Our Team

Our specialist EDSM behavioural therapists have significant experience and work as a team to provide the best for your child.

 

  • A skilled team – Professional and experienced behavioural therapists who work one on one with your child to implement their individualised program. 
  • Fixed Services – A fixed fee for our services, which is transparent in your service quote and quoted in your service agreement which can be accessed through NDIS. 
  • Peace of mind – you can be confident that all of our staff are fully referenced and have working with children checks. We also comply with all Government Covid-19 requirements.
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Jaimie

Certified ESDM Behavioural Therapist

Certified ESDM Therapist

Jaimie Roberts is a certified Early Start Denver Model therapist accredited through the UC Davis Mind Institute in Sacramento, California.

Jaimie has a Bachelor of Education, and has a strong passion for early intervention and supporting children with various skills sets. Jaimie is a family- centred therapist and has a pragmatic evidence-based approach to delivering intensive early intervention programs and enjoys working in a multidisciplinary team to achieve best outcomes for the families and children she supports. She has a high regard for the individual needs of each family that she works with and is highly regarded by parents and industry.

(03) 7064 5777

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Margaret-Ann

BCBA Certified ESDM Behavioural Analyst

Board Certified Behaviours Analyst (BCBA) – International & Australian Board. Advanced Behaviour Support Specialist (NDIS).   

Margaret-Ann (Maggie) completed her Masters of Science in Applied Behaviour Analysis in Queens University Belfast and is certified as a Behaviour Analyst both with the international Board Analyst Certification Board (BACB) and the Association for Behaviour Analysis Australia (ABAA), and certified as a Early Start Denver Model (ESDM) Therapist.  Margaret-Ann has been working within the field of Behaviour Analysis for over 10 years in a wide range of settings from clinics, to homes, schools, kindergartens and anywhere else learning can happen. Margaret-Ann provides behavioural assessment, intervention plans and implementation for clients and their families. Margaret-Ann is passionate about understanding how each person learns in order to develop an individualised approach suited to them.  Margaret-Ann is also registered with the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) as an advanced Behaviour Support Specialist. 

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Clare

ESDM Lead Therapist

ESDM Advanced Trained BA.PsychSc/Crim, GradDipPsych

Clare completed her Bachelor’s and an Honours degree in Psychology at Deakin University. She is particularly interested in developmental psychology and is passionate about helping young children and families achieve their early intervention goals. Clare is completing Certification in the Early Start Denver Model and has experience implementing Positive Behaviour Support for children and adolescents. Clare also spends her time volunteering at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute and as a Casual Academic at Deakin University.

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Margaret

Behavioural Therapist

BA Psych and GradDipPsych

Margaret completed her Bachelor of Arts majoring in Psychology and her Graduate Diploma of Psychology  Advanced (4th year Honours Equivalent) at Monash University. During this time, she wrote a qualitative research project which focused on exploring public perceptions of parenting and Autism among Australian parents of children with non-ASD children. Margaret has previously worked as an Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA) therapist, providing early intervention for young children with ASD in various settings at clinics, home and kindergartens. She is committed to making a difference through early intervention and evidence based practice. She highly values the development of children, exercising empathy and creativity through play and learning. Margaret’s experience as a therapist has inspired her to some days pursue a career as a child psychologist.

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Miranda

ESDM Behavioural Therapist

BSc. NeuroSci – ESDM Advanced Trained

Miranda is currently completing a Bachelor of Science majoring Neuroscience with a minor in Psychology at the University of Melbourne. She is passionate about early brain development and is particularly interested in the role of early intervention during critical periods of growth that early intervention can address. She especially enjoys working with families and children to help acquire skill, language and independence for each child. Outside of work, Miranda volunteers as a mentor for refugee youth and is also completing a Diploma in French at the University of Melbourne.

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Jenna

Lead Clinical Manager

Board Certified Behavioural Analyst (BCBA) – BPsychSc. MIncSpEd (ABA)

Jenna completed her Bachelor’s of Psychology at Edith Cowan University and Master’s in Special Education at Monash University, Specialising in Applied Behaviour Analysis. Jenna has over 10 years experience supporting young children and their families using the principals of Applied Behaviour Analysis across various settings (clinic, classroom, home and the community). Jenna is passionate about supporting school aged students with autism, taking a particular interest in teaching and developing social skills which are so important for all children to ensure successful participation in social contexts. Jenna is a Board Certified Behaviour Analyst (BCBA).

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Joanne

Behavioural Therapist

BA – Bath Spa University 

Jo completed her Bachelor of Arts  at Bath Spa University in 2016, which led to her creating and touring a play centred around a child with autism who is mute. This began her interest and love for making accessible theatre and completing her dissertation focussing on how to make education accessible for all. After working in the care industry, Jo went on to gain her Postgraduate Certificate of Education from St.Mary’s University in 2021 and she subsequently helped students with learning and communication needs. After moving to Australia, Jo now makes education a positive and accessible experience for all. She is passionate about early intervention programmes and uses her teaching skills to make a positive difference in children’s lives. In her spare time she enjoys reading, art classes and getting outside into nature.

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Toby

ESDM Lead Behavioural Therapist

GradDipEd (EarlChildEd) & MEd (IncSpec)
ESDM Advanced Trained

Toby completed a Graduate Diploma in Early Childhood Education at RMIT University and registers as an Early Childhood Teacher. She has previously worked with children from three months old to five years old in childcare and kindergarten. She has experience supporting children with autism in the classroom environment and is very passionate about supporting children with special needs. It led her to complete a Master of Education majoring in Inclusive and Special Education at Monash University. She strongly believes every child has the right to assess quality education and is passionate about utilising ESDM to support children with special needs to maximise their potential through play.  

