Kristen Kowalski

Occupational Therapist

Kristen is a registered and licensed Occupational Therapist at BY YOUR SIDE in Morton Grove. She graduated with a Masters of Occupational Therapy from The University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Kristen has worked in a variety of pediatric settings before, during and after completion of her occupational therapy program, including the school-based, outpatient […]

By |July 16th, 2018|Morton Grove, staff|0 Comments

Cicely Thom

ABA Therapist

Cicely works as an ABA Therapist at BY YOUR SIDE in Morton grove. Cicely graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in May 2018 with a Bachelors degree in Kinesiology. Her previous experience includes The Autism Program at UIUC and both dance and aquatic therapy. She loves working with children and helping to […]

By |July 11th, 2018|Morton Grove, staff|0 Comments

Caitlin O’Mara

Speech-Language Pathologist

Caitlin works as a Speech-Language Pathologist at BY YOUR SIDE in Morton Grove. Caitlin graduated in May of 2018 with a Masters degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Elmhurst College. During school, Caitlin obtained experience in a private clinic for children with autism, elementary school setting, and an adult rehabilitation facility. Caitlin is excited […]

By |July 11th, 2018|Morton Grove, staff|0 Comments

Debbie Fingerman

ABA Therapist 

Debbie enjoys working as an ABA therapist at By Your Side in Morton Grove. She is currently pursuing her MS in ABA at National Louis University. Her work experience includes substitute teaching within the special education department at a local high school. Debbie enjoys helping autistic individuals fulfill their ultimate potential so that they […]

By |June 21st, 2018|Morton Grove, staff|0 Comments

Breya Whitefield

ABA Therapist 

Breya Whitefield works as an ABA Therapist at BY YOUR SIDE in Morton Grove. Breya currently attends Drake University, and will graduate in December of 2018 with a Bachelors of Science in Psychology. Her prior work experience includes working with children who have Autism in recreational, clinic, and educational settings. Breya enjoys watching these […]

By |June 13th, 2018|Morton Grove, staff|0 Comments

Laurina Fontana

ABA Therapist 

Laurina Fontana is an ABA Therapist at BY YOUR SIDE in Morton Grove. Laurina graduated from Elmhurst College in May 2018 with a Bachelors of Arts in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Laurina is currently attending Midwestern University to pursue her Masters Degree in Speech-Language Pathology. She has previously worked as a camp counselor, where […]

By |June 7th, 2018|Morton Grove, staff|0 Comments

Priya Patel

ABA Therapist 

Priya Patel works as an ABA Therapist at By Your Side in Morton Grove. Priya graduated in May of 2018 with a Bachelors degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Saint Louis University. Her previous work experience includes reading to kids who come from low socio-economic backgrounds to provide exposure to literacy, and also […]

By |June 7th, 2018|Morton Grove, staff|0 Comments

Susana Deschamps

ABA Therapist 

Susana Deschamps works as an ABA therapist at BY YOUR SIDE in Morton Grove. Susana graduated in May of 2018 with a Bachelors of Science in Psychology with a minor in Human Development and Family Studies from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She plans to also attend graduate school for School Psychology. Her […]

By |June 7th, 2018|Morton Grove, staff|0 Comments

Tiya Tito

ABA Therapist 

Tiya Tito works as an ABA Therapist at BY YOUR SIDE in Morton Grove. Tiya is currently a junior at Drake University majoring in health science with a minor in psychology and a concentration in behavior analysis disabilities studying to become an occupational therapist. Her current work experience includes working at a pediatric clinic […]

By |June 7th, 2018|Morton Grove, staff|0 Comments

Nilofer Kazmi

ABA Therapist 

Nilofer Kazmi works as an ABA Therapist at BY YOUR SIDE in Morton Grove. Nilofer graduated in May of 2014 from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a Bachelors of Science degree in Human Development and Family Studies with a concentration in Child and Adolescent Development. Her previous work experience includes elementary school […]

By |June 7th, 2018|Morton Grove, staff|0 Comments