About the Team

The Shabani Institute is driven to provide high-quality services to all of its clients.

Everyone who is employed at the Shabani Institute shares a true passion for the field of Applied Behavior Analysis.

Our team is known to pursue higher education, diverse learning opportunities, and professional growth with the determination to use this knowledge to enrich and better the lives of our clients and their families.

Our organization has a very familial approach; the culture within our organization empowers us to support one another so we can be more effective with the families we serve. We encourage a collaborative work environment and promote a safe workplace where creativity, science, innovation, and education are supported.

Meet Our Team

Jacqueline Gamboa

Behavior Technician

Raymond Jackson, RBT

Registered Behavior Technician

Brittnei Lee, RBT

Registered Behavior Technician

Eunice Kim, M.S., BCBA

Clinical Supervisor

Dane Thoreson, BCaBA

Assistant Clinical Supervisor

Chioma Nwosu, RBT

Registered Behavior Technician

Christine Carbonell

Behavior Technician

Jacob Piotrowski

Behavior Technician

Julian Cohen

Behavior Technician

Eric Curiel

Behavior Technician

Yasmine Gonzalez

Behavior Technician

Louis DeHaan

Behavior Technician

Mariano Nunez

Behavior Technician

Claire Rosenthal

Behavior Technician

Trina Williams

Behavior Technician

Ritwik Krishnan

Behavior Technician

Patricia Mortel

Behavior Technician

Noah Anderson

Behavior Technician

Hisa Joseph, B.S., RBT

Assistant Clinical Supervisor

Nicole DeStefano, M.A., BCBA

Director of Supervision & Training

Austin Leger, RBT

Registered Behavior Technician

Luis Polanco, RBT

Senior Registered Behavior Technician

Jimmy Aguilar, RBT

Senior Registered Behavior Technician

Carissa English, RBT

Senior Registered Behavior Technician

Adrian Morando

Behavior Technician

Anthony Fernandez, RBT

Registered Behavior Technician

Jenelle DeMedio, RBT

Registered Behavior Technician

Tracy Palmer

Billing Specialist

Nathalie Pineda, RBT

Registered Behavior Technician

Alyssa Cienfuegos

Clinical Strategist

Jarrah Korba, M.Ed, BCBA

Director of Client Services

Kathy Venegas, RBT

Registered Behavior Technician

Kelsey Fallon, M.S., BCBA

Assistant Clinical Director

Behavior Technician

Jacqueline Gamboa
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Registered Behavior Technician

Raymond Jackson, RBT
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Registered Behavior Technician

Brittnei Lee, RBT
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Clinical Supervisor

Eunice Kim, M.S., BCBA
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Assistant Clinical Supervisor

Dane Thoreson, BCaBA
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Registered Behavior Technician

Chioma Nwosu, RBT
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Behavior Technician

Christine Carbonell
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Behavior Technician

Jacob Piotrowski
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Behavior Technician

Julian Cohen
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Behavior Technician

Eric Curiel
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Behavior Technician

Yasmine Gonzalez
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Behavior Technician

Louis DeHaan
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Behavior Technician

Mariano Nunez
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Behavior Technician

Claire Rosenthal
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Behavior Technician

Trina Williams
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Office Manager

Kirsten Patterson
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Clinical Supervisor

Nicole Maeda, M.S., BCBA
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Behavior Technician

Ritwik Krishnan
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Behavior Technician

Patricia Mortel
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Clinical Supervisor

Eric Ishijima, M.A., Ph. D., BCBA
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Behavior Technician

Noah Anderson
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Assistant Clinical Supervisor

Hisa Joseph, B.S., RBT

“Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.” - Maya Angelou

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Director of Supervision & Training

Nicole DeStefano, M.A., BCBA

“What is love except another name for the use of positive reinforcement? Or vice versa.”― B.F. Skinner

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Clinical Supervisor

Christian Jimenez, M.A., BCBA

"Making one person smile can change the world, maybe not the whole world but their world."- John Spence

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Registered Behavior Technician

Austin Leger, RBT
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Clinical Supervisor

Crystal Noh, M.S., BCBA
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Senior Registered Behavior Technician

Luis Polanco, RBT
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Senior Registered Behavior Technician

Jimmy Aguilar, RBT
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Senior Registered Behavior Technician

Carissa English, RBT
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Behavior Technician

Adrian Morando
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Registered Behavior Technician

Anthony Fernandez, RBT
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Registered Behavior Technician

Jenelle DeMedio, RBT
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Billing Specialist

Tracy Palmer
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Registered Behavior Technician

Nathalie Pineda, RBT
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Clinical Strategist

Alyssa Cienfuegos
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Director of Client Services

Jarrah Korba, M.Ed, BCBA
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Registered Behavior Technician

Kathy Venegas, RBT
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Executive Director

Daniel B. Shabani, Ph.D., BCBA-D
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Assistant Clinical Director

Kelsey Fallon, M.S., BCBA

"If you find it in your heart to care for somebody else, you will have succeeded." - Maya Angelou

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