We will be speaking to ABA professionals: Carole Ryan Hanlon and Michelle Barnard from Interlocking Connections, LLC.
Carole Ryan Hanlon holds a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology, is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (since 2001) and is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in both CT and MA. Carole has worked in group homes, family homes, community placements, schools, clinics and psychiatric crisis units for over 30 years. Since receiving her Masters degree, Carole has worked in clinical, educational and residential settings with children, adolescents and adults. Carole is skilled at providing behavioral support, educational consultation, cognitive behavioral counseling, diagnostic and functional assessment and intensive treatment for behaviorally disordered individuals and/or their families. She is the owner and co-founder of Interlocking Connections, LLC based out of Enfield, CT.
Michelle Barnard received her Masters degree in Clinical Practices of Psychology from the University of Hartford. She has been licensed as a Professional Counselor in the state of Connecticut since 2012. Michelle has utilized behaviorally based therapies with various populations throughout the entirety of her training. From 2012 to 2015 she served as the Clinical Supervisor of office services at Interlocking Connections, LLC building her experience working with individuals on the autism spectrum. Upon moving to Pennsylvania in 2015 she completed a course sequence in Applied Behavioral Analysis at Penn State University. In 2019 she returned to Interlocking Connections, LLC to complete her supervision hours for certification as a behavioral analyst (BCBA). Michelle currently works with children and adults on the autism spectrum providing ABA informed clinical services in the office setting.