Danielle is a BCBA who began her journey in the field of Special Education as a teenager watching her neighbors struggle to get their son diagnosed with Autism. While attending the University of Washington for her undergraduate degree, she volunteered at the Autism Research center. After graduating with her B.S. in psychology, she started working as a Behavior Technician working 1:1 with children and teenagers diagnosed with ASD and other developmental disorders.
After receiving her M.A. in Counseling from Saint Martin’s University, she started attending the University of Northern Texas Online in order to take the classes necessary to get her BCBA.
Danielle joined the BASICS NW team in June of 2016. In her free time she enjoys playing games (card, board, and computer), painting miniatures for Dungeons and Dragons, during football season rooting for the Seahawks and the Huskies, but most importantly she enjoys spending time with her Cocker Spaniel.