Staff

Catherine Baker Simms, PhD, BCBA-D

CEO, Owner

Dr. Simms received her B.S. in Health and Exercise Science from Wake Forest University in 2006, her B.S. in Psychology from University of North Florida in 2010, her M.S. in Applied Behavior Analysis and Developmental Disabilities from Auburn University in 2011 under James Carr and Linda LeBlanc, and her PhD in Psychology, concentrating in Behavior Analysis from the University of Florida in April of 2015 under Timothy Vollmer. Her areas of specialization and research are in communication/verbal behavior, early intervention, schools consultation, parent training, and problem behavior reduction. In her free time, Dr. Simms loves spending time with her husband ad family, snuggling with her two dogs, camping, going to the beach, and watching basketball.

 

Molly Hankla, MA, BCBA

Assistant Clinical Director

Molly Hankla received her B.S. in Psychology from the University of Florida in 2013 and her M.A. in Psychology, with an emphasis in Applied Behavior Analysis, from the University of the Pacific in 2016 under Carolynn Kohn and Matthew Normand.  Her areas of specialization are in school consultation, parent training, and problem behavior reduction.  Her research interests include assessment and skill acquisition for novel behaviors and populations.

Butler Braren, BS

Registered Behavior Technician

Caroline Daguinod, BS

Registered Behavior Technician

Courtney Arcuri, BA

Behavior Technician

Courtney Arcuri has received her B.A. in Psychology with a focus in
Behavior Analysis from the University of North
Florida in 2017. She is currently working to become a Registered
Behavior Technician (RBT) and has plans to attend Graduate School at
the University of North Florida in the future to pursue a career in
School Counseling.

Theodore “Dorey” Vollmer, RBT

Registered Behavior Technician

Dorey Vollmer is currently working towards his B.S. in Psychology at the University of North Florida. He is currently working in Jacksonville with plans to pursue higher education in the near future. Dorey is pursuing a career with children with special needs, with interests in adolescents across all levels of functioning, social skills, and communication.