Meet Sydni Hanley, a dedicated and experienced Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) and Director of Intensive ABA Services. Sydni’s journey in behavior analysis began at the esteemed University of Florida, where she gained valuable research experience under the guidance of renowned experts, Dr. Brian Iwata and Dr. Tim Vollmer. With a bachelor’s degree in psychology, she honed her skills in an ABA clinical setting for 2-3 years, specializing in reducing maladaptive behaviors and helping individuals acquire functional replacement skills.
In 2015, Sydni achieved her Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA) certification, which marked a significant milestone in her professional growth. Seeking new opportunities, she relocated to Virginia to provide in-home ABA services. During this time, she completed a master’s degree in behavior analysis and became a fully-fledged Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) in 2018.
Sydni’s expertise lies in tailoring research and procedures to meet the unique needs of her clients. She excels at thinking “outside the box” and constantly seeks innovative solutions for complex behavioral challenges. Moreover, she derives immense satisfaction from training staff and imparting knowledge about the practical application of behavior principles in everyday life, utilizing a fun, interactive, and relatable approach.
Outside of her work, Sydni finds joy in spending quality time with her loved ones, including her spouse, child, and furry companions. She also indulges in binge-watching criminal defense shows and documentaries, finding inspiration and entertainment in these gripping narratives.
Sydni Hanley is committed to making a positive impact in the lives of the individuals and families she serves, using her expertise and passion for behavior analysis.