Entries by LSShannon

Staff Spotlight: Amanda Jones, Program Manager, Little Star Center Bloomington

Amanda has worked at Little Star Center Bloomington for two years. As program manager, she creates and supervises individualized plans for learners on her caseload. Amanda also provides supervision to RBTs and students who will sit for the BCBA exam. Soon, Amanda will have a new title: Mom! She and her husband, Braeden, are expecting their […]

Ukraine group visits Little Star Center Lafayette West

A medical team from the Ukraine recently visited Little Star Center Lafayette West for a tour and to discuss methods to diagnose and treat children with autism. The six-member team spent the week in Lafayette as part of an education tour sponsored by the Lafayette Rotary Club. While at Little Star Center Lafayette West, the […]

Little Star Center Bloomington celebrates a milestone

By Danyl Epperheimer, MS, BCBA Assistant Clinical Director, Little Star Center Bloomington On August 5, Little Star Center Bloomington celebrated our first successful transition from our program. This transition was not expedited by insurance coverage, school, or parents.  The transition occurred because this learner met all of his goals and was successfully transitioning into Kindergarten, indistinguishable from […]

Little Star Center expands autism services in Indiana with two new locations

Little Star Center, Indiana’s first center-based, therapeutic applied behavior analysis (ABA) provider serving children to young adults with autism, announces today it is expanding autism services in Indiana by adding two new locations to its system of statewide ABA facilities. Little Star Centers in Clarksville and Newburgh will staff up to 100 new jobs in […]

Little Star Center published in national quarterly

Leadership at Little Star Center, a provider of ABA therapy in Indiana, has published an article in a national publication. The article on behavior analysis certification will be published in Behavior Analysis in Practice. The quarterly publication, affiliated with the Association for Behavior Analysis International, will be available to subscribers this fall. Authors are Mary Rosswurm, executive […]

Staff Spotlight: Jackie Thaxton, Little Star Center Lafayette, Indiana

Jackie Thaxton has been with Little Star Center for four years. As assistant clinical director, she is responsible for the day-to-day management of Little Star Center Lafayette. In addition to her job at Little Star Center, Jackie is in the final stages of planning her September wedding. Here’s more information about Jackie: What do you most […]

Little Star Center hires Chief Community Officer

Dorron (Ron) Farris is Little Star Center’s chief community officer, a newly created position to strengthen the organization’s partnerships statewide. Dorron has more than 20 years of experience in the medical industry. Prior to joining Little Star Center, Dorron has worked for several major companies such as Eli Lilly, Merck and Sanofi. Here’s more information […]

Little Star Center to discuss autism services in Indiana at national conferences

Little Star Center will participate in several conferences this fall to discuss and support autism services in Indiana. Leadership will participate in the following conferences: Florida Association for Behavior Analysis, Sept. 14-17 Tim Courtney, chief operations officer, and Vince LaMarca, clinical director, will present two topics based on their experience with autism services in Indiana: […]

Staff Spotlight: Tabitha Hays, In-Home Program Manager

Tabitha Hays has been with Little Star Center for two years, serving as an in-home program manager. Tabitha focuses on autism services in Indianapolis. What do you most enjoy about your job at Little Star Center? Helping kids and families affected by autism so that they can enjoy life and function better at home and […]

Little Star Center staff plans fundraising events

Fundraising events are scheduled this spring to support Little Star Center, an Indiana ABA therapy facility. Staff at Little Star’s Indiana locations are teaming up to raise money for the non-profit organization’s scholarship program which provides financial support to learners unable to cover tuition when faced with temporary insurance challenges. Families and friends of Little […]