Shaun Wood

Program Manager

Shaun is a community developer who is passionate about social justice and equality of opportunity, and has worked to support people with disabilities since 2002. Since then, he continues to work in schools, people’s homes, and job sites helping to build inclusive communities. Click here to see some of his work on YouTube. Shaun is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) and a certified Employment Specialist. He served in the United States Peace Corps in Bulgaria and surrounding countries, and has both his M.Ed. in Applied Behavior Analysis and his B.A. in Political Science and Human Rights from the University of Washington. Shaun is particularly interested in using ABA, emerging technology, reflective processes, and mentorship to drive employment outcomes. When he isn’t working, he enjoys tending to his garden, drinking black coffee, staring at his topical fish tank, and jogging circles around his small hometown of Burien, Washington.

 

Technical Assistance and Consultation services:

  • General supported employment and transition best practices
  • Conducting functional assessments and designing positive behavior support plans for people in crisis or at risk of losing access to the community
  • Designing and implementing supports for independence, self-monitoring, productivity, and emotional regulation
  • Conducting individualized technology assessments
  • Building and teaching individualized augmentative and assistive communication systems for people who use limited or no words for communication
  • School based consultations on successful transition between school and adult services
  • Facilitation of system change strategies for large and small organizations looking to implement employment first practices

Phone: 206-388-6307

Email: Shaun@gowise.org