice in Fitchburg

One of our original webpages, created December 17, 2006, by Melody Orfei
Webpage last modified on December 11, 2014 - V5, by Melody Orfei