Assistant Teaching Professor of Applied Behavior Analysis
About Francine Baffa
Dr. Francine Baffa is a certified special education teacher and board certified behavior analyst as well as a licensed social worker. She has consulted school districts, organizations, and families as an educational and behavioral consultant to develop effective programming strategies for students. Dr. Baffa works closely with colleagues developing multi-cultural approaches to service and support of this disability. She has expanded her practice internationally through her consulting service in India and supervision of BCBA candidates globally. Her areas of interest are applications of applied behavior analysis expand beyond autism to the areas of severe depression and substance use disorder as well as teaching activities of daily living to those patients with Alzheimer's.
Ph.D. Teachers College, Columbia University Autism and Intellectual Disabilities
MSW New York University
MBA Iona College
M.A.T. Manhattanville College
B.A. Cornell University English