Frank Carle, M.A., BCBA
Director of Clinical Services
Frank received his B.A. in psychology in 2002 from the University of Houston. In 2003, he obtained the Board Certified Associate Behavior Analyst (BCaBA)credeintial. In 2008, Frank obtained his Master of Arts (M.A.) in Clinical Psychology from the University of Houston, Clear-Lake. He returned to the University of Houston, Clear-Lake, certificate-only program, to complete coursework to sit for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) examination. Frank obtained his BCBA in January 2011.
Frank began working with children with autism as an undergraduate student at the University of Houston in 1999. For over 8 years, he provided early intensive ABA therapy for families in the Houston area, and served in various leadership roles. In 2009, he began working as the Assistant Principal/Behavior Analyst at a private school for students with autism. Working in a school setting provided Frank the opportunity to hone and refine his capabilities in the areas of; conducting behavior assessments,, writing treatment plans, training staff how to implement behavior plans, and writing Individual Education Plans (IEP’s).
Over the past 18 years, Frank has dedicated his career to improving the quality of life for his clients and their families. Frank finds client progress, no matter how big or small, meaningful and rewarding. As a student of the ABA field, he enjoys acquiring new information, as well as sharing his existing knowledge of ABA with others.