Center for Behavioral Sciences, Inc. is excited to announce the addition of Dr. Shaji Haq to the CBS team! Dr. Haq will serve as CBS’ Clinical Director, effective Jan. 16, 2018. Dr. Haq is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst‒Doctoral (BCBA-D) with a Ph.D. in School Psychology from the University of Oregon. Dr. Haq earned his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of California, San Diego, in 2009; his Educational Specialist (Ed.S) degree in School Psychology at California State University, Fresno, in 2012; and he has been a Nationally Certified School Psychologist (NCSP) since 2012.
Dr. Haq’s prior experience includes an APA-accredited internship at Marcus Autism Center – Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, with rotations in the Language and Learning Clinic, Severe Behavior, and the Pediatric Feeding Disorders Clinic; completion of his postdoctoral fellowship; and prior employment as a Senior Clinician in Peoria, Arizona, where he supervised clinicians and managed the day-to-day functions of the Center.
Dr. Haq is a frequent contributor at ABA conferences, such as the Association of Behavior Analysis International; and his research is published in peer-reviewed scientific journals, including the Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, Behavioral Interventions, and Behavior Modification. Dr. Haq’s research interests are primarily in the areas of verbal behavior and reduction of problem behavior displayed by children with developmental disabilities (e.g., autism). He also enjoys supervision and mentorship of ABA students and BCBAs.
Learn more about Dr. Haq and the CBS team, here.