Behavior Specialists

Behavior Specialists will provide training and technical assistance on issues related to social-emotional and behavioral health within multi-tiered systems of support.

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Professional Development Opportunities

Please reference our calendar below for upcoming trainings provided by our specialists. All event information, including how to register, is included in the event details. We look forward to working with you!

Click here! Please double check workshop location before registering, as we offer trainings at multiple sites.

Toni-Anne Johns Toni-Anne joined the CRPC as a Behavior Specialist in July of 2021. Toni-Anne holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Nazareth College and a Master of Science from Touro College. Toni-Anne currently holds New York State certifications as a Teacher of the Speech and Hearing Handicapped, an Early Childhood Educator, Special Education Teacher and as a School Building and District Leader.Prior to joining the CRPC team, Toni-Anne spent 20+ years, in a variety of ever-evolving roles within a preschool program focused on the unique needs of preschoolers

Deborah Staley
Deborah joined the CRPC as a Behavior Specialist, in September 2022. She holds a BA from Hartwick College and an MA in Applied Behavior Analysis from University of Massachusetts – Dartmouth, receiving her certification as a BCBA in 2020. She has over 15 years of experience in the field of education, both as a special education teacher for students with Autism Spectrum Disorder, and more recently, as a behavior specialist for public school districts across Central New York.