Our Senior Team Members

At Child’s Play Autism Centers, we want to make the most of your child’s life, as well as your family’s. And we think that experience is key to making that happen. This is why our staff is comprised of experienced Board Certified Behavior Analysts, along with an experienced Coordination team that receives intensive ongoing direct training and supervision. All of Child’s Play’s staff is Safe Crisis Management certified and we are dedicated to supporting children on all levels of the spectrum. We also train and maintain all staff in American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED in-house with our certified trainers. We take pride in knowing each client and their families personally and are compassionate, receptive and competent in our work.

It’s your life – and together, we take it seriously.

Jason Shaw

Director of Operations, Managing Member

Jason is co-owner of Child’s Play and a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA). He oversees business operations of Child’s Play and consults as requested on life-skills programming, appropriate sexual behavior, problem behavior reduction, and clinic to school transitions. Recently, Jason has begun consulting with other clinics and assisting in operations concerns. He earned a master’s degree from Ball State University in Special Education, concentrating in Applied Behavior Analysis and Autism.

Jason has held a seat since 2015 on the board of directors for InPEAT, a state-wide collection of the highest-quality of direct ABA providers, working with government agencies, insurance companies, regulators and parent advocacy groups. InPEAT strives to effort and affect relations and the methods payers use to authorize/deny services for children and to establish and raise standards for quality of care for our field in Indiana, and the region at large. InPEAT is currently pushing for licensure in Indiana for Behavior Analysts, and to establish local controls for quality of care and oversight for the applied usage of Behavior Analysis in Indiana.

Rebecca Fulcher

Director of Clinical Supervision

Rebecca is co-owner of Child’s Play and a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) with over nine years of professional practice applying her skills. Becki is also proudly certified as a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Specialist. She holds a masters degree in Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in Chicago, IL.

She completed her practicum supervision hours at Julia S. Molloy Education Center in Morton Grove, Illinois and has provided Applied Behavior Analysis Services in Illinois, Tennessee, and Indiana for both adults and children with various disabilities. She specializes in working with individuals emitting a high magnitude self-injurious and socially disruptive behavior, as well as accelerating young learners’ acquisition of new skill sets and pivotal skills.

Becki holds the responsibility of overseeing all clinical coordination across Child’s Play’s network of extended services. She has a hand in each client’s progress and targeting of goal setting.

Aleta Hosier

Site Director, Fort Wayne Location

Aleta earned her master’s degree in child development from Erikson Institute in Chicago, IL, and her bachelor’s degree in psychology from Earlham College. Aleta oversees daily operations, staffing, and facilities at Child’s Play’s Fort Wayne location. Site directors are client families’ main point of contact when when entering into the service model, and facilitate insurance and treatment plan coordination on an ongoing basis. She directs the efforts of the Program Coordination and Training teams, facilitating quality staffing and material needs of Fort Wayne clients as well as managing caseloads and standards of the Child’s Play staff. Having already earned a master’s degree in a complementary field, Aleta completed her certificate from Ball State University to qualify to apply for the BCaBA credential in the immediate future. Aleta has been with Child’s Play since its founding.

Laci Boxell

Site Director, Huntington Location

Laci is a Registered Behavior Technician and earned her masters in Applied Behavior Analysis from Ball State University, and is currently preparing for her board exam for her BCBA credential. Site directors are client families’ main point of contact when when entering into the service model, and facilitate insurance and treatment plan coordination on an ongoing basis. Laci directs the efforts of the Program Coordination and Training teams, facilitating quality staffing and material needs of Huntington clients as well as managing caseloads and standards of the Child’s Play staff. Laci also fills the role of one of Child’s Play’s CPR/AED/First Aid Instructors.

Tiffany Shaw

Staff Clinician, Behavior Analyst

Tiffany is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA), and she earned a master’s degree from Ball State University in Special Education, concentrating in Applied Behavior Analysis and Autism. She works along with the clinical team consulting on client caseloads, and assists with Registered Behavior Technician oversight and certificate management.

Tiffany consults on early learners and verbal behavior acquisition, as well as increasing the speed of new skill development with young clientele. Tiffany has been with Child’s Play since its founding.

