Meet Anh-Tram “Chum” Newcomb, our Training and Development Specialist, a dedicated and experienced Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) with a passion for training and continuing education. With over 20 years of experience in the field, Chum firmly believes in the power of effective education, training, and collaboration to achieve success.
Having worked with individuals from the age of 2-60 years old, Chum’s expertise lies in behavior analysis, and she specializes in areas such as behavior skills training, ACT, educational and learning development, performance management, addiction, early intervention, and more. She is committed to improving the field of behavior analysis through compassionate, inclusive, and ethical training of clinicians and service providers. She has developed and conducted trainings on integrating ABA strategies to groups across the country, as well as presented on a variety of topics at multiple conferences. The core of her drive and work will always be to provide quality and comprehensive ABA services to families.
Chum’s educational background includes a Master of Education in Special Education with a concentration in Applied Behavior Analysis from George Mason University. With a wealth of experience, a passion for behavior analysis, and a commitment to ongoing growth, Chum is dedicated to making a positive impact in the field and improving the lives of individuals with special needs.
Outside of work, Chum has a variety of interests. She enjoys playing video games, caring for animals, and has multiple pets, including dogs, a hamster, and 5 aquariums. Chum also finds joy in spontaneous dance parties with her family and appreciates a diverse range of cuisines, but particularly enjoys tater tots and sushi.