Lucinda Heidel has been practicing in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis for more than 20 years. She started her career as a 1:1 aide in the home and school settings.
Lucinda has worked with a range of disabilities including: autism, cerebral palsy, emotional disturbance, learning disabilities, anxiety disorders, fetal alcohol syndrome, ADHD, and down syndrome. She has worked with a range of clients with different disabilities from 18 months to 45 years old. For the last 2 years, Lucinda implemented behavior analytic principles in free public Montessori charter schools assisting students with disabilities to be fully included in the classroom with their peers.
Lucinda is passionate about teaching any motivated client, regardless of age or disability, to have friends. She is a certified provider for PEERS for Adolescents through UCLA which is an evidenced based social skills intervention for motivated adolescents who are interested in learning ways to help them make and keep friends. She received her bachelors in Psychology from University of Phoenix and her Masters of Education with an emphasis in Instruction and Curriculum from Chapman University. Lucinda has attended several trainings with Dr. Hayes on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and implemented ACT in the clinical settings.
Lucinda recently moved to Washington from Sacramento, California with her family and is excited to explore this wonderful state!
“You never really understand a person until you consider things from (their) point of view.” ~Atticus Finch
For more information about our services or insurance please call 888-805-0759.
We accept most major insurance plans
We continue to work with insurance companies as they begin to cover ABA services. If you don’t see your insurance provider on our list, give us a call to see if we accept your specific plan or can arrange for a single case agreement.
Services are also available through private funding.
Autism Learning Partners
19204 North Creek Parkway, Building 2, Suite 110
Bothell, WA 98011