Laura O’Rourke

Associate

Laura is the founder and Executive Director of Behavior Bridges, LLC. She has a master of science in Special Education, has been a Board Certified Behavior Analyst since 2006, and is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. Over the past 15 years, Laura has spent much of her time working with individuals across the lifespan who have autism spectrum disorder or intellectual disabilities, addressing challenging behaviors and skill building. Laura has experience in home, school, community, work, and center based settings. Individual technical assistance experience includes: job skills training, functional behavior analysis, environmental modifications and supports, proactive behavior supports, task analysis, communication training and crisis intervention. Laura’s aim is to equip individuals with the tools and strategies they need to independently identify and navigate their employment goals. Laura has had the pleasure of providing consultations, workshops, and services across the United States and internationally. She has taught graduate level courses and has been a guest lecturer for several universities. Laura currently enjoys serving as a behavior consultant, therapist, and trainer at the individual and program level across the state.