Dana is a doctorate-level Board Certified Behavior Analyst with a MA in ABA and Ph.D. in Special Education and over 25 years experience working with children with special needs. GBS is the cumulation of years of experience in the field. Throughout her experience, she gathered information on what not to do, as well as information on best practices for children with Autism. Dana created GBS to be a fun yet intensive therapeutic experience for children AND staff. She strives to keep GBS staff as the highest trained, and of the highest quality in Central PA. Under Dr. Garner’s guidance, GBS staff provide effective, innovative and efficient intensive therapy to young children with ASD. Watching children make progress and parent feedback on generalization of skills at home are two of Dana’s favorite things about the Centers.
Tabitha is an Assistant Administrative Director and RBT. She has been with GBS since Dec 2019. When not working to enrich the lives of the clients at GBS, she enjoys spending time with her husband and 3 children and tending to their many animals. Tabitha’s favorite thing about working with GBS clients is watching the clients acquire skills.
Barb is a LBT and clinical director, she has been with GBS since 2019. She has 30 years’ of experience with Special Education, She loves to make people happy. Barbs favorite thing to do with kids at GBS is to hear their giggles and witness their growth.
Lisa is an BC-ABA, she has been working at GBS since August 2020. Lisa has been working with children with Autism providing a range of services in different settings since 2006. Lisa has been to 6 countries, she loves to traveling. She enjoys being a part of GBS clients’ progress to achieving their goals, watching how proud they are is the most rewarding feeling.
Chasity is a student at Bloomsburg and one of our Center Lead RBT’s. She is an avid dog lover and looks forward to all the little successes our clients make daily! Her future
Carissa is a dedicated employee who seems to always bring the light into the room and makes the sunshine feel a little brighter.
Danielle, Williamsport Center, Lead RBT
Danielle is a driven, dedicated employee here at GBS who rolled into the lead position as it was natural.
Sarah has been with GBS over 2 years. She has an art degree, and excels at developing therapeutic art/craft activities for the children. She is amazing with our younger population, and is studying to become a tattoo artist. We will be so sad to see her go, but so happy she is here to share her behavior modification skills with our team!She loves doing crafts for the GBS kids getting them to smile and have fun.
Julie is our Office Manager, she started in July of 2019. Julie is young at heart and will never grow old! She loves to greet the beautiful faces every morning, it makes her day.
Kelly joined GBS in 2022, and is assisting GBS with HR tasks. When not with GBS, she enjoys spending time with her wife, 5 kids, dogs, cats and ducks!
Kate is the Williamsport Center Assistant. Kate loves music, movies, and hanging out with her friends. She enjoys playing with all the kids at the Center
Alexis is the Lewisburg Center Assistant. She will soon be graduating high school, and hopefully joining the team as an RBT!!