"Parents who refuse to put their foot down, usually have kids who step on their toes"
- Chinese Proverb
What's Special About Deena?
Deena Singer, LMSW, BCBA has over 20 years of experience working in the field of special education. Deena is passionate about empowering parents and therapists to use techniques based on Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) to help children with challenging behaviors learn in the most positive and effective ways possible. Deena coordinates, trains and supervises therapeutic staff implementing ABA programs for children with ASDs. Deena consults privately with schools to create classroom-wide behavior plans, and she provides intensive parent training as a stand alone service or as part of comprehensive intervention plans. All of Deena’s services are provided effectively both virtually and in-person.
Deena is a faculty member at the David Yellin Teachers College in Jerusalem where she supervises students in the ABA Graduate Program. Deena lectures and presents internationally on various topics related to ABA and how to effectively implement treatments at home and in the therapy center.
Deena lives in the Jerusalem area with her husband and 4 children, ages 10-19, who keep her on her toes and challenge her on a daily basis to practice what she preaches.