Therese Snow

ABA Therapist

Therese is an ABA therapist at By Your Side in Schaumburg. She is a recent Hope College graduate with a major in exercise science and a minor in psychology. Therese is currently taking classes at Oakton Community College and working to attend graduate school for occupational therapy. Therese has worked with kids at the […]

By |October 18th, 2017|staff|0 Comments

Alia Kassam

ABA Therapist

Alia is an ABA therapist for BY YOU SIDE in Burr Ridge. She attended UIC and earned her bachelors in psychology. She has had experience working with kids with disabilities for two years. She plans on going back for her masters degree and becoming an occupational therapist in the near future. Alia is very […]

By |October 18th, 2017|staff|0 Comments

Abigail Koning

Occupational Therapist

Abigail is a registered Occupational Therapist at BY YOUR SIDE in Burr Ridge. She holds a Masters Degree from Grand Valley State University in Grand Rapids, MI. Prior to graduate school, Abigail worked as an Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) in Michigan. Abigail is excited to be able to draw from her experience as an […]

By |October 18th, 2017|staff|0 Comments

Halloween Tips and Tricks: Strategies for Dealing with Your Child’s Fears

BY YOUR SIDE knows Halloween can be scary time of year for some children. To help you prepare for the upcoming holiday, we’ve prepared strategies to make Halloween an enjoyable holiday for everyone. Read More

By |October 16th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Melissa Liautaud

Board Certified Analyst (BCBA)

Melissa Liautaud is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) and works at By Your Side as their Lead Development BCBA. Melissa earned a dual specialization with a Masters in ABA and clinical counseling from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. She received her Bachelors degree in Psychology from Hofstra University, with a […]

By |October 13th, 2017|staff|0 Comments

Juan Mercado

ABA Therapist

Juan Mercado works as an ABA Therapist at BY YOUR SIDE. Juan received an Associates of Science from Moraine Valley Community College and is currently working towards a Bachelors of Health Science from Governors State University. He is in the pre-occupational therapy track with career goals of practicing occupational therapy and helping kids. He […]

By |October 13th, 2017|staff, Tinley Park|0 Comments

Kim Erickson

ABA Therapist

Kim works as an ABA Therapist at BY YOUR SIDE. She holds a Bachelors of Science in Special Education from Illinois State University. She has worked as a classroom teacher since 2013 in a variety of settings ranging from junior high to high school. She has experience working with individuals with Autism in classroom […]

By |October 13th, 2017|staff|0 Comments

Noreen Syed

 Lead Registered Behavior Technician

Noreen Syed works as a Registered Behavior Technician at BY YOUR SIDE. She holds a double bachelors in Psychology and Political Science from the University of Missouri. Noreen plans on getting her masters degree in social work and continuing her work with kids on the spectrum. Noreen has experience working in ABA […]

By |October 13th, 2017|staff|0 Comments

BY YOUR SIDE will be sponsoring a Sibshop in Tinley Park

March 2, 2018 from 4:00 – 6:00pm!
8200 185th Street, Suite A/B, Tinley Park, IL 60487
Phone: (708) 580-0440 | $10 fee per child*
*This event is not covered by insurance.
 

Siblings are the family members who will have the longest-lasting relationship with a person who has a disability. For that reason, Sibshops are a place for siblings to participate […]

By |October 11th, 2017|NON PUBLIC|0 Comments

Adrien Phipps

ABA Therapist

Adrien Phipps is an ABA therapist at BY YOUR SIDE. She holds a Bachelors of music degree from DePaul University and a Bachelors of Science degree from University of Illinois at Chicago. In addition to ABA therapy, she runs a piano studio for pre-k and grade school students. Adrien is excited to become a […]

By |October 9th, 2017|staff|0 Comments