David Sober

Staff Clinician, Behavior Analyst

David is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA), and earned his Master’s Degree in Applied Behavior Analysis from Ball State University along with an undergraduate degree in speech-language pathology from Ball State University. David works along with the clinical team consulting on client caseloads, and assists with Registered Behavior Technician oversight and certificate management. David has been with Child’s Play since its founding.

Samantha Berrios

Program Coordinator & SCM Instructor, Fort Wayne Location

Sam is a Registered Behavior Technician (RBT), having earned her bachelor’s degree in psychology from Indiana Tech. She is currently earning a certificate in ABA, and is receiving supervision for preparation for the BCaBA credential. Sam is responsible the implementation of clients’ programming plans, and also to ensure that complete and proper records exist for our BCBAs to make clinical decisions. Sam is currently working on her undergraduate certificate and supervision to qualify to take the BCaBA exam in the future. Her day-to-day responsibilities include clinical target programming needs of Fort Wayne clients as well as managing caseloads of the Child’s Play staff.

Mindy Fairchild

Program Coordinator & SCM Instructor, Huntington Location

Mindy is a Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) and earned her Masters in Applied Behavior Analysis and is preparing to sit for her BCBA credential. She also has a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Huntington University. She is responsible the implementation of clients’ programming plans, and also to ensure that complete and proper records exist for our BCBAs to make clinical decisions. Her day-to-day responsibilities include clinical target programming needs of Fort Wayne clients as well as managing caseloads of the Child’s Play staff. Mindy also assists as one of Child’s Play’s certified Safe Crisis Management (SCM) instructors

Lanette Fravel

Training Coordinator, Fort Wayne Location

Lanette holds a master’s degree in Applied Behavior Analysis from Ball State University, and a bachelor’s degree in social work with a specialization in child abuse and neglect from Indiana University. She is currently preparing for her certification exam to become a Board-Certified Behavior Analyst. As Training Coordinator, she is responsible for directing training efforts, feedback, and staff reinforcement programs, and directly oversees all new staff training at assigned Child’s Play locations.

Allison Jack

Training Coordinator & First Aid Instructor , Huntington Location

With a bachelor’s of science in psychology from Indiana University East, Allison uses the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis to help develop life and social skills through one-on-one therapy for her clients at Child’s Play. Allison is currently working on her certificate and supervision to qualify to take the BCaBA exam in the future. As Training Coordinator, she is responsible for directing training efforts, feedback, and staff reinforcement programs, and directly oversees all new staff training at assigned Child’s Play locations. Allison also assists as an American Red Cross CPR /First Aid/AED Instructor.

Matt Swick

Senior Therapist, SCM Instructor

Matt is a Registered Behavior Technician (RBT), and earned a degree in psychology from Indiana University-Purdue University at Fort Wayne, and uses that education to work one-on-one with clients working to develop their life and social skills in both clinical and natural environments, encouraging client independence. As a Senior Therapist Matt works with a cadre of Behavior Technicians at the Huntington clinic, assisting training efforts and boosting teamwork. Matt also assists as one of Child’s Play’s certified Safe Crisis Management (SCM) instructors.

Devin Anderson

Senior Therapist, SCM Instructor

Devin is a Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) and earned his bachelor’s degree in kinesiology with a minor in psychology from Indiana University. His day-to-day responsibilities include one-on-one behavioral therapy to Child’s Play clients and life skill training that promotes independent living. As a Senior Therapist, Devin works with a cadre of Behavior Technicians at the N. Clinton St. clinic, assisting training efforts and boosting teamwork. Devin also assists as one of Child’s Play’s certified Safe Crisis Management (SCM) instructors.

Rachael Hope

Senior Therapist

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Rylea Prosser

Senior Therapist

Rylea is a Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) and earned a bachelor’s in Speech and Language Pathology from Indiana State University. She enjoys working on emerging language with her clients, and promoting skills that will lead to healthy adult life in the future. As a Senior Therapist, Rylea works with a cadre of Behavior Technicians at the Huntington clinic, assisting training efforts and boosting teamwork.

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-Parent