ABA Center of Excellence

Clinical Excellence - Excellent Outcomes

Bancroft’s Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Center of Excellence is a valuable resource in the region by virtue of its depth and breadth of expertise and experience in evidence-based treatment for autism. Through its team of behavior analysts, the center provides a truly unparalleled path to improving quality of life for children, adults, and their families while ensuring internal clinical quality.

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Collaborate, Integrate and Innovate

The ABA Center of Excellence is dedicated to advancing the treatment of autism and other intellectual and developmental disabilities through:

  • Clinical expertise
  • Research 
  • Collaboration
  • Advanced training
  • Innovation
  • Professional development

The ABA Center of Excellence ensures excellence across the board through ongoing professional development of our clinical experts, oversight, and the dissemination of research, information and best practices among the team and in the community. 

Culture of Learning

All of our clinical experts are encouraged to access:

  • Workshops and mentorship
  • Opportunities for continued and graduate studies through academic partnerships
  • Rider University’s on-site Masters Degree program
  • Practical field experience
  • Research opportunities
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of our behavior analysts have 3+ years of experience
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In 2020 we provided 800+ hours of continuing education credits for our BCBAs and BCaBAs
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of ABA specialists are currently enrolled in graduate school or are recent graduates

Community Outreach and Thought Leadership

Members of Bancroft’s ABA Center of Excellence are able to inform and educate others in the field through consulting, training, instruction, publication and serving as subject matter experts. The ABA COE provides access to journals, research and findings, and community training and workshops.  

For more information, contact Dr. Tracy Kettering, Ph.D., BCBAD

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Tracy L. Kettering, Ph.D., BCBA-D

Led by Tracy Kettering, Ph.D., BCBA, the Center of Excellence is home to Bancroft’s rich roster of Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBAs), Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analysts (BCaBAs), and ABA Specialists, all of whom provide and oversee evidence-based treatment for individuals diagnosed with autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, dual diagnoses, brain injury and severe behavior disorders. 

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Join the region’s most impactful nonprofit and learn alongside a team of clinicians dedicated to innovation and research in the advancement of autism treatment.  

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