Mike Stephens has been a Behavior Specialist with Learning ARTS since June 2012. He attended California State University, Fresno where he received a Bachelor’s degree in psychology in 2006 and a Master’s degree in psychology with an emphasis in ABA in 2012. His Master’s thesis involved video modeling to teach parents to better implement behavior intervention strategies. In October 2012 Mike earned his BCBA certification. He has worked at the Central Valley Autism Center at Fresno State and in a hybrid school/early intervention model for the KC Kids STARS program at Kings Canyon Unified School District. Mike currently works out of the Merced office for Learning ARTS and has assisted in developing a clinic in the Merced area. He also does some consultation work for his local school district in Ahwahnee California. After work he stays busy with his 3 wonderful children.