Melissa Raymond, owner and director of Milestones Behavioral Services, has always had a passion for helping children learn and grow. Melissa began working with children with developmental disabilities, including autism, as a camp counselor in 1998. She continued working in this role unit 2004 when she was introduced to the field of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA). Melissa was inspired to become a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) after learning how ABA positively impacts the lives of children with developmental disabilities. She earned her Master’s degree in ABA in 2009 and became a BCBA. After working in the field for several years, Melissa and her husband Craig founded Milestones Behavioral Services in 2012.
Melissa has been providing ABA services to children and families for over 14 years. Her commitment and dedication are also evident in her exceptional staff of BCBAs and Registered Line Technicians. As the director of Milestones Behavioral Services, Melissa is guided by her passion and priority for delivering high quality ABA services. Her expertise is in the area of early intervention with service being provided in the clinic, home, and school settings. Melissa’s mission is to help children reach their developmental milestones and to provide a fun and happy learning environment for all of those who are part of the Milestones family.
At Milestones, it is our goal to provide you the highest quality service available! Our team is comprised of multiple BCBAs with outstanding backgrounds. BCBAs provide frequent supervision of line technicians and are heavily involved with each students' program. This leads to rapid analysis of data and increased rates of progress. Our line technicians are carefully chosen based on background, experience, and personality. Additionally, our Owner and Director, Melissa Raymond is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst herself! Incorporating best practices into every aspect of Milestones is part of her personal mission.