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Layla

Behavioural Therapist

BSc (App), RMIT

Layla completed Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology) at RMIT University in 2022 and is currently completing Graduate Diploma in Psychology (Advanced) at Monash University. During her undergraduate degree, Layla completed her internship as a research assistant finding techniques and strategies to help new parents navigate how to assist their children with ASD and ADHD. Layla has also previously worked as an Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) therapist and values working collaboratively with families to support the growth and development of children. She is passionate about providing evidence-based interventions that are tailored to each child’s unique needs. Layla is committed to staying up to date with latest research. In her spare time, she enjoys baking and reading. 

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Violeta (Viki)

ESDM Behavioural Therapist

Ba. HuServ

Violeta graduated from Federation University with a Bachelor of Community and Human Services in 2021. Violeta has worked as Education Support at an all Autistic school, a Living life support assistant and a Family Violence Youth worker in her previous roles. She is passionate about helping individuals and extremely passionate about early intervention and how she can best support young people to reach their full potential early on. 

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Tina

Operations Manager

B Arts. Mon.

With more than 30 years experience in management, Tina manages the overall operational support for Amazing Kids. This includes finance, scheduling, logistics and property management. She also manages client liaison, payroll and NDIS administration and support. Tina’s professional interests include enhancing Amazing Kids operations, standards and processes as well as making sure all team members are supported. Outside of work, she loves family time, travelling and bushwalking.

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Cristine

ESDM Behavioural Therapist

ESDM Therapist – BPsychSc

Cristine completed a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychological Science at La Trobe University in 2019. She has previous experience working as an ABA therapist delivering group school readiness program to children with ASD before they go to primary school. She also worked as a support worker helping children with a variety of disabilities with behaviour regulation and community inclusion. She’s always been interested in children’s development and is very passionate about helping children develop functional skills and discovering their unique strengths. The best thing about the job for Cristine is seeing the positive changes early intervention makes in the lives of the children and their families.

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Nadine

Behavioural Therapist

B.Psych (Hons) SHPO La.Trobe

Nadine completed a four-year sequence, APAC accredited degree in Psychology (Honours). Her previous experience as an ABA therapist alongside volunteer work at VASS (Victorian Arabic Social Services) has conditioned essential values that she finds intrinsically rewarding e.g., humility. Nadine is passionate about early intervention across the developmental lifespan and the effect it has on families. As an early intervention therapist, she endeavours to provide care, support, and opportunities to our little learners, and for the community. Outside of work she loves to surround herself with nature, particularly the ocean as it makes her feel grounded and centred.

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Camille

Behavioural Therapist

MT (Early Childhood), MEd (ABA), BPsychSc – Univ of Melb.

Camille recently graduated with a Master’s in Early Childhood Teaching from The University of Melbourne. Prior to joining Amazing Kids, she worked as an Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) therapist in Australia and Hong Kong, providing 1:1 intensive intervention programs, group sessions, and school shadowing for children aged 2-17 with Autism and other disabilities. She is passionate about using individualised, strengths-based and multidiscipline approach to support each child and their families. Camille is currently working towards her Board Certified Behaviour Analyst (BCBA) and Early Start Denver Model (ESDM) Therapist certification. She is excited to combine her knowledge and experience in ABA with the ESDM to support children in reaching their full potential. Seeing children able to be confidence in themselves brings the biggest smile for her. Outside of work, you can find her diving, hiking and enjoying the sun at the beach.

(03) 7064 5777

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Areeba

Behavioural Therapist

B.Psych – RMIT Univ

Areeba  completed her Bachelors of Psychology at RMIT University in 2021 and is currently completing her Graduate Diploma in Psychology (Advanced). Her previous work as an ABA therapist, along with being a current volunteer at the Anxiety Recovery Centre Victoria, aligns with her passion to teach independence and self-help strategies. She endeavours to provide support and care for early learners and their families. Outside of work, Areeba enjoys baking, learning languages and D.I.Y. projects. 

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May

Behavioural Therapist

Bus, BECE

May is currently completing her Bachelor of Early Childhood Education at Victoria University. She has previously provided learning support to children with ASD in primary school settings and has also supported NDIS clients living with mental health issues and psychosocial disabilities. May has been implementing her highly inclusive style of practice as an early childhood educator in both kindergarten and childcare settings for the past two years. As a member of Early Childhood Australia (ECA), May keeps herself up to date with the latest research and industry trends. She is passionate about child development and believes that each child has their own unique potential to make a positive contribution to the world. May also loves running and exploring nature trails at every opportunity she gets.

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Chan

Behavioural Therapist

Ba.Arts (psych), Ba.Psych (hons completing), M.Couns

Chanwoo (Chan) is currently completing Bachelor of Psychology (Honours). In his last role he worked as an applied behavioural analysis and therapist working with children with ASD. He also has experience at a public school as a primary student counsellor.

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Serena

ESDM Behavioural Therapist

B.Psych (Hons) (Completing)

Serena is currently completing a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) with a Minor in Neuroscience, at Swinburne University of Technology. What she especially enjoys about the ESDM is utilising the power of play as a therapeutic tool in facilitating the holistic development of children, nurturing their abilities, fostering independence, and instilling confidence. Serena also spends her time volunteering as a Research Assistant at Swinburne University.

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Emily

Receptionist

B.Comm – Monash Univ

Emily is currently completing her Bachelor’s of Business at Monash University. She has previous experience working in administration, and works closely with team members to ensure they feel supported. Emily assists with the schedule, payroll, and is in contact with families to ensure their programs are running smoothly. Emily is passionate about ESDM, and will go that extra mile to provide new families with therapy at Amazing Kids.

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