Autism Behavior and Psychological Services
TESTING, BEHAVIOR, AND PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES
DR. LISA WALSH
Dr. Lisa Walsh is a licensed clinical psychotherapist and founder of ABPS. Dr. Lisa earned her undergraduate degree from Baker University and a doctorate degree in Developmental and Child Psychology from the University of Kansas. She did her psychology internship and post-doctoral fellowship training at the Center for Child Health and Development at the University of Kansas Medical Center under the Leadership and Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities (LEND) training program to become specialized in autism and related disorders. During her training, she participated in multiple clinics including the feeding clinic, cleft lip/cleft palate, cystic fibrosis, and behavior clinic. In addition, she assisted in developmental and autism spectrum disorder diagnostic clinics. Following this, Dr. Lisa worked in the Leavenworth County Special Education Cooperative as a Behavior Specialist. She was also employed by ACI Learning Centers as a psychologist to conduct ADHD and autism assessments and provide individual and family psychotherapy. She also earned her certification as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst-Doctoral.
Prior to her interest and work with families and individuals with developmental, behavioral, and autism spectrum disorders, Dr. Lisa served as the director of the Strategic Learning Center in Lawrence, KS, working with students with social and learning challenges. Additionally, she has researched and developed materials and procedures that address the social, academic, and learning needs of those groups. Dr. Lisa is a member of the Council for Exceptional Children, the American Psychological Association, the Kansas Psychological Association, and serves on the board of the Greater Kansas City Psychological Association. She is also a Certified Autism Specialist.
Dr. Lisa has expanded her services to not just work with children, but also with teenagers and adults to treat the majority mental health needs.
APPLIED BEHAVIOR ANALYSIS (ABA) THERAPY (Not provided at ABPS)
CASSANDRA P. SADOWSKY, MS, BCBA
Cassandra is new to the Leavenworth area. She is the Director of Sandowsky Autism Services and works closely with Dr. Lisa to provide ABA services to military families. Cassandra's contact info is listed below:
Phone: (619) 456-1814
CONNECTIONS BEHAVIORAL SOLUTIONS
Providing one-on-one educational and behavioral services to children, youth, and adults living in and around the Kansas City area, in both Kansas and Missouri, including the Leavenworth area.
Contact information is located on website: www.connect2aba.com
Dr. Farrell Weiers
Leavenworth, KS 66048
SPEECH AND OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY SERVICES (Not provided at ABPS)
MATTHEW J. BRAUN, MA, CCC-SLP
Matthew is a speech-language pathologist at the Center for Child Health and Development at the KU Medical Center. He also works for New Balloon Therapy Services and provides speech services to military families. His contact info is listed below:
Phone: (816) 914-9319